Frank Mausen is a partner in the banking and international capital markets department of Allen & Overy SCS (Luxembourg), specialising in securities laws and capital markets regulation, including stock exchange listings. His clients include banks, as well as corporate, institutional, supranational and sovereign issuers that he advises on debt and equity transactions, Islamic financing and structured finance transactions, including securitisation, structured products, covered bonds, IPOs, placements and buy-backs of securities, exchange offers, listing applications and ongoing obligations deriving from such listings. He has 16 years’ experience in these areas. Mr Mausen regularly holds conferences on securitisation and other capital markets topics in Luxembourg and abroad. Mr Mausen is a member of the Islamic finance working group of Luxembourg for Finance and the capital markets commission of the Luxembourg banking association. Mr Mausen has also joined the securitisation working group set up by the Haut Comité de la Place Financière.