Mahmoud MomtazChairman at Egyptian Competition Authority
Dr. Mahmoud Momtaz is the Chairman of the Egyptian Competition Authority (ECA) as of January 2021, he currently serves as a board member at the Gas Regulatory Authority, the Supreme Council for Media Regulation, as well as a member at the Advisory Committee of Anti-Dumping, Subsidy and Safeguard.
Prior to assuming his position at ECA, Dr. Momtaz served as Private Sector Development Specialist at the World Bank’s headquarters in Washington D.C. During that period, he worked on several competition policy projects as well as private sector development in the MENA region and Southeast Asia.
On the regional and international level, Dr. Momtaz has actively participated in the reformulation of the competition laws and enforcement regimes in a number of Middle Eastern countries and conducted several trainings to numerous stakeholders therein.
On the academic front, Dr. Momtaz lectures Competition Law & Economics at both Hamburg University - Germany and Cairo University, Egypt.