Kelemenis advises leading regional retailer on business operations in Greece

The firm has been instructed by Dubai-based retailer Kamal Osman Jamjoom Est. (KOJ) to advise on all legal and tax matters relating to the establishment of their business operations in Greece (e.g. setting up of Greek company, trademarks registration, commercial agreements, labour matters, leasehold, tax planning and compliance etc). KOJ owns the Mikyajy make-up and accessories brand, and the Nayomi lingerie brand; as well as holding franchises for The Body Shop in the Western region of Saudi Arabia and Early Learning Centre across the GCC. The group is one of the leading retailers throughout the Middle East region and already has around 260 stores in operation but plans to grow this to over 1,000 stores in the next three years. The Greek business shall first develop around the Mikyajy make-up and accessories brand (http://www.mikyajy.com) and signals the group’s plans to enter the European market.