Speaker Profile

Andrew Tarbuck

Andrew Tarbuck
Partner and Head of Equity Capital Markets at Al Tamimi & Company

Andrew is a Partner and Head of Equity Capital Markets at Al Tamimi and, with over 12 years of experience in the region, he is widely recognised as a leading lawyer for capital markets in the Middle East.

Andrew has particular expertise in all aspects of capital markets transactions, particularly IPOs, other equity fund raisings, debt securities and Sukuk. He is skilled in all aspects of capital markets, M&A, public company work and corporate law with an impressive track record across the region and internationally, including advising on the largest IPO ever in the Middle East (National Commercial Bank in Saudi Arabia) and recently leading the Al Tamimi team on the IPO of Network International on the London Stock Exchange.

Andrew has been ranked in Band 1 in Chambers Global for several years and is a “Leading Individual” in Legal 500 for UAE and Middle East Capital Markets. Commentators described him as "very knowledgeable, practical and energetic, and gets things done", “a big player who brings a lot of expertise to his team” and as “a leading figure in the capital markets space” with “a solid track record in multibillion-dollar IPOs”.