Global Conference 2010

Speaker's Biography

Neveen El-Tahri

Chairperson, Delta Holding for Financial Investments

Neveen El-Tahri is Chairperson of Delta Holding for Financial Investments, focusing on private equity and venture capital primarily for small and medium-size enterprises and entrepreneurs. She also chairs Delta Financial Solutions and Upper Egypt Leasing and is the Egypt country representative for the Royal Bank of Scotland (previously ABN AMRO Bank Egypt). The first woman to sit on the board of the Egyptian Stock Exchange, she serves on several public and private boards, including Telecom Egypt, Banque Misr, Egyptian Railway Projects & Transport Company, Egypt Information Dissemination Company and Cairo Oil and Soap. In 2008 El-Tahri was named in a Financial Times special report as one of the leading businesswomen in the Arab world, and in March 2010, Egypt Business Today named her one of the five most successful businesswomen in Egypt. She received a bachelor's degree in economics from Cairo University.

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