Homam Khoshaim is an associate in the Saudi office, where he is a member of the Corporate Department and the Mergers and Acquisitions and Emerging Companies Practices. Mr. Khoshaim advises on a broad range of corporate transactions, including initial public offerings and other equity capital markets transactions as well as international public and private M&A transactions. He counsels emerging companies and venture capital firms in joint ventures and corporate advisory work. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Khoshaim worked for a leading white-shoe firm based in London.

Mr. Khoshaim’s practice focuses on:

  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Joint ventures
  • Emerging companies
  • Venture capital
  • Private equity
  • Capital markets
  • Regulatory

Mr. Khoshaim’s experience includes advising:

  • Clients in various industries in the drafting of due diligence reports relating to IPOs, rights issues, and M&A transactions
  • Saudi Technology Ventures (STV), the largest VC firm in the Middle East, in the US$21 million Series A financing for Unifonic, a leading cloud communications startup, the largest Series A financing in the history of the Middle East
  • STV, as co-investor with Kingdom Holdings, Al Tayyar Group, and Rakuten, in the US$200 million Series F financing for Careem
  • STV in the US$12 million Series C financing for Vezeeta, the leading MENA healthcare startup
  • A Saudi-based bank in the US$3 million Series Seed financing for a Saudi-based FinTech startup
  • A Saudi-based investor in the US$5 million Series B financing for Bloovo, a UAE-based online
  • A Saudi-based VC in the Series A financing for a Saudi-based logistics startup
  • Alkhabeer Capital in numerous potential acquisitions and divestitures
  • Astrolabs on the preparation of various commercial agreements and its expansion into Saudi Arabia
  • Metlife AIG ANB in relation to the drafting of their corporate governance manuals
  • The DX Group, an AIM listed distribution and logistics company, on a reverse takeover bid of John Menzies plc’s distribution division*
  • Alpha Trains Group, a rolling stock leasing company, in connection with the financing of its acquisition of three fleets of rolling stock, and, on a second instruction, the refinancing of existing debt within the Group*
  • Legrand S.A., a global specialist in electrical and digital building infrastructure, on the submission of a binding bid, and, on a second instruction, the acquisition of CP Electronics Limited (UK)*
  • Arle Capital Partners, a private equity firm, on winding down its funds and investment management businesses as part of a solvent liquidation – concluded by way of sale to Newgate Capital*
  • In relation to the formation of multiple Saudi companies with foreign ownership, obtaining approvals from the Saudi Arabian General Investment Authority
  • Clients with the successful filing of multiple market concentration applications with the General Authority for Competition of Saudi Arabia
  • Various clients in due diligence of several companies in connection with potential acquisitions

*Matter handled prior to joining Latham

Bar Qualification

  • England and Wales (Solicitor)
  • New York

Education

  • JD, Tulane University Law School, 2015
  • Bachelor of Commerce (Finance) in Law, Ryerson Polytechnic University, 2012

Languages Spoken

  • Arabic
  • English