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Bader is a bilingual associate with King & Spalding’s Corporate, Finance and Investments practice, based in the Riyadh office. His experience is heavily diversified as he specializes in corporate, private equity, M&A deals, corporate restructurings, joint ventures, real estate and litigation as well as local and cross border transactions.

Bader advises regional and global clients on corporate M&A, joint ventures, due diligence, employment law, commercial agency, franchise and distributorship dealings, in addition to various foreign investment matters.

Bader has written articles on the new amendments to the Saudi Companies Regulations, the employment sector, and the legal updates in relation to the Saudi Arabian Vision 2030 initiative for multiple magazines including the Islamic Finance News.

Bader holds an LL.M. from California Western School of Law. During his graduate studies, Bader trained at a boutique law firms in San Diego and Orange County. He is admitted as Saudi licensed lawyer by the Saudi Ministry of Justice in 2016, and a member of the Saudi Bar Association

Credentials

LL.M. International Commercial Law, California Western School of Law, general honors

Bachelor of Laws, King Saud University College of Law & Political Sciences

Arabic

English

Matters

Gulf Investment Corporation on its acquisition of a minority stake in Sudair Pharmaceutical Company in Saudi Arabia. Sudair Pharma is developing Sudair Specialized Pharmaceutical Complex in the Sudair Industrial City for manufacturing of high-end generic drugs for cancer treatment.

Gulf Capital on the acquisition of 100% of the share capital of Multibrands LLC from Sadita Holding through a CMA fund. Multibrands is a leading Saudi food & beverage distribution business which distributes brands including Alicafe, Alitea, Dole, Ocean Spray, Saladitos, Sweet’n Low, McCain frozen foods and others.

Investcorp on the acquisition of a stake in Bindawood Group, which owns one of the largest chains of grocery stores and related businesses in Saudi Arabia. The transaction was Investcorp’s largest investment in the Middle East to date.

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Gulf Investment Corporation on its acquisition of a minority stake in Sudair Pharmaceutical Company in Saudi Arabia. Sudair Pharma is developing Sudair Specialized Pharmaceutical Complex in the Sudair Industrial City for manufacturing of high-end generic drugs for cancer treatment.

Gulf Capital on the acquisition of 100% of the share capital of Multibrands LLC from Sadita Holding through a CMA fund. Multibrands is a leading Saudi food & beverage distribution business which distributes brands including Alicafe, Alitea, Dole, Ocean Spray, Saladitos, Sweet’n Low, McCain frozen foods and others.

Investcorp on the acquisition of a stake in Bindawood Group, which owns one of the largest chains of grocery stores and related businesses in Saudi Arabia. The transaction was Investcorp’s largest investment in the Middle East to date.

NBK Capital on its acquisition of a minority stake in Sanabel Al Salam, a leading Arabic sweets and confectionary producer and retailer in Saudi Arabia.

General Dynamics on a wide range of corporate, structuring, and regulatory issues.

Cravia Inc. on a wide range of corporate, structuring, and regulatory issues pertaining to corporate and commercial matters of the Saudi Arabian operation.

Johns Hopkins Aramco Healthcare on a wide range of corporate, structuring, and regulatory issues in relation to the healthcare laws and regulations in Saudi Arabia.

Abraaj Capital on formation of 100% foreign owned company licensed to engage in investments in Saudi Arabia and advice on restructuring various investments in Saudi Arabia.

Diaverum on joint venture with the Nazer Group to develop dialysis centers throughout Saudi Arabia, and advice in relation to contract with the Ministry of Health.

Nazer Group and BUPA on a healthcare joint venture and other regulatory and commercial/corporate matters pertaining to establishing medical clinics in Saudi Arabia.

GCC-based company on development of greenfield hospitals in Saudi Arabia including all related permit and regulatory issues and acquisition of land.

Bupa Arabia – advising on healthcare regulatory and commercial matters.

Al Rajhi Holding – advising on corporate restructuring of group companies in Saudi Arabia.

Al Rajhi Capital and Arcapita Bank advising on the formation of a Saudi Arabian property income fund, and acquisition and sale-lease back of properties (including warehouses) in Saudi Arabia for the fund.

Malaz Capital – advising  the formation of CMA real estate funds to acquire, own and operate a residential compound in Riyadh and another compound in the Eastern Province.

Matters

Gulf Investment Corporation on its acquisition of a minority stake in Sudair Pharmaceutical Company in Saudi Arabia. Sudair Pharma is developing Sudair Specialized Pharmaceutical Complex in the Sudair Industrial City for manufacturing of high-end generic drugs for cancer treatment.

Gulf Capital on the acquisition of 100% of the share capital of Multibrands LLC from Sadita Holding through a CMA fund. Multibrands is a leading Saudi food & beverage distribution business which distributes brands including Alicafe, Alitea, Dole, Ocean Spray, Saladitos, Sweet’n Low, McCain frozen foods and others.

Investcorp on the acquisition of a stake in Bindawood Group, which owns one of the largest chains of grocery stores and related businesses in Saudi Arabia. The transaction was Investcorp’s largest investment in the Middle East to date.

See more
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Matters

Gulf Investment Corporation on its acquisition of a minority stake in Sudair Pharmaceutical Company in Saudi Arabia. Sudair Pharma is developing Sudair Specialized Pharmaceutical Complex in the Sudair Industrial City for manufacturing of high-end generic drugs for cancer treatment.

Gulf Capital on the acquisition of 100% of the share capital of Multibrands LLC from Sadita Holding through a CMA fund. Multibrands is a leading Saudi food & beverage distribution business which distributes brands including Alicafe, Alitea, Dole, Ocean Spray, Saladitos, Sweet’n Low, McCain frozen foods and others.

Investcorp on the acquisition of a stake in Bindawood Group, which owns one of the largest chains of grocery stores and related businesses in Saudi Arabia. The transaction was Investcorp’s largest investment in the Middle East to date.

NBK Capital on its acquisition of a minority stake in Sanabel Al Salam, a leading Arabic sweets and confectionary producer and retailer in Saudi Arabia.

General Dynamics on a wide range of corporate, structuring, and regulatory issues.

Cravia Inc. on a wide range of corporate, structuring, and regulatory issues pertaining to corporate and commercial matters of the Saudi Arabian operation.

Johns Hopkins Aramco Healthcare on a wide range of corporate, structuring, and regulatory issues in relation to the healthcare laws and regulations in Saudi Arabia.

Abraaj Capital on formation of 100% foreign owned company licensed to engage in investments in Saudi Arabia and advice on restructuring various investments in Saudi Arabia.

Diaverum on joint venture with the Nazer Group to develop dialysis centers throughout Saudi Arabia, and advice in relation to contract with the Ministry of Health.

Nazer Group and BUPA on a healthcare joint venture and other regulatory and commercial/corporate matters pertaining to establishing medical clinics in Saudi Arabia.

GCC-based company on development of greenfield hospitals in Saudi Arabia including all related permit and regulatory issues and acquisition of land.

Bupa Arabia – advising on healthcare regulatory and commercial matters.

Al Rajhi Holding – advising on corporate restructuring of group companies in Saudi Arabia.

Al Rajhi Capital and Arcapita Bank advising on the formation of a Saudi Arabian property income fund, and acquisition and sale-lease back of properties (including warehouses) in Saudi Arabia for the fund.

Malaz Capital – advising  the formation of CMA real estate funds to acquire, own and operate a residential compound in Riyadh and another compound in the Eastern Province.

Credentials

LL.M. International Commercial Law, California Western School of Law, general honors

Bachelor of Laws, King Saud University College of Law & Political Sciences

Arabic

English