The board of directors of AUR Capital Financial Consultancy is composed of highly experienced and influential regional investors with deep relationships with governments and expertise that is a major contributor to the company’s ability to reach its goals.
H.E. Ashraf Salman | Chairman & CEO
Mr. Salman is currently the Chairman & CEO of AUR Capital. Ashraf Salman was appointed Minister of Investment of the Arab Republic of Egypt from June 2014 until March 2016. The ministry’s mandate included directly supervising The General Authority for Investment (GAFI), the state owned companies under the law number 203 of 1991 (8 Holding companies and 125 affiliates). And overseeing the Egyptian capital market via the Egyptian Financial Supervisory Authority (EFSA), and the Egyptian Stock Exchange (EGX). During this period, he chaired, and participated in, a number of governmental institutions such as being the chairman of The General Authority for Investment (GAFI), board member of the New Urban Communities Authority (NUCA), the Egyptian General Petroleum Corporation (EGPC), the General Authority for Rehabilitation projects and Agricultural Development (GARPAD), the General Authority for the Suez Canal Economic Zone (SC Zone), and The Supreme Council of Tourism. Salman also headed and was a member of over 40 government committees concerned with investment related issues such as the ministerial economic committee, the investment conflict-resolution committee, the international arbitrage counseling committee, amongst others. Before the ministry, Salman was the co-founder and co-CEO of Cairo Financial Holding (CFH), one of Egypt’s fastest growing investment banks. He is an MBA holder from Birmingham University, Alabama, USA, and a Lead Assessor granted by SGS Yarsley, United Kingdom.
Mr. Nidal Assar is currently the Chief Executive Officer of EG BANK. Since his appointment on this role early 2015, Mr. Assar led a major internal restructuring and enhancement of operational and controls efficiency, to establish a solid modern and young banking institution evolving around the contemporary needs of today’s customers. Mr. Assar has totally shifted the business model of the bank by adopting a smart and aggressive growth strategy that resulted to achieving unprecedented fast growth rates on all fronts. Prior to EG Bank he was the Deputy Governor for monetary stability at the Central Bank of Egypt (CBE). Mr. Assar has over 18 years of experience in banking, finance, monetary management and international capital markets. He joined the Central Bank of Egypt in 2004 as part of the reform program launched to overhaul the Egyptian banking system. Mr. Assar holds a Master’s degree in Finance from a joint program at Syracuse and Harvard Universities and holds a BA in Economics from the American University in Cairo.
Dr. Fahad Khater
Dr. Fahad Salah Khater is the owner and head of Alameda Healthcare that was established in 1999 by Professor Salah Khater with the acquisition of As Salam International hospital. Alameda Healthcare is also the largest shareholder in Dar El Fouad Six of October hospital.
Abdel Aziz El Sherbiny
Monia is an experienced Banking professional with a demonstrated history of working in the industry for 20+ years. She currently holds the title of Assistant CEO for Treasury & Corporate Banking at EG Bank. She is a strong finance professional ACI certified with an MIBA from ESLSCA, a Leadership certification from Harvard Business School, and an HBS-EBI Executive Leadership program graduate.
AUR TI LOGOA Veteran Hotelier – Ahmed has +30 years of experience in the hospitality industry with multinational chains hotels & resorts. His CV includes stunning and valuable experiences as General Manager at various reputable hotels including Hilton Dahab Resort, Hilton Hurghada Plaza, Hilton Marsa Alam Resort, and Anjum Hotel Makkah. He has arrived at AUR Touristic Investment after his latest role as General Manager of the Radisson Blu Heliopolis. At Radisson Blu he made a commitment to female empowerment, more than doubling the proportion of women at Radisson Blu Heliopolis in just 18 months. Ahmed holds a Bachelor in Commerce & Business Administration from Helwan University. He completed his professional development course at the Cornell school of Hotel Administration, Cornell University, USA and Certificate holder from International Institute for Management Development, Lausanne University, Switzerland.