Ibrahim Soumrany | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice
Ibrahim Soumrany
Ibrahim Soumrany

Ibrahim Soumrany

Associate, London

T +44 20 7532 1136

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Overview

Ibrahim Soumrany is an associate in the Firm's Capital Markets group in London. Ibrahim's capital markets experience includes advising public and private issuers and investment banks on a broad range of capital markets transactions including equity and debt offerings, ongoing reporting obligations, IPOs and secondary offerings.  

Prior to joining White & Case, Ibrahim worked in the New York and Riyadh offices of a leading US law firm, where he advised international financial institutions and companies on capital markets, M&A and leveraged finance transactions, including IPOs, high yield debt offerings, Rule 144A/Regulation S offerings and acquisition financings.

Ibrahim was a J. William Fulbright Scholar in Washington, DC for the year 2010-2011.

Bars and Courts

  • New York State Bar
  • Beirut Bar

Education

  • LLM in Securities & Financial Regulation, Georgetown University Law Center
  • Post-Graduate Degree (DEA) in Banking and Financial Law, Université Saint-Joseph de Beyrouth, Lebanon
  • LLB, Université Saint-Joseph de Beyrouth, Lebanon

Languages

  • Arabic
  • French
  • English

Experience

Recent transactions include advising:

RBC Capital Markets, Credit Suisse, Barclays, BofA Merrill Lynch, Citigroup, Deutsche Bank Securities, Morgan Stanley and Goldman Sachs &Co. LLC in connection with a US$1.15 billion senior unsecured bridge facility and related US$1.15 billion senior notes offering by Olympus Merger Sub, Inc. used to finance the acquisition of West Corporation by Apollo  and related notes tender offer*

Jefferies in connection with a US$375 million senior secured senior notes offering by Canyon Resource Holdings, LLC and Canyon Finance Corp. LLC*

American Airlines in its US$500 million senior notes Offering*

BCP Partners and the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board on the IPO of Altice  on the NYSE*

The Capital Market Authority (CMA) in Saudi Arabia in relation to the redrafting of the public Merger & Acquisition Regulations and the drafting of a number of implementing regulations relating to the New Companies Law*

The Saudi Arabian Mining Company (Ma'aden) on its US$1.5 billion capital increase by way of rights issue*

The National Commercial Bank (NCB) on its US$6 billion initial public offering (IPO) and listing on the Saudi Stock Exchange  (Tadawul), which represents the largest equity offering in Saudi Arabia, and the second largest IPO globally in 2014*

Middle East Healthcare Company in relation to its US$480 million IPO on the Saudi Stock Exchange (Tadawul)*

Al-Yamamah Steel Industries Company in relation to its US$146 million IPO on the Saudi Stock Exchange (Tadawul)*

Dallah Healthcare Company in its acquisition of 100% shares in Erfan and Bagedo Hospital Company in Jeddah*

*Matters worked on prior to joining White & Case.