Pantelis is a director at Swicorp, Oaklins’ member firm in Saudi Arabia. A generalist banker with over 15 years of corporate finance and investment banking experience, he specializes in mergers and acquisitions, corporate divestitures, and debt and equity financings. He has facilitated transactions across an array of companies, including food retailers, food manufacturers, real estate developers, pharma manufacturers, industrials and technology firms. Notable transactions he has participated in include the acquisition of Meivo by Spimaco (TADAWUL:2070), the acquisition of a stake in BRC by a private equity firm and the consolidation of Savola’s (TADAWUL:2050) food manufacturing assets into a holding platform.
Previously, Pantelis held various roles at Barclays Premier Banking, HSBC Securities and Kaupthing Bank. He also founded an independent advisory firm focusing on corporate finance transactions in the GCC and Southeast Asia. Pantelis has a BA in Business Administration from the University of Piraeus, Greece, and he is a CFA charterholder.