Partner

Muscat

+968 99238348 (M) +968 24829249

Highly regarded

English
Hindi
Marathi
Gujarati


Bar admissions:

England & Wales
India

Jurisdictions:

Oman

Practice areas:

Banking
Capital markets : Equity
M&A

Industry sectors:

Banking
Energy
Oil and gas


Ardeshir is a Partner, and heads AMJ’s corporate/capital markets and M & A team. He works on debt and equity capital market transactions, M&A deals and advises on cross-border financial services and derivatives and securities lending transactions. 

Advised:-

  • Citigroup Global Markets, on KCA Deutag UK Finance plc’s acquisition finance backed takeover of Dalma Energy. The acquisition financing involved issuance of US$ 400,000,000 9 5/8% Senior Secured Notes. The deal was recognised as IFLR (Middle East)’s M&A Deal of the year in 2018.  
  • ACWA Power and Mitsui & Co. - founders of Dhofar Generating Company (DGC) on its IPO and listing on the Muscat Securities Market.
  • IPIC, on Omani aspects of its merger with Mubadala Development Company. The deal was recognised as IFLR’s domestic deal of the year in 2017.  
  • Mubaddarah on its US$65 million stake sale in Gulf Energy, which involved a US$ 1.1 billion business combination with a Nasdaq-listed SPAC entity;
  • Renaissance Services on its $200,000,000 dual-currency (USD/OMR) perpetual bonds, which were listed on the Irish Stock Exchange by a wholly owned subsidiary.

  • Capital markets: Debt/ Equity
  • Investment funds
  • M&A
  • Private equity

  • Banking
  • Financial services
  • Insurance
  • Investment management

  • Bar Council of Maharashtra & Goa

  • Solicitor, Supreme Court of England and Wales, 2002
  • Solicitor, Bombay High Court, 1999
  • Advocate Bar Council of Maharashtra & Goa, 1997