HFI Bridgehead Energy Consultants

HFI Bridgehead Energy Consultants provides consultancy services for the planning, implementation, re-working and exiting of our clients’ international business expansion ventures, including:-

  • Market research and verification 
  • Local partner due diligence, selection, commercial terms negotiation, trouble-shooting and termination management
  • Sourcing of finance for innovation, diversification and internationalisation
  • Business development and client vendor approval procedures
  • In country value and local content approvals and compliance 


HFI Legal Consultancy

HFI Legal Consultancy provides specialist legal services to support international energy and water ventures including new territory "bridgehead" business establishments, joint ventures, acquisitions, technology licensing and agency & distribution networks. We provide the following legal services through our core team and our network of in-country law firms:-

  • Due Diligence
  • Legal Opinions and Advisory Services
  • Contracts
  • Legal Compliance Reviews
  • Dispute Resolution Services

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HFI Corporate Services

HFI Corporate Services provides specialist business registration and licensing services including the obtaining of special approvals and consents. The current team is multi-lingual with Arabic, Russian and Chinese speaking managers holding responsibility for the Middle East & North Africa, Central Asia & Caspian and Asia Pacific regions.


Internationalisation Specialist Legal Services

We also provide Internationalisation Specialist Legal Services via HFI Legal Consultancy in Scotland and/or our network of in-country law firms throughout the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region, including:-

  • Contracts
  • Legal Advice and Opinions
  • Legal Compliance and Due Diligence Reviews and Audits
  • Sanctions and Trade Regulations
  • Dispute Resolution

Internationalisation Consultancy Solutions

HFI’s specialist Internationalisation Consultancy Solutions services support both the planning and implementation of our clients’ international business expansion assignments, including:-

  • Local partner due diligence, selection, commercial terms negotiation, trouble-shooting and termination management;
  • Sourcing of international business expansion finance;
  • Advising on business registrations and licensing including obtaining special approvals and consents and advising on in-country value and local content requirement;
  • Structuring of commercial terms for joint ventures and technology licensing arrangements; and
  • Transaction services in relation to overseas acquisitions, divestments and restructurings.


Middle East

Saudi Arabia Consulting and Legal Services Offices (in association with Al Shamlany Law Firm)

Level 22, Al Hugayet Tower, King Fahd Road, Al Khobar

Al Khobar
Kingdom of Saudi Arabia


Tel +966 13 845 4200

Middle East & North Africa (MENA) Consulting and Corporate Services Regional Office

Level 54, Almas Tower, Jumeirah Lakes Towers, DMCC Free Zone

United Arab Emirates


Tel +971 (0)4 383 5404

Abu Dhabi Representative Office

Level 36, Etihad Towers Tower 3, Corniche Road

Abu Dhabi
United Arab Emirates


Tel +971 (0)2 409 3100

North West Europe

UK Consulting and Legal Services Office

Cirrus Building, 6 International Avenue, ABZ Business Park, Dyce Drive, AB21 0BH 

United Kingdom


Tel +44 (0)1224 920041

Netherlands Consulting Services Office

Zuidplein 36, H-Toren, 1077 XV



Tel +31 20 799 7800

Norway Representative Office

Bedriftsveien 20, 4313 Sandnes, Norway

Opening on 1st April 2018

South East Asia

Singapore Consulting and Legal Services Offices (represented by Peter Doraisamy LLC)

10-02 RB Capital Building, 22 Malacca Street, Singapore 048980



Tel +65 6220 0325

East Mediterranean & North Africa

Middle East & North Africa (MENA) Legal Services Regional Office (in association with Selouan Law Firm)

Level 2, Louis Vuitton Building, Allenby Street, Central Business District



Tel +961 (0)19 57 573