Youssef is an associate based in Cairo. He is also a member of our Corporate and Mergers and Acquisitions Group, based in Cairo.
Before joining White & Case, Youssef worked as Legal Counsel in Orascom Development Holding (ODH). He also worked as Head of Contracts Department of New City Developments (formerly known as Orascom Housing Communities).
While working in ODH, Youssef’s focus was on hotel management agreements and land development agreements. He also assisted in the re-listing of Orascom Development Egypt – a subsidiary of ODH – on the Egyptian Stock Exchange.
Additional examples of Youssef’s experience include advising in relation to the negotiation and drafting of a USD 60 million land sale and development agreement for the sale of a plot of land in El Gouna and drafting and execution of a USD 60 million settlement agreement on part of Orascom Development Egypt, by virtue of which ODE acquired full ownership of the Citadel Azur Hotel.