Partner and Chairman of the Executive Committee
The Abraaj Group
Bachelor's in Business Admin., American Univ., Cairo; MBA, Georgetown. Over 20 years in investment management, corporate finance and business development in the Middle East and emerging markets. Formerly: eight years with Orascom Group, incl. Director, Development and Investments, and Board Member, Orascom Telecom; Co-Founder and Managing Director, Sigma Capital; CEO, EFG-Hermes UAE. Currently, with The Abraaj Group: Member, Board of Directors; Chairman, Exec. Cttee. Board memberships of publicly listed and private companies. Co-Founder and Member, Young Arab Leaders; Member, Young Presidents' Org. 2002, Global Leader for Tomorrow and Young Global Leader, World Economic Forum.