Dr. Ahmed Aly Khedr

Dr. Ahmed Khedr is our exclusively recommended Mediation and Corporate Affairs expert in Egypt on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in these areas, please contact Ahmed directly using the contact details listed above.

Ahmed is Advisory of Law and Corporate Affairs, Managing Partner of KLCCA Legal & Corporate Affairs (Egypt) and Chairman Board of Advice House – KLCCA (Saudi Arabia). He has a mixed background as he was an Assistant Professor of Commercial & International Commerce Law, Taibah University in KSA and the British University in Egypt and he has a background in business administration, he is a graduate of the continuing and executive education program at Harvard Business School. This background made him aware of business law with a deeper concept that targets corporate affairs services as he merged the law with business for the sake of the continuity and development of companies.

Ahmed believes that “The Law must create a value and to be one of the Business resources of your corporate” for example, clients should not be subject to waiting for future surprises or a ruling by the court. Our interest is in merging business and law together when negotiating and formulating our contracts to make them protecting our clients’ rights and avoiding future risk and make it a flexible tool for developing their business.

Ahmed has a wide experience 25+ in dealing with private businesses, public companies, and non-profit bodies starting 1992, through combat crimes of corporate, banks and capital markets, training and consulting since 2004. He has a successful track record in the Middle East, USA and Gulf areas in consulting corporate laws, commerce contract drafting, Negotiation, Mediation, Corporate Governance, Corporate Compliance & Codes systems, Compliance capital markets, Mergers & Acquisitions, Corporate Restructuring, KPIs, Family Business Succession, family constitution , and Independent investigations to several multinational and local companies.

Ahmed has been selected from NYU and LexisNexis as the legal author and advisor of many Gulf systems such as the UAE, Kuwait, and Qatar. Abu Dhabi Chamber of Commerce & Industry relied on Dr. Khedr’s expertise to design the first program in the Arab region to train local and international consultancy firms on the occasion of implementing mandatory application of corporate governance and compliance rules in the capital market of the UAE. He has been a member of T20 and participated in the development of the new generation administrative reform, investment policies, corporate and investment laws for the Egyptian government. He presented his opinions as independent Expert of Gulf laws upon the request of international arbitration bodies and courts in the USA and England.

Ahmed took advantage of his multiple abilities to create his own style (KLCCA style) in Mediation of complex commercial disputes as well as family business disputes in accordance with the rules of (ICC / AAA / WB), which made clients praise professionalism, ethics, speed, quality and value for money. KLCC became a haven for disputing parties from outside his region.

Dr. Ahmed is an Independent Board Member in private and public sectors.

Firm Overview:

KLCCA is a specialised international law firm with a variety of expertise. We are one of the leading corporate affairs firms in the region and our slogan is (KLCCA Renewable Services & Ideas for Business) as we provide a variety of advisory services in many legal and corporate affairs areas. We complement those activities with advisory services in Investment, Mergers & Acquisitions, IPOs, Company Evaluations in cooperation with a sister company specialised in financial services.

Youssry Saleh

Youssry Saleh is a Supreme Court attorney, arbitrator and mediator with 30 years of experience in Egyptian as well as international law. His expertise lies in IP, commercial law, mediation and arbitration, private equity, commercial contracts and deals, tax, corporate recovery and insolvency.

Mr. Saleh has a broad-ranging arbitration and litigation practice in Egypt, representing clients in complex high-value, multi-jurisdictional disputes. He is a frequent attendee of BOD meetings in numerous local and multinational organizations where he is asked to consult top management and shareholders, and at times make decisions on behalf of a chairman or CEO. Because of his talent to weigh the issue properly and tailor the case to best ‘fit’ the client, Mr. Youssry Saleh has established long-lasting, trustful and strong relationships with his clients.

Nowadays, founded and led by him, Youssry Saleh Law Firm, represents interests of large corporations, factories and plants, agricultural companies, pharmaceutical distributors in Egypt as well as on international arena.

Firm Overview:

Youssry Saleh Law Firm, established in 1985 is a full-service law firm in Egypt, which has gained a strong reputation for supporting businesses in a wide range of industries as well as helping individual clients.

Today, the law Firm provides integrated service to the clients throughout the Middle East, helping them cover their current business needs and requirements. The Firm also represents its clients in locations that their businesses take them to as well as SMEs (small/medium enterprises) in emerging industries and markets.

Youssry Saleh Law Firm, founded and led by Mr. Youssry Saleh, an experienced Supreme Court attorney-at-law, offers a well-structured, cross-disciplinary team of experienced attorneys who create synergy and provide our clients with needed depth of knowledge, breadth of experience and responsive service, so critical for the resolution of clients’ issues and meeting key business objectives.

Recent economic developments in Egypt have introduced a need for development of law firms in Egypt. Therefore, our law firm has been attending and following the economic change by re-developing itself in order to serve foreign clients with the best and fast solutions. We have been engaged in a marketing research in order to better understand requirements of the clients and their needs in order to provide them with legal framework reports to facilitate understanding of each and every legal step to be taken in order to establish businesses in Egypt.

As business and law go hand in hand, the Law Firm has a strong business development team that has a strong experience in business sector cooperating with the legal department in order to provide the best legal advice for the clients.

Our uncompromising commitment to quality, dedication to understanding business, economic, political and economic environments as well as culture of our clients lead to recognized results and achievements.

The Firm’s strength rises from its long-standing client relationships which can be described as collaborative, professional and value-oriented. Our approach which contributes to the success is more than natural-‘make your clients’ problems, your problem’ and provide ‘best fit’ solutions through ‘best practice’ ones.

