Shirene Pek

Associate, Dubai

Biography

Overview

Shirene is an associate in our Global M&A practice. She has experience advising across a broad range of corporate matters for both domestic and international clients including private mergers and acquisitions, private equity transactions and corporate reorganisations.

Prior to qualifying into the Corporate Private Equity group, Shirene spent time in the firm's Capital Markets and International Arbitration practices in London, as well as the Corporate M&A and Private Equity practice in Dubai.

Bars and Courts
England and Wales
Education
Legal Practice Course
The University of Law
LLB (Hons)
University of Manchester
LLM
King's College London
Languages
English

Experience

Representation of Mubadala Investment Company, the Abu Dhabi sovereign wealth fund, on a co-investment with Vista Equity Partners in the US$8.4 billion take-private acquisition of Alvara, Inc. (NYSE: ALVR), a provider of tax compliance automation for US SMBs.

Representation of The Industrialization and Energy Services Company (TAQA) on its acquisition of Al Mansoori Petroleum Services LLC (AMPS), a provider of oilfield services in the Middle East based in Abu Dhabi.

Representation of Malaysia headquartered iron-ore mining company Southern Alliance Mining on its SS$122.3 million IPO in Singapore.*

*Matter worked on prior to White & Case LLP.