Conyers advised Jadara Capital Partners on the formation and launch of the Jadara Frontier Fund, a concentrated long/short hedge fund investing primarily in listed equities across Global Frontier & Small Emerging Markets, with geographic focus on six regions: Sub-Saharan Africa, Middle East & North Africa, Eastern Europe, Central Asia, Southern Asia and Central & Southern America.
Jadara Capital Partners is a Dubai International Financial Centre based independent asset management firm investing in frontier emerging markets with a geographic scope including the Middle East and North Africa, Sub-Saharan Africa, Southern Asia, Central Asia, Eastern Europe and Latin America. Jadara was founded by Ahmad Zuaiter, a former money manager for Soros Fund Management LLC.
Fawaz Elmalki of Conyers’ Dubai office worked alongside Dechert LLP on the launch. Dechert LLP acted as international counsel to Jadara Capital Partners and the Jadara Frontier Fund.