Mr. Waly Dolaty

Mr. Dolaty is an international corporate and investment lawyer with in-depth knowledge and experience in banking, tax planning, and Islamic finance. He held and continues to hold various senior positions in legal and compliance departments where he acted as chief legal counsel for multinational investment corporations, banks and financial institutions; of which are law firm Baker & McKenzie and Burgan Bank. For almost two decades, Mr. Dolaty has achieved a wealth of experience in both academia where he held an assistant lecturer position in Cairo University, and corporate law where he headed legal departments focused on investment transactions, offshore funds, and complex tax structures. Mr. Dolaty’s wide accumulated experience has enabled him to advise on and structure landmark transactions and acquisitions in the MENA region, Europe, and the United States. He served as a board member in various companies in different jurisdictions and has been a guest speaker at several regional legal and investment forums.

Mr. Dolaty holds a bachelor’s and master’s degree in law (LLM) as well as a professional post-graduate diploma in executive management. Mr. Dolaty is a certified Islamic Finance Expert from UK and member of the Egyptian Bar Association.