Patrik Daintry focuses his practice on all aspects of corporate finance with a particular emphasis on cross-border international mergers and acquisitions and international joint ventures (both MENA inbound and MENA outbound).
Patrik has worked on a number of equity capital market transactions in Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, UAE and the UK representing both issuers and financial sponsors.
Some of Patrik's leading clients include Saudi Arabian Military Industries (SAMI), Koch Industries, Brighter AB and Calidus. Over his career, Patrik has advised clients in the medical, hospitality and entertainment, defence, real estate and telecom sectors.
Patrik has lived and worked in the Middle East since 2006, including periods in Bahrain, Abu Dhabi and the UAE.
He has deep familiarity with the Gulf Cooperation Council markets, specifically the considerations and nuances of local laws, and is often sought after for his commercial perspective and his approach in taking the best practices of a Western-style transaction and adapting it to the local market.
Patrik also speaks Swedish and has strong links to the Scandinavian market.
During his career, Patrik has been on secondments with Dubai World, Flash Entertainment and a development and investment vehicle of the Abu Dhabi Government.