About The Speaker
Mr. Sherief Samy
Mr. Sherief is the Chairman of the Egyptian Financial Supervisory Authority (EFSA), the country’s regulator of all non banking financial services: capital market, insurance, private pension funds, leasing, mortgage, factoring and microfinance. He is also Chairman of the Financial Services Institute and member of the board of the Central Bank of Egypt, the Investment & Free Zones Authority and the country’s National Anti Money Laundry Unit. Sherif is an experienced senior executive in the areas of investment, capital markets and management. He was previously managing director of Banque Misr’s investment arm “Misr Capital” which managed a private equity portfolio of nearly USD 2 billion in addition to managing two large mutual funds. He served as board member of Banque Du Caire, the SME Development Fund in addition to numerous listed and privately held companies operating in the capital market, textile, urban development, engineering, education, logistics and mining sectors.