Amol Prabhu

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Amol Prabhu is Head of EMEA Emerging Markets Banking Legal at Barclays, based in the investment bank. While at Barclays, he has worked in the London and Dubai offices. Amol has over 12 years' experience managing a variety of Capital Markets and Islamic Finance transactions, with an emphasis on Emerging Markets across Russia, Central and Eastern Europe, the Middle East and Africa. He has worked on a number of market-leading transactions for a range of sovereign, financial and corporate issuers. The transactions included the world's largest Emerging Market Bond (State of Qatar) and Sukuk (Nakheel), as well as for the Republic of Namibia, Kingdom of Morocco, National Bank of Abu Dhabi, Vimpelcom and the Israel Electric Corporation. Amol was an integral member of the Barclays teams that won the International Financial Law Review's In-house (Middle East) Legal Team of the Year in 2007 and The Lawyer's In-house Team of the Year in 2009. He graduated in European Legal Studies from the University of Bristol in 1997 and gained his Master's in Law and International Finance from the University of Cambridge in 1999 (both with first class honours). Prior to joining Barclays in 2004, Amol worked at Linklaters and Allen & Overy in London and Hong Kong.