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Pervez is Freshfields’ regional managing partner and head of corporate for the Middle East and North Africa.

His practice focuses on private equity, M&A and joint ventures in the financial services, insurance, energy, utilities, transport, logistics, consumer goods, retail, education, healthcare, telecoms and media sectors.

His clients are typically regional and international financial investors and corporates doing business throughout MENA, the rest of Africa, Turkey, and south and southeast Asia. Pervez also advises sovereign wealth funds and government investment vehicles on transactions integral to their strategic investment and economic diversification programmes.