Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
14 days ago
LEGAL DIRECTOR, OPERATIONS AND INVESTMENTS, SAUDI ARABIA
Multi-faceted investment corporation with many assets and interests, seeking a high quality Legal Director.
CLIENT: We are working exclusively with an investment company based in Riyadh. Through a series of joint ventures, they have a strategic hold on various assets and entities across the globe, through ownership and co-investment. Much of their work is therefore a blend of asset management, private equity and venture capital, across a wide range of sectors, but with a focus onto industry and utilities.
ROLE: You will join as a Legal Director and report to the well established CLO. Some of the anticipated activities are outlined below:
- Take a lead role on project transactions and new business ventures
- Develop strategy, both long and short term
- Ability to negotiate, transact, and close large deals with multiple parties
- Handle regulatory and compliance issues
CANDIDATE: There are some key criteria to adhere to:
- At least 10+ PQE from a leading western jurisdiction
- Exposure to the KSA or wider Middle East market
- Likely a projects / infrastructure background, though strong corporate lawyers with industry / utilities sector experience can also be considered
- Strong construction and utilities background
- Bi-lingual Arabic is an advantage but not a requirement
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