Emma El Meligi

Head of Legal

Emma El Meligi is an in house Legal Counsel with extensive experience in the FMCG sector.She is an Egyptian lawyer who currently holds the title of Head of Legal for Turkey, Caucasus and North Africa at British American Tobacco. She is responsible for 11 markets across the globe and sits on the leadership teams of several of those markets. Emma has over 20 years experience as a lawyer both in private practice and in house roles, She has spent the last 13 years with global multinational companies advising them not only on law, but HR, Government Relations, Regulatory Affairs, PR and other fields.
Emma is passionate about developing young people and growing their talents, encouraging women to excel in the workplace and building strong teams that thrive not only on their own individual skills but also on their strength as one team.
When she is not working Emma enjoys spending time with her family.