Dr. Ahmad Hesham

Legal Consultant, United Nations

Legal Consultant, Egyptian Competition Authority

Senior Judge – Deputy Chief, the Egyptian Conseil d’etat


Fields of Specialization:

  • Comparative Law
  • Competition Law
  • Administrative Law
  • Law and Economic Development
  • Transnational Business Law

Short bio:

Ahmad Hesham graduated from the law faculties at Cairo University (2001). He holds a Master degree in Public and Private law from Cairo University (2004), an L.L.M. in International and Comparative law from the American University (2006) and a PhD degree from Vrije Universiteit Brussel and Ghent University (2016).

Ahmad works mainly in the field of Competition Law, Comparative Law, and Law and Economic Development.

He is currently working as a senior judge and deputy chief of the Conseil d’etat in Egypt (Cairo), as a legal consultant to the chairperson of the Egyptian Competition Authority (Cairo), and as a legal consultant to the UNCTAD (Geneva). In addition he teaches at the British University in Cairo.

Ahmad has extensive experience in different fields of law, he worked as a lawyer in Egypt and Belgium, legal consultant in Egypt, Belgium, Iraq, Lebanon, Tunisia, and Jordan. He consulted in development projects with the UNDP, and UNCTAD in MENA region. Ahmad also has a teaching experience of over 10 years in different universities and academies. He developed training programmes in over seven jurisdictions for judges, lawyers, experts and trainers, and executive officials.








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