Chief Legal Counsel
Ayman Elfatih Yousif is malomatia’s Director-Legal Counsel, and Secretary of Board of Directors (BoD). In his present role, he is responsible for providing Legal advice and support to malomatia’s business units, Senior Management and Board of Directors.
With firsthand knowledge of the region, and a solid background in public interest, private and corporate practice, Yousif specializes in Direct Investments, Corporate, Commercial, Telecommunication, IT laws & Regulations. In his over 22 years of international legal experience in the Middle East, North Africa and the United States, Yousif has held several senior legal positions in some of the leading regional and international telecommunications companies.
Prior to working with malomatia, Yousif worked for one of the largest regional telecoms companies in the capacity of Senior Counsel, providing Legal and Regulatory advise to Senior Management and business units. He was also the Senior Counsel for Interconnection, Wholesale, International Telecom Service, Clearinghouse, Financial, Distribution, Capacity, Licensing, Franchising and Sports Sponsorship Agreements.
Providing significant legal support to international telecom and IT expansion projects in Bahrain, Kuwait, Malaysia, India, Indonesia, Turkey and South Africa, Yousif has also worked on proposed draft laws and regulations in the ICT sector regionally.
Holding a LLB Degree from the University of Cairo, Faculty of Law, and LLM Degree from Washington Collage of Law, Yousif was admitted to practice Law in the State of New York and in Sudan.
At present, he is an active member of the American, New York and Sudan Bar Associations.