Cairo, Egypt, March 25th, 2021 – Helmy, Hamza & Partners, Baker McKenzie Cairo office, has advised Inspired Education Group (Inspired), leading global premium schools group, on the launch of its first King’s School in Egypt in partnership with Palm Hills Developments (PHD), a leading real estate company in the Egyptian market.
Commenting on the project, Mohamed Ghannam, Managing Partner and Head of Projects at Helmy, Hamza & Partners, Baker McKenzie Cairo noted the following: "We are honored to provide our client, Inspired Education Group, with strategic legal counsel and support in establishing their operations across different cities in Egypt. This truly is a milestone for Egypt’s education sector and aligns with the country’s efforts to maintain a robust educational system whilst improving its quality by shifting towards international standards, which are part of the main objectives of Egypt’s Vision 2030.”
Educating over 47,000 students across an international network of over 64 schools on 5 continents, Inspired is planning a total of four King’s schools to get launched in Egypt staring with “The Crown” in West Cairo which will be opened for admission on September 2022 followed by Palm Hills Alexandria, Palm Hills New Cairo and lastly in Badya. Opening dates for the remaining 3 schools will be announced at a later stage.
The Helmy, Hamza & Partners, Baker McKenzie Cairo, project team was led by Managing Partner Mohamed Ghannam and supported by Associate Omar Alfadaly.
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