Rothschild & Co Expands Reach with Riyadh Office Inauguration

Rothschild & Co Expands Reach with Riyadh Office Inauguration

By Staff Writer, 20 February 2024

Rothschild & Company, a prominent global financial advisory group, has announced the inauguration of its latest office in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, as part of its strategic expansion initiative within the Middle East region.

In a statement released by the company, this strategic move underscores Rothschild & Co's dedication to tapping into the burgeoning opportunities presented by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

Situated within the King Abdullah Financial District, the new office aims to provide a comprehensive range of advisory services, encompassing mergers & acquisitions, debt advisory & restructuring, and equity markets solutions.

Heading the Riyadh office is Nasser Al Issa, appointed as Managing Director and Head of Saudi Arabia, along with a team of seasoned bankers equipped with extensive experience and expertise in the region.

This setup aims to leverage the abundant talent pool within the region, coupled with Rothschild & Co's established leadership, to offer tailored strategic advice and solutions to its expanding clientele.

Saeed Al Awar, Partner and Head of the Middle East at Rothschild & Co, expressed enthusiasm about the firm's entry into Riyadh, citing it as a significant milestone in their ongoing regional expansion strategy.

He emphasized the pivotal role Saudi Arabia plays in their Middle East endeavors, labeling it as a cornerstone market.

He further added, "We are pleased to have  Al Issa with us leading our office along with a number of bankers that are relocating to Saudi Arabia to support the continued economic growth and increased activity within the kingdom."

Source: Trade Arabia

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