Hisham El Khazindar
Co-Founder and Managing Director
Prior to co-founding Citadel Capital, Hashim El-Khazindar was Executive Director of Investment Banking at EFG Hermes, where he advised on key transactions, and where he started his career in 1996. In 1999-2000, he was on secondment to Goldman Sachs in London, advising firms on strategic options and M&A transactions. Mr. El-Khazindar sits on the boards of leading companies including ASEC Holding and El Sewedy Cables. He was Chairman of the Capital Markets and Investment Committee at the American Chamber of Commerce in Egypt, was a member of US-Egyptian Business Council. He is a member of the Advisory Committee of EMPEA, is a founding member of EPEA, a board member of the Egyptian Capital Markets Association, and a member of the board of advisors of AUC's School of Business. He holds a BA in Economics from the American University in Cairo (1996) and an MBA from Harvard Business School (2003).