Pervez Akhtar
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Pervez Akhtar
Managing Partner and Head of MENA Region, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer

Recognised by the market as one of the MENA region’s leading M&A lawyers, Pervez has more than 20 years extensive cross-border experience, much of which has been in emerging and high growth markets.

He specialises in advising the leading regional and international financial investors, corporates and financial institutions on their investments throughout the MENA region and wider African continent. Pervez also advises government investment vehicles and sovereign wealth funds on regional and international transactions integral to their strategic investment and economic diversification programmes.

He has advised on many of the region’s most complex and high profile domestic and cross-border transactions across multiple sectors and is personally ranked in the leading legal research directories for his client work throughout the region.

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