• Advising and assisting a leading global banking institution with the opening of a banking branch in Saudi Arabia. This involved advising the bank on various regulatory matters and drafting banking document templates for use in the country.
  • Advising a leading banking institution with the refinancing of various loans provided to a distressed group of companies.
  • Advising a consortium of international financiers in relation to the USD150m project financing of a zinc mine expansion project in South Africa.
  • Advising the lender on a LSL500m financing package provided by a syndicate of South African banks to a diamond mining company in Lesotho.
  • Advising a lender in relation to an export credit backed facility for a roads and transportation project in Ghana.
  • Advising a lender on the refinancing of revolving loan facilities to a multi-jurisdictional borrower across Africa.
  • Advising a leading African development and private equity fund manager, and other minority shareholders, on the sale of a controlling shareholding in a Saudi Arabian based mining and metals company.
  • Advising a Saudi Arabian petrochemical manufacturer on the purchase of a significant-shareholding of the South African subsidiary of a global company which is a leading supplier and distributor of agricultural input commodities.
  • Advising a Botswana based lubricants company on the sale of its African businesses.
  • Advising on the purchase by a UK-based warehousing, logistics and distribution company of certain business assets of a South African rubber recycling company.