Monia Naoum is an international tax consultant. Until 2017, she worked at IBFD as Managing Senior in the Africa, Middle East and Latin America Knowledge Group. She is a tax expert specializing in the tax systems of around 15, mainly Arabic and French-speaking, countries in the Middle East, and North and francophone Africa. She has been an author and editor of various publications in the IBFD Tax Research Platform. Ms Naoum participated regularly in cross-border taxation research projects and client-tailored research in IBFD. She lectures on International Taxation and Transfer Pricing for IBFD International Tax Training, and at the advanced LLM programmes in International Tax Law of the universities of Leiden and Amsterdam, the Netherlands. She speaks on recent trends in international taxation in meetings and international conferences in Europe and Africa.
Before joining IBFD in 2011, Ms Naoum worked as a tax official and auditor at the Moroccan tax authorities, where she dealt with the corporate taxation audit in the operational services.
Ms Naoum holds a Certificate for the Executive Training Programme in Taxation from the Moroccan Tax Administration Training Centre, an Advanced Master of Engineering degree in Operations Research and Strategic Management from the Institut National de Statistique et d’Economie Appliquée (INSEA) in Morocco and an advanced LLM in International Taxation from the University of Leiden.