BonelliErede’s move into Africa and the Middle East is led by a selected team of partners and associates, some of whom are based in our offices in the African continent and in the Middle East, others in our offices in Europe that frequently travel to Africa and the Middle East.
The steering committee that is the driving force behind the project comprises Stefano Simontacchi, President, and fellow partners Angelino Alfano, Massimiliano Danusso, Giuseppe Manzo, Catia Tomasetti, Gianfranco Veneziano as well as Marco D’Angelo and Alessandro Di Fusco from the Marketing Team.
The team also comprises other professionals and local partners. The team in Egypt includes Ziad Ahmed Bahaa-Eldin managing partner of the partner law office in Cairo, Riccardo Bicciato and Francesca Secondari, partners, Bahaa Ezzelarab, Mohamed El Ehwany and Mostafa Moussa, local partners. The team in Ethiopia includes Tameru Wondm Agegnehu founding partner of the partner law office in Addis Ababa, Weynalem Weldesenbet and Seble Baraki, local partners. Lastly, the team in the UAE includes Marco De Leo, partner, and Lorenzo Melchionda and Roberto Flammia, local partners.
The team is also made up of other local junior professionals from our offices in Africa and the Middle East and is further supported by a strong multidisciplinary group of about 20 professionals based across our Milan, Genoa, Rome, London, and Brussels offices.