Lawyer profile for Global 2022
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Banking & Finance - Egypt
"Ahmed is very switched on; he is a pro-business lawyer. He is great at assessing risks."
Projects & Energy - Egypt
"Ahmed is extremely good, very responsive and represents good value for money."
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Ahmed Haggag started his career as a junior associate with S&S in 2007 and became a partner on 1 January 2015. He was seconded to Clifford Chance Dubai for a period of 6 months during 2011. Ahmed's Banking and Finance practice focuses on project finance, M&A and oil & gas. Ahmed was also selected by Chambers Global 2018 for his experience in Banking & Finance and by the IFLR1000 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018 as a leading/highly regarded lawyer. With a business mind and pragmatic approach, Ahmed is the trusted legal adviser and regularly acts on market leading complex transactions that often have a cross-border aspect for key DFIs, export credit agencies and commercial banks. his recent work highlights include:
1. Advising IFC on its potential subscription in Egypt’s first regulated green bonds’ issuance by the CIB.
2. Acting for CDC Group PLC in relation to its USD 100 million Tier 2 Capital to CIB Egypt at this critical time as economies all over the world are impacted by the COVID19 crisis.
3. Acting for "EBRD", as lender’s local counsel, in relation to the USD 12 million loan for financing of Aldau Al Haram for Hotels Operations SAE.