General Authority for Investment and Free Zones

The General Authority for Investment (GAFI) is an affiliate of the Ministry of Investment (MOI) and the principal governmental body regulating and facilitating investment in Egypt.

GAFI is the regulatory body of any joint stock, limited liability and sole proprietary companies. Incorporation of these companies are conducted at GAFI and it is its role to authenticate the general assemblies and board of directors meeting minutes.

GAFI is a proactive investment promotion agency with several functions that ease the way for domestic and international investors who are interested in opportunities presented by Egypt’s growing economy. Its functions include, but are not limited to, investment promotion and facilitation, business matchmaking, investor aftercare, dispute settlement, research and market intelligence.

GAFI is continuously committed to enhancing and reforming Egypt’s investment climate by channeling investors’ feedback to government agencies, adopting new investment regimes and supporting entrepreneurship as a driver for economic growth. In order to achieve this, GAFI is committed to building and implementing a quality management system to meet the requirements of international standards ISO 9007:2008.

For more information, please visit www.gafi.gov.eg