Muscat associate Sikander Siddiqui focuses on banking and finance matters. He specializes in conventional and Islamic finance products, structured finance, project acquisition finance, trade finance and debt capital markets. He has broad-based experience in the fields of equity investments, power projects, mergers and acquisitions (including group restructurings and de-mergers) and competition laws. Clients in the transportation industry also benefit from Mr. Sikander’s experience on various shipping and aircraft matters.
Prior to joining Curtis, Mr. Siddiqui served as the vice president of the legal department of Dubai Islamic Bank, the world's first Islamic bank and has also practised at top-tier banking & finance and corporate law firms in Pakistan. In Pakistan, he advised various banks and financial institutions and has worked on the issuance of multiple Term Finance Certificates and Sukuks.
MEMBERSHIPSHe is a member of the Honourable Society of Lincoln’s Inn, U.K. and is admitted to the Bars of England and Wales and Sindh, Pakistan.