Mr. Parikh has a corporate and projects practice in Saudi Arabia and elsewhere in the Middle East, with a focus on M&A, private equity, inward investment, infrastructure projects and capital markets. Babul has practiced in the Middle East, and principally in Saudi Arabia, for more than 20 years and represents both regional and international clients. His clients range from large multi-nationals to SMEs and include also joint ventures, private equity funds and project start-ups.
Babul Parikh's practice focuses on transactions primarily related to the structuring and implementation of M&A, infrastructure projects and inward investment in the Middle East, principally within the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Babul advises clients on all key steps in a transaction, right through from applicable regulatory processes through to the preparation, negotiation and implementation of transaction documents. He frequently acts as lead lawyer on large and complex transactions, as well as on smaller scale transactions. He has played a key role in investment in projects or in the sale or purchase of companies and assets in various sectors, including mining, oilfield services, education, electricity, food and beverages and potable water. He has considerable experience of the commercial environment in Saudi Arabia and the broader Middle East and a deep understanding of conducting transactions within its cultural and legal environment.