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Corporate & Finance - Oman
"Ardeshir is really easy to work with, super-friendly, very commercial, always available and accessible." "He is well versed in the legal aspects as well as in business practices and practical considerations."
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•Mergers and Acquisitions
•Corporate Finance and Structuring
•Anti-trust and Competition Law
Ardeshir heads AMJ’s capital markets and corporate finance team and has advised on IPOs, FPOs, and PIPE transactions as well as local and cross-border M&A transactions.
Ardeshir also advises clients in relation to anti-trust and competition law, across of a variety of relevant markets including in relation to M&A transactions, anti-competitive agreements and anti-competitive actions (e.g., abuse of a dominant position).
Ardeshir joined AMJ in 2004 and became a Partner in 2012.
•Solicitor of the Supreme Court of England & Wales (2002)
•Solicitor of the High Court of Bombay (1999)
•Advocate Bar Council of Maharashtra & Goa (1997)
•LexisNexis Practice Note Updates 2021
•Corporate Governance 2020: Chambers Global Practice Guides 2020
•Lexis Nexis –Merger Control
•IFLR: Merger Control Guide 2017
•Lexis Nexis M&A Law Guide 2017
20 plus years of experience
Ardeshir has advised:
•Ubhar Capital SAOC on its 100% acquisition of Gulf Baader Capital Markets SAOC;
•Various companies on various aspects of Omani law as would become applicable to
reorganisation/restructuring of two Government owned companies engaged in the oil
and gas and petrochemical sector, in particular the regulatory framework applicable to
•Renaissance Services SAOG on the Oman aspects of the divestment of its OSV
business to DP World;
•ABB on the Oman aspects of the transfer of its T&D business;
•Musandam Power on its initial public offering of shares;
•Mubbadrah Investment LLC in connection with a DeSpac transaction involving the
divestment of its group company Gulf Energy SAOC against allotment of shares in a
SPAC listed on a bourse in the U.S.;
•Dhofar Generating Company in connection with its initial public offering of shares and
listing on the Muscat Securities Market.
Expert in these Jurisdictions
Industry Sector Expertise
Banking, Securities Markets, Financial Services.
English, Gujarati, Hindi, Marathi and Urdu.
LLB, University of Bombay
0 - 1996
Bachelor of Commerce, University of Bombay
0 - 1993
Al Busaidy, Mansoor Jamal & Co (AMJ)