Hussein Zubaidi joined the Corporate Finance practice at Capital Investments in October 2018 as the team’s specialist in Iraq. He now serves as Vice President of Corporate Financial Advisory. Prior to joining the company, Mr. Zubaidi served as a Manager at EY’s Transaction Advisory Services, and has also previously worked with a private equity fund focused on implementing energy projects in the MENA region.
Mr. Zubaidi boasts particular expertise in the Iraqi market, and his robust experience includes valuation analysis and business modeling, impairment testing, feasibility studies, financial restructuring, strategic reviews, and financial due diligence across a wide range of industries, including oil and gas, power and utilities, and real estate and construction.
Mr. Zubaidi holds a master’s degree in energy studies, with a specialization in oil and gas economics, from the University of Dundee’s Centre for Energy, Petroleum, and Mineral Law and Policy (UK), and completed a postgraduate exchange program at the French Institute of Petroleum (France). He earned his bachelor’s degree in economic from the University of Toronto (Canada).