CAPITAL STRUCTURING / MARKET DEVELOPMENT (DUBAI)

Developed Sukuk Convertible Bonds for Commercial Bank: For a multi-billion-dollar investment firm, structured and served as lead investor in one of the first "Sukuk" convertible bond issues.  This involved working with local authorities and regulators to make sure the bond was regulatory, tax, and Shariah compliant, leading the investor group, and marketing and sourcing an additional $400 million in financing from leading institutional investors that wanted to support one of the first "Ijarah Sukuk" transactions