Shaakir Daud

Shaakir Daud

Associate
Dubai

Email shaakir.daud@​hoganlovells.com

Phone +971 4 377 9393

Fax +971 4 377 9378

Practice groupFinance

Shaakir Daud is a projects associate, based in our Dubai office. Shaakir has experience in banking and project finance transactions, and in upstream oil & gas RBL and exploration finance facilities. He has acted for both borrowers and lenders on loan and security documentation.

He also has experience advising borrowers, lenders and sponsors on international energy and infrastructure projects across the MENA region.

Education and admissions

Education

Bachelor of Laws, University of Leicester, Hons I

Representative experience

Advising ACWA Power on the project financing aspects of the US$1.2bn Taweelah IWP in Abu Dhabi, the world's largest RO desalination plant to date.

Advising a syndicate of commercial lenders on a US$ 355,000,000 reserve-based senior facility agreement to develop fields in the North Sea.

Advising a syndicate of international financial institutions on a US$ 180,000,000 reserve-based senior facility agreement to develop fields in Greece.

Advising an international financial institution on its US$ 20,000,000 reserve-based facility agreement to develop fields in Morocco.

Advising a syndicate of commercial lenders on a US$200,000,000 amendment and restatement agreement in connection with a reserve-based facility agreement to develop fields in the North Sea.

Advising commercial lenders on a NOK 1 billion amendment and restatement agreement in connection with a reserve-based facility agreement to develop fields in the North Sea.

Advising a syndicate of lenders on a US$ 35,000,000 facility in connection with the development of a solar power plant in Ukraine.

Advising an international financial institution on a US$ 26,200,000 facility in connection with the development of a solar power plant in Kazakhstan.

Advising an international financial institution on a US$ 150,000,000 facility in connection with the purchase of freight wagons in Ukraine.

Assisted in reviewing procurement and concession laws for a country in Sub-Sahara Africa as part of an IFC mandate.

Assisted in drafting template FIDIC construction contracts for an Abu Dhabi based client to be used in an upcoming multi-million dollar redevelopment.

Advising an African bank’s UK subsidiary on an uncommitted invoice discounting facility of up to US$5,000,000 to a UK holding company, used to on-lend to UAE-based companies.

Advising a UK subsidiary of an African bank on an uncommitted invoice discounting facility of up to US$ 9,000,000 to a group of companies based in the UAE and Singapore.

Advising a multinational commodity trading house on an amendment to its US$ 55,000,000 facility.

Advising a syndicate of commercial lenders on a US$ 100,000,000 refinancing.

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