David advises in relation to both contentious and non-contentious matters concerning the protection and enforcement of trade marks, copyright, and domain names.
Goldman Sachs is among major Wall Street firms that are stepping up their courtship of retirement funds and other large pools of money to push trading, investments and acquisitions through their banks.
The new partners are drawn from all of the firm's market-leading practices, and from across the firm's global network, including Daniel Royle and Paul Coates, based in the Middle East.
"Cantor Fitzgerald has succeeded in building one of the leading Healthcare Investment Banking businesses, and, under Kevin and Hari's leadership, it is now expanding its franchise into Power, Energy and Infrastructure," added Mr. Jain.
As part of his appointment, Batin will also join BNP Paribas’ MEA Executive Committee, Wealth Management Switzerland Executive Committee and the International Markets Executive Committee.
He will continue to serve as a member of various European subsidiary boards, including the group’s main legal entity for writing non-life insurance business in Europe, Zurich Insurance.