Reem Mansour is a seasoned economist, with over 20 years of experience in a multitude of fields with focus on capital markets, social development, and establishing and growing startups.
She carries years of experience in understanding of markets, formulating high return investment strategies and mega deals advisory services.
Mansour was Director of the Asset Management in Zilla Capital, where she led a senior and young and agile team for setting investment strategies, creating portfolio products using progressive financial and economic methodology, and while sourcing new mandates.
During her two posts in the Ministry of Planning, as Associate Deputy Minister and Deputy Advisor to the Minister, Mansour advised on several strategic files and laid out the framework for establishing the Public Private Partnership unit in the ministry, and also participated in drawing a roadmap to sustainable finance.
Mansour was a Senior Economist in CI Capital for equities and money market funds, articulating the economic scenarios that assisted in steering the funds investment strategies.
Beside her long career as an economist and strategist, Mansour established Rimal, a startup in production and design, with the aim of improving the lives of Egypt’s artisans, persevering and developing their craftsmanship skills.
Mansour holds a Master’s degree in Economics in International Development and Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from the American University In Cairo.
A senior business executive with over 20 years of “hands-on” strategic and tactical experience in various business areas spanning commercial management, business development & supply chain management
Proven track record of establishing operational excellence in diverse and complex environments with a strong ability to develop and apply specific growth strategies and executing relevant implementation programs for small and medium operations and turnaround cases.
Previously held various leadership roles at the leading Egyptian medical industry, heading the medical/equipment business segment, As CEO providing leadership in terms of commercial, administrative and financial planning to manage the current business portfolio as well as introduction of new products and business segments. Developed & delivered processes to industry changes and market dynamics to create an efficient Supply Chain and successful Sales Force to ensure effective Order to Cash process.
Responsible for leading and establishing green-field medical industry supply operations for the GCC & Egypt as General Manager for Global Medical care managing aggressive expansions in sourcing and supply for major accounts along with stretched targets enabling the company to maintain its clear market leadership position and maximize its profits.
In his earlier career path, he headed multiple Sales position as Head of Sales, Key accounts Manager & Area Sales manager for leading medical equipment conglomerate, Providing direction for the sales team through aggressive leadership, motivation, clear communication and people development.
Atef has 30+ years of experience in regional trading predominantly as an independent tradesman on a regional level.
Ehab is a Graduate of Faculty of Economics and Political Science- Cairo University and completed his MBA with focus on Finance in 2006 from the Arab Academy for Science & Technology.
Started his banking career in 2003 and worked in several banks across retail, corporate and transactional banking before joining HSBC in March 2007 where he has been working in Corporate Banking till date across both Egypt and the United Arab Emirates.
Ehab served as Head of HSBC Securities Services between 2018 and 2021 managing financial institutions relationships.
Ehab currently Head of Multinationals Coverage in HSBC Bank Egypt since April 21.
Ehab is celebrated as a business leader, having managed several teams with up to 50 team members acting as a mentor and trusted advisor. His management experience is not only in managing corporate and institutional investors both in Egypt and in the GCC but goes way beyond to cover Profit management (Income statement responsibilities) as well as governance experience, being a member in HSBC risk management committee, ALCO, customer experience committee as well as Global Banking EXCO member.
Ehab responsibilities exposes him to the HSBC Bank Middle East Executive committee as well as HSBC Bank Egypt Board, where he is regularly invited for business updates, presentations and approval requests.
Hassan Zulficar has 20+ Human Capital Management experience. He is well vested in startups and corporate transformations/governance, with demonstrated abilities to lead diverse multi-country teams in a variety of highly competitive cross-cultural organizations and fast-paced environments.
Hassan acquired first hand expertise in different sectors including Information Technology, Outsourcing, Manufacturing, Automotive, Heavy Equipment, Retail, Financial Services, Healthcare, and Agriculture.
He serves as a Member of MMC Board steering the company’s sustainable future and executing a fiduciary duty to protect investors’ interest. He also served as the Vice President at Centro Global Solutions overseeing Human Resources Management across USA, Egypt and Philippines, and as the Executive Director for their Philippines subsidiary with P&L ownership. Prior to that he was the Regional HR Vice President at Ghabbour Auto covering Middle East and Africa, and during his career he assumed HR Leadership roles in Microsoft, Xceed, Triangle Holding, and Convergys.
Khaled Helmy Mohammed Desouky is the Regional Financial Manager and Project Sector CFO of Dallah AL Barakah Holding. He has extensive experience in financings. Prior to joining Dallah Al Barakah Group in 2015, Khaled was Executive Manager of ACE Registered Auditors, London. He was Board member for Finance and Admin Sector CFO of Rehana International Group for Tourism the holding company for five Subsidiaries Company in Egypt, Cyprus and London owning prestigious hotels in Sharm Al Sheikh.
Khaled has also worked as CFO of United Artistic Group Holding Company (A Member of Dallah Group). He was also GM and General Supervisor of Al-Senemaeen, Al-Masreen and Shoaa companies which are the subsidiaries of UAG and he was Chairman of Ceni Post Company.
For a period of four years, Khaled provided his expertise as Public Accountant & Consultant to Baker Tilly. His activities included Companies revaluation and restructuring, building up financial, operational and control systems, feasibility studies and credit analysis.
Prior to joining Baker Tilly, he worked as Accounts & Audit Manager at ACE Registered Auditors, London where he has been involved in the auditing of limited liability companies in London, preparing feasibility studies for new projects, Tax computation, payee & VAT and Company’s evaluation.
He was Supervisor of Documentary Letters of Credit Section for Al Rajhi Banking and Investment Corporation, Saudi Arabia where his duties included Supervision of the L/C department, contacting all bank’s correspondents abroad, controlling the selling of L/C facilities given to bank’s customers, analyzing the financial statements of any new customers.
As a key strategist for the development of MMC, Mohamed Fouad has overseen the company’s transformation from a trading organization to a manufacturer & solution provider in his Chief Executive Officer capacity.
Mohamed has held key roles in international and multinational organizations such as JP Morgan Chase, Xceed and Stream Global Services throughout a 20+ years professional career.
He was the Vice President for Service Delivery at Xceed where he has helped secure successful implementations of major Clients. Mohamed successfully launched Stream Global Servicesin Egypt where he served as Director of Operations overseeing considerable growth making Stream the fastest growing Business Process Outsourcing player in the market. He has been involved in many trainings and process improvement efforts for globalplayers in the EMEA Region in his capacity as Regional VP for COPC Inc.