2018 Speakers

Additional speakers to be announced as they are confirmed.

H.E.Dr. Sahar Nasr

Her Excellency Dr. Sahar Nasr was sworn in as the Egyptian Minister of Investment and International Cooperation on … Read More

Ahmed Abouelsaad, CFA

Ahmed Abouelsaad is head of asset management at Rasmala Egypt Asset Management. Previously, he was head of asset … Read More

M. Mudassar Aqil

M. Mudassar Aqil is the CEO of FINCA Microfinance Bank. He has overseen the bank’s transformation over the … Read More

Gary Baker, CFA

As managing director of Europe, the Middle East, and Africa (EMEA), Gary Baker leads the EMEA team to … Read More

Dr. Hala Helmy El-Said

Dr. El-Said is a prominent figure in the Egyptian public service sector and is member of the current … Read More

Amr Abou Elazm

Amr Abou Elazm is the chairman of Tamweely Microfinance Company. Previously, he was the vice chairman, CEO, and … Read More

Farah Foustok

Farah Foustok is the chief executive officer of Lazard Gulf Ltd. Previously, she was chief executive officer and … Read More

Tim Fox

Tim Fox is chief economist and head of research at NBD. In this role, he is responsible for … Read More

Walid Hassouna

Walid Hassouna is the chief executive officer of EFG Hermes Finance. In addition, he is a non-executive board … Read More

Ashraf El Khatib, CFA

Ashraf El Khatib, CFA, is senior vice president at NI Capital, where he is responsible for deal sourcing … Read More

Shehab Marzban

Shehab Marzban is currently Chairman of Egypt Ventures and Senior Advisor for Economic Affairs to the Minister of … Read More

Tarek Abdel Rahman

Tarek Abdel Rahman is co-chief investment officer at Palm Hills Developments. Previously, he founded Akanar Partners, a dedicated … Read More

Amlan Roy

Amlan Roy is chief global retirement strategist at SSGA. He also serves as a senior research associate at … Read More

Mohamed Farid Saleh

Mohamed Farid Saleh is chairman of the Egyptian Exchange (EGX) and the Federation of Euro-Asian Stock Exchanges. Previously, … Read More

George Spentzos, CFA

George Spentzos, CFA, is a director at LNG Capital, non-executive director at NOW Bank, and member of the … Read More

Abdel Nasser Taha

Abdel Nasser Taha is the CEO of CFLD Egypt. CFLD is the international city developer for integrated cities … Read More

Ahmed Zahran

Ahmed Zahran is a co-founder and CEO of KarmSolar, an Egyptian joint stock company in the field of … Read More