Omar B. Maayeh

  • Dubai International Financial Centre
  • ICD Brookfield Place, Level 16
  • P.O. Box 506698
  • Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Omar Maayeh, a member of the Corporate Department, advises on a broad range of corporate, capital markets, Islamic finance and commercial transactions.

  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Joint ventures
  • Capital markets


Mr. Maayeh’s experience includes advising:

  • Amanat Holding, a UAE-based healthcare investment company, in connection with its AED356 million acquisition of a minority stake in International Medical Company (IMC) in Saudi Arabia
  • The Middle East Healthcare Company (MEAHCO) in relation to its US$480 million IPO, and the listing of its shares on the Saudi Stock Exchange (Tadawul) - the largest equity offering in Saudi Arabia in 2016
  • The shareholders of Finance Bank Zambia in its sale to Atlas Mara
  • Dubai-based Olive Group on its merger with Constellis Holdings LLC to create the global leader in security, risk management and complex program management services
  • Maran Nakilat Co. Ltd., a joint venture between Nakilat and Maran Ventures Inc., in connection with a Shari’ah-compliant Murabaha refinancing agreement for the expansion of Maran Nakilat Co. Ltd.'s fleet of LNG carriers located in Qatar from four vessels to six
  • Maran Nakilat Co. Ltd., in connection with a US$699 million facility provided by Qatar National Bank for the refinancing of two existing LNG vessels and the purchase of two additional LNG vessels by the Maran Nakilat
  • Ooredoo Q.S.C. in connection with the establishment of its US$2 billion airtime sukuk program and the issuance of US$1.25 billion trust certificates thereunder
  • Nakilat on the financings by Al Khalij Commercial Bank (al khaliji) for two Nakilat joint ventures: Nakilat-Keppel Offshore & Marina (N-KOM) and Nakilat Damen Shipyards Qatar (NDSQ)
  • Qatar Petroleum and Mesaieed Petrochemical Holding Company (a Qatar Petroleum subsidiary) on its full retail IPO and listing on the Qatar Exchange in 2014, Qatar's first IPO since 2010


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