The "very pragmatic and solution-oriented" Mehdi Haroun is an eminent figure in the oil and gas sector, notably handling mandates in Algeria and North Africa. "An expert in upstream," he is appreciated by clients for his leadership: "He's confident and made it clear that he was capable of guiding us through these transactions." He regularly advises on gas sale agreements, joint ventures and transactions in the sector. He acts for an impressive roster of leading IOCs. He operates from the firm's Paris office.