Shamsun Nahar is a director in the Financial Services Practice specialising in derivatives and structured finance.
Shamsun’s practice focuses on providing the full range of transactional and regulatory advice relating to derivative products across all asset classes. She acts as the lead advisor on domestic and cross-border derivatives transactions involving derivatives, repos, margin loans and Islamic finance derivatives products.
Shamsun has extensive experience of working on high-value derivatives and structured finance transactions across a range of asset classes for a wide range of clients, including financial institutions, corporates and banks. This includes advising on the derivatives related to wider financing transactions, such as leveraged, project and infrastructure financing.
Shamsun also has substantial experience of working on financing matters, including leveraged finance, refinancing, asset-backed financing, restructuring and banking transactions.
Prior to joining the firm, Shamsun worked for a leading US firm in London, advising clients in the UK, the US, the Middle East and Asia, and has completed two secondments with leading international banks.
*Experience prior to joining the firm.