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Rostom Omar

In-Country Partner

Primerio’s Egypt Practice head has over 15 years of experience in competition, consumer protection, corporate, and civil law, including contract litigation and arbitration.  Rostom is a member of the Egyptian Bar Association and lecturer of International business Law at ESLSCA University.  In his senior government role at theEgyptian Competition Authority, Rostom served as Head of Investigations & Legal Research,gaining valuable experience as an antitrust enforcer on the continent.  Notably, he is also a former Commissioner of COMESA,serving as Competition Commissioner from 2011- 2015.  An Egyptian native, he is fluent in Arabic, English and French, with knowledge of Portuguese.