Mohamed Abdel Wahab was reappointed as deputy Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the General Authority for Free Zones and Investment (GAFI).
Shehab El Din was appointed as GAFI deputy CEO since August 2017 and was legal adviser to the minister of investment and international cooperation since 2015.
He participated in amending some laws and regulations, the most important being the New Investment Law and it executive regulation, the New Capital Markets Law and it executive regulation, as well as reviewing some international agreements.
Notably, he was assigned as adviser at the international cooperation sector at the Ministry of Justice for nine years.
Abdel Wahab previously served as assistant foreign minister and was posted as Egypt’s permanent representative at the United Nations, in addition to serving at the nation’s embassies in Holland and China.