Umar is an experienced deal maker and has successfully completed a dozen of M&A and Capital raising transaction throughout Pakistan and overseas. Having 10+ years of professional experience of providing advisory of multi-national corporations, listed entities and financial institutions. He has a vast exposure on corporate alliance, M&A, Cross-border transaction, equity and debt placement, alternative channels of financing, buyout, re-capitalization, corporate re-structuring, business valuation, expert financial opinion and other strategic and financial solutions. He joined Shajar Capital Pakistan (Private) Limited in March 2019. His experience span across Pakistan, United Kingdom, United State of America, Hongkong, Singapore, Malaysia, Qatar, Bahrain, UAE, KSA and Afghanistan. Throughout his career he has applied careful, fact-based analysis and used his substantial relationship with venture capital firms, Private Equity and large corporations to help his clients maximize their value.