Amir is the head of Pinsent Masons’ Banking and Finance practice in the Gulf region. He has been based in the region for over eight years and has advised clients on some of the big ticket deals across the region in project finance, as well as asset based and general corporate financings. He has extensive experience of acting on multi-sourced (Islamic) and ECA-supported financings. Amir brings a deep knowledge of Islamic finance acquired through completing a thesis on legal aspects of Islamic finance transactions. Amir is a frequent speaker on finance and Islamic finance topics.