Gibson Dunn Transaction Named MENA M&A Deal of the Year

October 29, 2015

International Financial Law Review named Fajr Capital, Blackstone and Mumtalakat’s acquisition of a minority stake in GEMS as the M&A Deal of the Year at its IFLR 2015 Middle East Awards.  Gibson Dunn’s Dubai office represented Blackstone in its investment in consortium with Fajr and Mumtalakat.  GEMS Education provides K-12 private education in the Middle East, North America, Europe, Asia and Africa.  The award was presented on October 28, 2015.