Core Team

Atef Helmy
Chairman

Career highlights:

  • Egyptian Minister of ICT
  • Chairman, Chamber of ICT
  • Chairman, Orange Egypt
  • MD, Oracle Egypt
  • GM, NCR/AT&T UAE

Other roles currently held:

  • Senior Advisor, Orange MEA
  • Founding Member, Arab Federation for Digital Economy
  • Board Member, SAMENA Telecom Council
  • Founding Member, Egyptian Fintech Association
  • Member, Board of Trustees, Beit El Zakat (Egypt House of Alms & Charity)
  • Member, Board of Trustees, British University in Cairo (BUE)
Ahmed Helmy
Managing Partner

Career highlights:

  • VP, Mondia Media
  • Sales & Marketing Director, EMC
  • Sales Manager, HP
Ahmed Raef
Sales Director

Career highlights:

  • Managing Director, Atos Egypt
  • Infrastructure Services Sales Leader, IBM Egypt
  • Public Sector Senior Account Manager, IBM Egypt
  • Applications Account Manager, Oracle Egypt
Dr. Raafat Radwan
Principle
Government Sector Lead

Career highlights:

  • Co-founder, Executive Director & Chairman, IDSC
  • Secretary General, Arab ICT Federation
  • Member, UN ICT Task Force
  • Authored 15 books and 700+ articles
Shady Hussein
Senior Associate

Career highlights:

  • Experience with business development, alliances management, pricing and commercial strategy at Intel & Vodafone

Key Experts

Prime is backed by the market’s biggest team of industry experts and veterans in ICT and related domains:

Dr. Galal Osman
Senior Consultant, Digital Banking & Financial Systems

Career highlights:

  • CIO, Egypt Post
  • CIO, SAIB
  • CTO, APICORP
Dr. Amr Badawi

Career highlights:

  • First Deputy Minister, Egypt Ministry of Finance
  • Executive President, National Telecom Regulatory Authority (NTRA) Egypt
  • Sr. Technical Advisor to Egyptian Minister if ICT
Nayera Amin
Senior Consultant
Banking Sector

Career highlights:

  • Exec. Vice Chair, Piraeus Bank
  • CEO & MD, Piraeus Bank
  • Board Member, Housing & Development Bank
  • Chief Business Officer, Bank Audi
  • CEO, Citibank Tunisia & Malta
  • Regional Risk Manager, Citibank North Africa
Sonia S. Ibrahim
Senior Consultant
Organization Development

Career highlights:

  • Founder, Millenium HR
  • Senior Consultant, Hay Group
Ahmed Maher
Senior Partner
Banking Sector Lead

Career highlights:

  • CEO, CIB Consumer Banking & Operations
  • COO, HSBC MENA
Hussein El-Gueretly

Career highlights:

  • Board member, National Bank of Egypt
  • CEO, ITIDA
  • CEO, Orange Labs
  • MD, Oracle Egypt
  • MD, NCR UAE
Dr. Hani Elgebaly

Career highlights:

  • Founder, AvidBeam Technologies
  • Director of Middle East Wireless Communication Lab (MEMIC), Intel
  • Director Strategic Planning, Emerging Markets, Intel
  • 50+ Issued US patents, 10 international standard contributions and 40+ journal and conference publications
Khaled Rabie

Career highlights:

  • Chief Business Officer, Etisalat
  • CEO, Nile Online
  • CEO, EgyNet
  • VP Northeast Africa, Ericsson
  • Country Director, Nokia Siemens Networks
Wassim Mansour

Career highlights:

  • Chief Advisor to Group CEO, Zain
  • CEO, Zain South Sudan
  • GM, Touch Lebanon
  • VP Middle East, ZTE
  • Lebanon Country Director, Nokia Siemens Networks
  • Director, Siemens AG
Osama Yassin
Senior Partner
Telecom Sector Lead

Career highlights:

  • CEO, Telecom Egypt
  • Multiple C-level roles at Orascom Telecom and MTN
  • CTO, Shell Egypt
Dr. Noha Adly

Career highlights:

  • First Deputy to Minister of Communications & IT
  • Head of ICT sector, Bibliotheca Alexandrina
  • Computer & Systems Engineering Professor, Alexandria University
Hossam El Cheikh

Career highlights:

  • Customer care & after-sales service delivery expert with 40+ years experience in multi-nationals (CII, NCR, Future Pipe Industries) & regional firms (ACT, Orascom)
Ahmed Refky

Career highlights:

  • Country Manager, Convergys
  • Founder & MD, Xceed
  • Regional IS Manager, ABB
Maged Ghobrail

Career highlights:

  • VP, Egypt Post
  • Head of Strategic Relations, Vodafone
  • Regional Sales & Marketing Head, AT&T
Sherif Samy

Career highlights:

  • CFO – Banque Misr
  • Advisor to the Minister of Finance
  • CFO General Manager – Misr Int’l Bank
  • Assistant General Manager – QNB
Yehia El Agami

Career highlights:

  • GM & Head of Retail – Banuqe Misr
  • President, SEDO
  • Board Member & Head of Internal Revisions, IDP
  • GM of Investment Marketing & Retail Banking – Al Watany Bank of Egypt
Mohamed Fathy Awad

Career highlights:

  • Senior GM & Executive Board Member Banque De Caire
  • Non Executive Director – Cairo Int’l Bank Kampala - Uganda
  • Non Executive Director – Banque Du Caire
Wafaa Al-Dars

Career highlights:

  • SVP Compliance & Governance, ADIB
  • Sr. Consultant to The Chairman, Mortgage Finance Authority
Ehab El Laithy

Career highlights:

  • VP Country treasurer, Mashreq Bank
  • Senior Dealer, Delta Int’l Bank

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