Partner at Sharkawy & Sarhan , Specialized in oil, gaz, minerals and competition
Heba joined Sharkawy & Sarhan in 2012 and was promoted to Partner in 2021 . Heba has led the Firm’s oil and gas, mineral resources and competition practice for several years. She was recognized in 2019 and 2020 by The Legal 500 as among the “Next Generation Partners” and a “rising star” for her work.
Heba regularly advises high profile clients on M&A transactions, which often include cross-border complexities. Heba’s practice focuses on regulated sectors, especially in the oil and gas and mineral resources sectors. Her clients include IOCs, independent oil & gas companies and NOCs, as well as international mining companies.
Throughout her career Heba assisted on and advised on big-ticket transactions including the sale of Société Générale’s Egyptian Unit to ONB estimated at USD 2 billion, Centamin Plc in obtaining licenses for gold mining under EMRA’s 2020(1) bid round, Eni’s ieoc sale of contractor stakes in Shorouk Concessionwhere the giant East Med Zohr field exists to BP, Rosneft and Mubadala respectively, , Dragon Oil in the acquisition of BP’s Egyptian oil assets , and more recently advising Energean Pl on
its acquisition of Egyptian oil and gas assets from Edison SpA Heba advises multinational clients on general corporate, commercial, employment and competition law matters including, NOMAC, Neptune Energy, Kuwait Foreign Petroleum Exploration Company (KUFPEC), Wintershall Dea, and Mediterra Energy Corporation