May 2018 - Cairo , Egypt
Cairo, Egypt – May 5th, 2018 – Pharos Holding announced today the appointment of Ms. Noha El Ghazaly as Managing Director and Head of Investment Banking effectively starting May 2nd 2018 to replace Mr. Sherif Abdel Aal.
Commenting on the appointment, Mr. Elwy Taymour, Group Chairman and CEO of Pharos Holding said, “I am pleased that Ms. El Ghazaly is joining our team, especially in this crucial point of expansion in Pharos’ journey. I have every confidence in her ability to lead our Investment Banking team to new successes.”
Ms. El Ghazaly brings with her more than 10 years of experience in the Financial Services and Investment Banking fields. Prior to joining Pharos Holding for Financial Investments, Ms. El Ghazaly served as Executive Director at HC Securities & Investment, Investment Banking Division and Board Member at HC Brokerage SAE.
Mr. Aladdin El Afifi, Managing Director and Co-CEO of Pharos Holding commented on the appointment, saying “I am very happy that Ms. El Ghazaly is joining our team and I am looking forward to working with her. She will lead the Investment Banking team to new heights of achievement and professionalism in the Egyptian and regional financial markets.”
Ms. El Ghazaly led and participated in the successful completion of 15 transactions worth USD 1.1 billion. She has a proven track record of achievements in advisory services on several acquisitions, divestitures, capital increases, debt raising, secondary public offerings, and corporate restructuring. Her transactions span multiple sectors including pharmaceuticals, banking and financial services, packaging and F&B.
Ms. El Ghazaly holds a Masters of Business Administration from Edinburgh Business School, Herriot Watt University in UK.