Mostafa Moussa

Partner at Bahaa-Eldin Law Office in collaboration with BonelliErede

+202 25867507

Main office: Cairo


  • Corporate
  • Capital Market
  • Restructuring
  • Board Member and member of the Audit Committee of Abu Dhabi Islamic Holding Company S.A.E, since March 2014
  • Board Member of Assiut for Agricultural Development S.A.E, since November 2015
  • Board Member of Assiut Islamic National for Trading and Development S.A.E from November 2015 to August 2016
  • Chairman of Assiut Islamic National for Trading and Development S.A.E since September 2016
  • Languages: Arabic and English


  • Member of the Africa Team
  • Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank (ADIB) Egypt, Head of Legal of Capital Markets & Investment Banking Department, from September 2015 to October 2018
  • Japan Tobacco International (JTI), Legal Manager, from August 2014 to September 2015
  • Zaki Hashem & Partners Law Firm, Senior Associate (Corporate and Capital Markets Departments) from February 2007 to August 2014
  • Al Ghatit Law Firm, Associate, from January 2006 to February 2007
  • Ahmed Saleh Law Office, Associate, from August 2004 to December 2006


“Ziad Bahaa Eldin and Mostafa Moussa were outstanding and provided a real value add to our company. They were efficient, reactive and very attentive to our needs and they have a deep understanding of the insurance sector.”

(The Legal 500 EMEA)


  • Cairo University, LL.B, Faculty of Law, 2000 – 2004
  • Member of the Egyptian Bar Association (currently admitted before the Court of Appeal), 2004

Knowledge Sharing

Enforcement risk for failure to pay tax on capital gains realised by non-Egyptian residents on the sale of unlisted securities

Capital gains tax has always been an issue for non-Egyptian resident entities. And since the Ministry of Finance issued guidelines in December 2020 on capital gains realised by non-residents on the sale of securities (i.e., shares and quotas) not listed on the Egyptian Stock Exchange, the ET …

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Covid-19 and Egyptian Law Key Issues: Amendments to personal income tax law

The Covid-19 outbreak in Egypt and in many areas of the Middle East and North Africa has led to a public health emergency and unforeseen challenges for businesses. It has also led to uncertainties, including from a tax/legal perspective. No doubt you are asking yourself many questions, espec …

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Four new hires in Egypt to boost BonelliErede’s reach - 10 December 2018

Bahaa-Eldin Law Office in cooperation with BonelliErede strengthens its Egyptian team in Cairo with the hire of four experienced lawyers: Mostafa Moussa, Mohamed Hossam El Ehwany, Ahmad Farghal and Nayera Sherif. Mostafa Moussa, 35, is an expert corporate, capital markets, banking and restructu …

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