Mansoor J Malik is a founder and senior partner at Al Busaidy, Mansoor Jamal & Co (AMJ) and head of the corporate/commercial, capital markets, banking and finance, and natural resources and infrastructure teams.

Mansoor is a senior corporate/commercial, finance, energy and projects specialist with over 30 years’ experience advising on innovative public–private partnerships, restructurings and privatisations of government entities across the full spectrum of industry sectors. Involved in most of Oman’s high-value ‘first-of-a-kind’ transactions and projects, Mansoor is an expert on Oman’s laws and regulatory frameworks and is consistently ranked as the country’s star performer and leading legal practitioner. Regarded as a pioneer in the newly emergent field of Islamic finance, he heads AMJ’s dedicated Islamic finance team.

Mansoor is also regarded as the foremost authority on Oman’s privatisation and utilities sector law, by virtue of which he was engaged by the government of Oman to draft the first public–private partnership law, publication of which is imminent. His clients include most power and water companies, banks, state-owned enterprises and leading trading houses in Oman. He is the Omani counsel of choice for magic circle and silver circle international firms operating out of the UAE.