Associate (Alberta, Canada)
Marco is a corporate & finance lawyer with in-house experience in Qatar and Bahrain and private firm experience in Canada and the GCC. His practice focuses on corporate, securities and banking law matters. He advises private and public companies on all types of organisational and governance matters and on varied capital-raising, financing, M&A and commercial transactions.
Marco has advised on public offerings and private placements of equity and debt securities, and has acted for targets as well as acquirors in both public and private M&A transactions. He is experienced in negotiating and implementing cross-border share purchase & sale transactions, corporate reorganisations and joint-venture / shareholders’ agreements, as well as bank financing and private lending arrangements under both conventional and Islamic finance structures.
As an associate at Charles Russell Speechlys, Marco completed a 10.5-month secondment with Ooredoo Group, a Doha-based telco operating in 10 MENA & SEA countries, in 2013–2014; and has recently completed a one-year secondment with an Islamic bank in Bahrain, Kuwait Finance House (Bahrain).