2006 Egypt Committees

Business Advisory Committee

H.E. Mr. Mahmoud Mohie El Din
Minister of Investment

H.E. Mr. Ahmad El Maghrabi
Minister of Tourism

H.E. Rachid Mohamed Rachid
Ministry of Foreign Trade and Industry

Mr. Gamal El Nazer
Chariman of the Egyptian Businessmen Association

 Mr. Mohamed Farid Khamis
President of the Oriental Weavers Group

Mr. Taher Helmy
Chairman of the American Chamber of Commerce

Ms. Yousreya Loza
Secretary-General of the Sawiris Foundation

Host Committee

Hon. Farkhonda Hassan
Secretary-General, National Council for Women and Parliament Member, Egypt and Chair of Egypt Host Committee

Amany Asfour
President, Business & Professional Women – Egypt and Egyptian Business Women Association

Amina Abdel Aziz
Advisor for Secretary-General for External Relations, National Council for Women

Hanan Aboul Azm
Social Fund for Development

Wadouda Badran
Secretary General, Arab Women Organization

Sanaa El Banaa
Chairman of Petro-Chemical Joint Venture Co.

Omnia A. Fahmy
Vice President, Egyptian Business Women Association

Khaled El Gibali
General Manager, City Bank

Nadia Abdel Hafiz
Board Member, Nile Tile

Anissa Hassouna
Assistant General Manager, Misr Iran Development Bank

Hanaa El Hilaly
Director General, International Relations and Communications, Women In Business Committee, The American Chamber of Commerce, Cairo and Chairperson, Social Fund for Development

Nadia M. Lamloum
Director of Program Support Unit, CIDA

Amr El Mahy
Associate Gender Unit, Social Fund for Development


Aida Moatassem
Board Member, Moatassem Marble Co.

Nahla Mofid
Vice President, Escapade Travel

Sahar Nasr
Senior Financial Economic & Gender Specialist, World Bank

Laila Neamatallah
Consultant, EQI

Carmen Niethammer
Program Manager, International Finance Corporation, World Bank Group

Hosna Rashid
Board Member, Fine Foods Co.

Soad Kamel Rizk
Professor of Economics, Cairo University

Zeinab Safar
Faculty of Engineering, Chair Department of Mechanics, Cairo University

Sahar Sallab
Board Member, Commercial Investment Bank

Hoda Sarofim
Executive Director, Sawiris Foundation

Samiha Abou Steit
Advisor for Secretary-General, National Council for Women

Mona Zaki
CEO, Global Strategic Consultants

Loula Zaklama
President & Managing Director, Rada Research & Public Relations Co.

Shahira Zeid
Vice Chairman, MZ Investment & Women Strategic Egypt, International Economic Forum