With the vision of becoming one of the best law firms in the world and while being among the best law firms in Egypt, our attorneys as well as business team are following changes and updates in laws, regulations, economics happening in Egypt as well as following the development and direction of the law firms around the world.

We offer professional legal and business advice across a wide range of practice areas, focusing on but not limited to commercial and business law; we combine technical expertise and emphasis on the nuances of commercial and regulatory environments in which our clients’ operate to better tailor solutions for our clients.

Maher Milad Iskander

Maher Iskander is our exclusively recommended Contract Law expert in Egypt on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Maher directly using the contact details listed above.

Maher is the Founder and Managing Partner of the firm in Egypt and has over 35 years of practical experience in criminal, commercial and corporate law.

Maher is widely known and respected by both peers and clients alike as a strong general litigator, one who is capable of defending his clients before all levels of the Egyptian courts, including the Court of Cassation.

His experience in criminal law is varied, ranging from bribery, embezzlement, forgery, information technology crimes, commercial fraud and illegitimate competition, antitrust, infringement of intellectual property rights, to professional malpractice and negligence, theft; slander/libel; assault, harassment and numerous other matters.

Maher also has seasoned expertise in shareholder disputes, disputes on public take-over bids and joint-venture disputes.

Maher’s years of experience have solidified his position as one of Egypt’s most aggressive litigators, and this has allowed him to gain innumerable successes for his clients.

Firm Overview:

Our law firm is one of the oldest firms in Cairo, Egypt, having been established in 1986 under the name of Maher Milad Iskander & Co.

Since our inception, we have been recognised as one of the top law firms in key sectors such as civil, commercial and criminal litigation, national and international arbitration, in addition to being known players in mergers and acquisitions, capital markets, structuring, financing and managing deals.

In 2018, we became a full member firm of Andersen Global and began offering comprehensive and varied legal and tax services to companies and individuals, in addition to financial advisory services, licensed by the Egyptian Financial Regulatory Authority (License No. 47), through our team of 7 partners and more than 70 of the top lawyers and consultants in Egypt.

We are amongst a handful of international offices in Egypt offering these integrated services under one roof, and our customers can remain confident that all of their issues are handled with the high professionalism and values associated with the name Andersen.

Additionally, we are able to provide all of our services in other jurisdictions through Andersen Global’s 1000 partners and 9000 professionals, present in over 300 locations globally, helping our clients accomplish strategic goals, seamlessly.

We are proud to be one of the top rated law, tax and advisory firms in Egypt, with the best lawyers, tax experts, and advisory consultants, all with an exceptional reputation and consistent positive feedback from our clients.

Dr Ahmed Hassanien

Ahmed Hassanien is our exclusively recommended Accounting Services expert in Egypt on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Ahmed directly using the contact details listed above.

Cairo, Egypt’s sprawling capital, is set on the Nile River. At its heart is Tahrir Square and the vast Egyptian Museum, a trove of antiquities including royal mummies and gilded King Tutankhamun artifacts. Nearby, Giza is the site of the iconic pyramids and Great Sphinx, dating to the 26th century BC. In Gezira Island’s leafy Zamalek district, 187m Cairo Tower affords panoramic city views.

Was born in Cairo, Graduated from Ain Shams University-Accounting Section. Is the founder of AHG Chartered Accountants, he is a Certified Accountant here in Egypt, a Fellow for the ASCA (Arab Society of Certified Accountants), he has a MBA in Accounting from Lorenz University, is an International Associate in the AICPA (The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants).

Firm Overview:

Since the foundation of AHG Group, we insist on forming a safe ground for our clients. With our specialised auditors in Dubai and auditors in Egypt, we are capable of creating a partner of success through using the latest techniques, highest qualifications for our team and binding ourselves with the ethical culture that governs our profession and that’s why we believe in success.

We assure we get the best service, handled by a team of specialists in real-time through our experts and by using the latest technology. We also strive to become one of the leading accounting companies in Egypt and the Middle East.

Our mission is to provide tailored, innovated solutions and constructive advices by applying a more “common sense” approach to Accounting. We strive continuously to increase our value to you and upgrading ourselves to serve you better.

Omar El Hamamsy

Omar El Hamamsy is our exclusively recommended Management Consulting expert in Egypt on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Omar directly using the contact details above.

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Omar El Hamamsy serves leading organisations across many sectors, in the Middle East and Europe, on topics spanning strategy, marketing and sales, operations, and finance. Omar leads New Ventures for EMEA and coleads the New Ventures Competition, our ongoing internal “crowdsourcing” event for new services and solutions. Omar was previously based in our Belgian office.

His recent client work includes developing an investment strategy for a Middle Eastern country, focused on its short- and long-term development goals. He also helped shape a multi-year strategy for a Middle Eastern sovereign wealth fund, focused on achieving outstanding financial and social impact across several industries.

Omar has helped major companies define and execute ambitious growth strategies. He led the development of an international-growth strategy for a large regional company over an 8 year period, and helped oversee its implementation in more than ten countries. He also helped shape a leading global consumer company’s strategy for the Middle East and Africa.

Omar has deep experience in advising companies in the telecom and private equity sectors. For example, he led the design and development of a business-unit strategy for a large private equity firm. He has also conducted due diligence of numerous companies in high-growth markets.

Omar is passionate about improving education and work opportunities for young people. He serves on the regional board of directors of Injaz al-Arab, a not-for-profit organisation focused on youth education. He has led several projects to accelerate youth development and enhance job creation opportunities.

In his free time, Omar pilots a multi-engine aircraft.

Firm Overview:

McKinsey & Company is a global management consulting firm that serves leading businesses, governments, non-governmental organisations, and not-for-profits. We help our clients make lasting improvements to their performance and realise their most important goals. Over nearly a century, we’ve built a firm uniquely equipped to this task.