Founder and Managing Partner

Muscat

+ 968 2481 4466

Market leader

English
Urdu
Punjabi


Bar admissions:

England & Wales

Jurisdictions:

Oman

Practice areas:

Asset finance
Banking
Capital markets : Structured finance and securitisation
Investment funds
Islamic finance
M&A
Private equity
Project development
Project finance
Restructuring and insolvency

Industry sectors:

Banking
Insurance
Natural resources
Utilities


Mansour has extensive transactional and advisory expertise in project development, finance and corporate law, regulation, governance, and dispute resolution.  Top ranked by global legal directories for involvement in innovative deals and advisory to government and blue chips over 30 years.  Oman Court of Appeal Arbitrator, rights of audience in Supreme Court.

Advised:-

  • Oman government on first global medium term note (GMTN) issuance programme and subsequent 3-tranche US$6.5bn jumbo bond issuance under Rule 144A/Regulation S listed on the Irish Stock Exchange;
  • Oman government/issuer on first sukuk issuance programme and subsequent US$2bn jumbo sukuk issuance under Rule 144A/Regulation S listed on the Irish Stock Exchange (IFN Oman Deal of the Year 2017);
  • IMs, JLMs and Arrangers on US$500m sukuk issuance by Mazoon Electricity Company (IFN Awards 2017 - Ijarah Deal of the Year);
  • Oman Gas on developing and financing US$640mn LPG extraction and storage facility;
  • Principal shareholders on US$65 million sale of a stake in Gulf Energy Services as part of a US$ 1.1 billion combination with a Nasdaq-listed entity.

  • Banking
  • Financial services regulatory
  • Islamic finance
  • PPP/PFI
  • Project finance

  • Banking
  • Energy
  • Financial services
  • Government and public policy
  • Tech and telecoms

  • England and Wales, 1983

  • IBA, CIArb, Associate member of 3VB Chambers, Grays Inn, London

  • LLB: University of Hull, 1982
  • Called to the Bar of England and Wales, 1983