The Executive Management Committee [Management] and Partners of Ritz Attorneys at Law [the Firm] are pleased to announce the appointment of Ahmed Mussa as the Firm’s Head of Legal – Transaction Services effective January 1, 2020. Ahmed will oversee a range of strategic priorities of the Firm, including but not limited to, development of client relationships via regular client engagement and delivery of high quality transaction services in drafting, project finance, public private partnerships, mergers and acquisitions, listing on the stock exchange, private equity, restructuring and reorganizations and all manner of non-litigious instructions. His immediate focus will be to connect with clients and grow their satisfaction through our world-class talent and superior service.
Ahmed has recently completed a Master of Laws degree in Energy Law [Mineral and Petroleum Extraction and Use] at the University of Cape Town in the Republic of South Africa. He holds a Bachelor of Laws [Hons] degree from the Islamic University in Uganda.
Lusungu Gondwe, Ritz Attorneys at Law’s Managing Partner, said:
“Quite aside his specialization in the law of energy, mining, oil and gas and the extractive industry, Ahmed has deep passion for deal structuring. For him, no one size fits all. Each deal presents its own peculiarities and therefore deserves its own solutions. He has an eye for detail and plays to win. Ahmed is a gifted leader with a good sense of humour. He is a dynamic communicator and trusted colleague. As our Head of Legal – Transaction Services he brings his passion for the Firm; for client relationships and for our international partnerships, networks, alliances and connections around the globe. The Firm has many exciting plans in transaction services, and I am therefore extremely delighted to have Ahmed in this role. “
Ahmed, who joined the Firm in 2013 said:
“I am extremely humbled with this appointment. I thank Management of the Firm for entrusting me with this responsibility. I am looking forward to the tasks that lie ahead.”
Management and the Partners pledge their maximum support to Ahmed and invite you to join them in congratulating him on his appointment.
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