Partner, Head of Banking & Finance, Qatar Office
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Rafiq is Partner and head of the Banking & Finance practice in Qatar having worked for the firm for over 5 years. He has primarily been involved in assisting the firm’s clients in structuring and drafting documents in the areas of trade finance; asset finance and project finance (using conventional and Islamic structures). Before re-joining the firm in 2010, Rafiq was Head of Legal at Barclays Bank in India and on the Senior Leadership Committee responsible for management of the bank. Rafiq works actively with Commercial Bank of Qatar, Qatar Islamic Bank. Ahli United Bank and Standard Chartered Bank (Qatar Branch).