UAE company ownership laws are changing!
What are the benefits for restaurants & HoReCa businesses?
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Laws for company ownership by expats in the UAE are changing. Be the first to know the key implications for restaurants, hotels, and catering companies.
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on 21th Jan. 2021, 4 pm Dubai time
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What we'll cover

How do the law changes impact restaurants?
Does the law only affect new companies or also existing companies?
Which company types does the law apply to?
What about freezone companies?
How will the law be used in practice?
What roadmap will the implementation of the law have?


Ahmed Ibrahim
Ahmed was Regional Head of the Equity Capital Markets Team in Al Tamimi & Company Dubai. Before that, he was Group General Counsel of ASEC Group the industrial platform of Citadel Capital Private Equity, and also a leading partner at Trowers & Hamlins, Cairo office, heading the corporate commercial department.
Ahmed is a managing partner at Ibrahim & Partners. Previously, he worked for Al Tamimi & Co, ASEC Group, and Trowers & Hamlins. Ahmed specialises in project finance transactions, equity capital markets, IPO, general corporate/commercial matters, joint ventures, as well as various commercial agreements including sale of goods, agency, and distribution agreements.

Capital Markets/Corpotate Governance:
• Advised Emirates NBD in respect of the largest rights issue of AED 6.5 billion
• Led and completed the rights issue of Ajman Bank of AED 470 million
• Led and completed the IPO of UAE Exchange on London Stock Exchange
• Advising Healthcare group on an IPO on DFM;
• Advising an Insurance publicly listed company on capital restructuring by decreasing the issued capital and increasing the same by rights issue of AED 500 million to a strategic investor on Dubai Financial Market with possible merger option

Nader Bassit
Seasoned executive with many startups and launches under his belt. He is a passionate investor focused primarily on F&B, technology, real estate, and Haute Horlogerie.
Nader is a founding member & CEO of the One Billion AED Wakira Investments in UAE & KSA owning and operating several F&B love brands as well as being an active founder / partner in several start ups focused on F&B & Tech. Wakira is also the exclusive Territory Development Partner for Morpho Hotels in the Middle East.
Nader is also the Founder and Chairman of NAB Group, the exclusive Subway master franchisee for Egypt. He is a passionate investor & angel investor focused primarily on F&B, technology, real estate and Haute Horlogerie.

Nader is a seasoned executive with many start ups and launches under his belt. Joined Procter & Gamble right after graduation and for 9 years, launched many brands and businesses throughout the MEA region. Joined Danone Group and through his 8 years journey, launched it in Algeria, all of the GCC and the Levant countries growing the business to AED 2 Billion. CEOed the AED 1.5 Billion Savola Egypt and then led the Savola Global business development and M&A in growing Savola’s portfolio while serving on the Global lead team and on the board of several Savola companies.
Leo Komissarov
Successful restaurateur, global business executive, and tech visionary, who has been developing IT-solutions for restaurants for more than 15 years.
Ideologue and evangelist of restaurant’s digitalization & passionate about making restaurants work easier. Started from a waiter in a restaurant and grow to the owner of the international group of companies.

Founder of the 12 restaurants and 5 companies in Dubai, Singapore and CIS.
iiko Middle East and Open Service — the end-to-end restaurant automation in Dubai.
Street Service and DocsInBox — the CIS market-leader in automation and e-Commerce.
TeamCheck — a service that helps employees of different companies work remotely.

  • 1000+ students in own management school
  • Top-3 CIS YouTube channel about HoReCa automatization
  • 12 500+ successful automation cases
  • 250+ employees

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150+ Dubai companies in our customer list.
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