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Deloitte Middle East welcomes new Partner to lead Mergers and Acquisitions Advisory practice 

12 January 2022 – Rohit Maheshwari joins Deloitte Middle East as Partner to lead the Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A) Advisory practice, expanding the Financial Advisory leadership team at the professional services organization. Rohit has over 17 years of Investment Banking experience at some of the largest international banks across the globe, including most recently at UBS as Head of MENA Investment Banking.  

His prime area of expertise focuses on advising regional and international corporates, financial institutions and governments on large, and complex M&A and capital markets transactions.  

Rohit commented, “I am very excited to join Deloitte at the time of a major transformation in the M&A market in the region. Deloitte’s immense regional intellectual capital and strong international connectivity provides a unique platform for offering differentiated, high-quality advice to clients.”   

Deloitte is investing in the region and supporting the undergoing transformation. growing their local presence and tailoring solutions for regional markets, in line with the national visions. Rohit’s experience will further build the Deloitte network’s regional M&A advisory capabilities and efficiently support clients’ needs in a rapidly changing environment.  

“We are delighted to welcome Rohit to our growing practice which enables us to enhance our client service impact. In recent years we have seen a sharp increase in M&A activity, and therefore the need to further develop the depth and breadth of our team. Strengthening our origination and deal execution capability is a key component of our end-to-end M&A strategy. The addition of Rohit enables us to continue to be a leading advisor and help drive successful high-profile transactions which plays an important role in the development of the local economies in the Middle East, driving both FDI and outbound investment.” commented Robin Butteriss, Partner, Corporate Finance Advisory Leader at Deloitte Middle East. 

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