Commercial law expert within oil, gas and private equity practices
Noor Kapdi leads the Dentons team in South Africa and is Founding Partner of KapdiTwala (now Dentons). He is a member of the Global Banking and Finance, Global Corporate and Global Energy, Infrastructure and Project Finance practice groups. Noor is an experienced commercial lawyer with particular expertise in oil and gas and private equity. He has extensive experience in all aspects of the oil and gas upstream, midstream and downstream sectors. Noor has also been involved in all aspects of the private equity industry and has established his reputation in the region, working closely with provincial and national governments. His extensive knowledge spans all facets of private equity, including, buy-outs, venture capital, fund formation and management, fund investment and advice to professionals operating in this speciality. Clients benefit from his global experience in fundraising, fund structuring and fund management. Noor has served as the deputy chairperson of the Western Cape Investment & Trade Promotion Agency (WESGRO) and as the acting chairperson of the executive committee of the South African Oil and Gas Alliance (SAOGA). He is also a member of the Association of International Petroleum Negotiators (AIPN).
Dentons is the world's largest law firm, delivering quality and value to clients around the globe. Across South Africa, the Dentons team advises on all aspects of Banking and Finance, Corporate and Mergers & Acquisitions, Energy and Natural Resources, Government, Healthcare, Hotels and Leisure, Infrastructure and Transport (and PPP), and Telecommunications.