Board Of Directors
  • Magued Osman
    Nonexecutive Board Member; Chairman of Board

    Osman was appointed Chairman of the Board of Directors of Telecom Egypt in March 2016, representing the government. 

    Osman is the Executive Manager of the Egyptian Center for Public Opinion Research “Baseera", and a professor of statistics at the Faculty of Economics and Political Science, Cairo University. 

    Osman served as the Minister of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT) in the caretaker government which was formed after the 25th January revolution in 2011. 
    He has also served as Executive Director of Information and Decision Support Centre (IDSC), an affiliate of the Egyptian Cabinet, from 2005 to 2011. Osman was the Executive Manager of the Demographic Center in Cairo in 2004. Currently, he is the editor and lead author of the 2016 Human Development Report for social justice issues. 

    Osman is a member of the National Council for Women and the Vice President of the Union of Arab Statisticians. He is the Chief founder of the Arab Network of Public Opinion Polling Stations and Coordinator for the Egyptian Initiative for Right to Information. He is a member of the Institut d’Égypte, and member of the Board of Trustees of the faculty of International Affairs and Public Policy at the American University in Cairo. He is Board Chairman of Trustees of the "Call" initiative for the development of Upper Egypt. 

    Osman supervised the implementation of a large number of opinion polls and surveys, including global survey of values in Egypt and the Corruption Perceptions Survey in Egypt. He made his first public opinion polls to assess the Presidential performance and first-time post voting surveys. His research interests include measuring human development, governance and demographic studies, the role of think-tanks and future studies. He participated in the preparation of Egypt's vision for sustainable development to year 2030 “Egypt Vision 2030” and held the responsibility to develop the demographic strategy. 
    Osman obtained his Master and Doctoral degrees from Case University in USA.


  • Ashraf Ismail
    Nonexecutive Board Member

    Army General Ismail, has been appointed to the Board of Telecom Egypt in March 2016, representing the government. He is the chief of staff of the Egyptian Signal Corps in the Egyptian Armed Forces.

  • Ahmed El Beheiry
    Executive Board Member; Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer

    Ahmed El Beheiry was appointed as Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer as of March 28, 2017. He has been a member of Telecom Egypt's Board of Directors since March 2016, representing the Egyptian government. 

    El Beheiry started his career as a design engineer for mobile networks in Alcatel Egypt and contributed in the infrastructure construction for the first mobile network in Egypt during the period from 1995 to 1998. In July 1998, he joined Mobinil (currently Orange Egypt) as a Network Development Manager, assuming various positions till he served as the Networks & Roaming Director, prior to starting his own private business. 

    In 2007, he founded Telecomax Group for Investment and Development that represents a group of companies operating in the fields of telecommunications and Information Technology services in Egypt, Africa, and the Middle East. He also served as the group board Chairman till March 2016. 

    In 2014, El Beheiry co-established "IDEA"; Investment for Development in Emerging Africa, a Company focusing on infrastructure, power and water projects development in Africa. He served as the company Managing Director till December 2015. 

    El Beheiry has a number of researches contributing in the field of Mobile Communications Engineering that was published in the Telecom World Conference in California in 1997 and in the International Institute for Communications and Information Technology (IEEE) Magazine in May 2001. 

    El Beheiry holds a Bachelor Science in Communications Engineering from the University of Alexandria in 1994, with an honors degree, and then he continued his theoretical studies to get a Master's degree in Mobile Communications Engineering in 1997 and a Master of Business Administration from the Arab Academy for Science and Technology in collaboration with the French University of Rennes.

  • Mohamed Shamroukh
    Executive Board Member; Senior Vice President for Financial, Administrative Affairs & CFO

    Shamroukh was appointed member of Telecom Egypt’s Board of Directors in March 2016, representing the government. 

    Shamroukh was appointed to Telecom Egypt’s VP for Financial Affairs & Chief Financial Officer (CFO) in March 2016. 

    Shamroukh first joined Telecom Egypt in 2002 as a Network Engineer, undertaking various responsibilities and roles before being appointed Operations General Manager, in 2007. In 2009, he was appointed to the role of Corporate Strategy Director. 

    Shamroukh holds an Executive Masters in Business Administration from IESE Business School and a Bachelor of Science in Electronics and Electric Communication from Cairo University.

  • Hussien Amin
    Nonexecutive Board Member

    Amin was appointed member of Telecom Egypt’s Board of Directors in March 2016, representing the government. 

    Amin is a professor and former chair of Journalism and Mass Communication department and director of the Kamal Adham Center for Television and Digital Journalism at the school of Global Affairs and Public Policy, the American University in Cairo. 

    He serves on many boards including the World Congress of Middle East Studies, the Global Informatics Forum, the Information Technology Institute (ITI), and the H.H. Sheikh Salem Al-Ali Al-Sabah informatics Award 

    Amin received his Doctoral degree from the Ohio State University in 1986.

  • Mohamed Attia-Allah
    Executive Board Member

    Attia-Allah was appointed member of Telecom Egypt’s Board of Directors in June 2014, representing the company’s Employee Union. 

    He is appointed as the company’s Manpower Planning Manager for Technical Affairs. 

    Attia-Allah is a board member in the Loyalty and Membership Fund, as well as a board member of Telecom Egypt’s Sports Club. 

    Attia-Allah holds a Bachelor degree from the High Institute for Studies, in 1990. He also obtained a diploma in Business Administration, in 2006.

  • Ahmed Abu-Ali
    Nonexecutive Board Member

    Abou Ali was appointed member of Telecom Egypt’s Board of Directors, as an independent Board Member. 

    Abou Ali combines Egyptian and US legal education and practice, with experience in banking, commercial and corporate in both markets. In the US, he was involved in several corporate financing, leveraged buy-outs and corporate restructuring as an attorney with the Chicago law firm of Sidley & Austin. 

    Abou Ali served as attorney of the Supreme Court of Egypt. He is also a partner in Hassouna & Abou Ali for legal consulting. He has special experience in corporate, commercial and financial law. 

    He acts regularly as a legal advisor to the boards of several local subsidiaries of multinational companies and Egyptian joint stock companies. 

    Abou Ali holds an International Law degree from Notre Dame Law School (London School of Economics - LSE), in 1979. Also holds a L.L.M (Master of Laws) degree from Harvard University, in 1985.

  • Mohammed Hany Seif El Nasr
    Nonexecutive Board Member

    El Nasr has been appointed member of Telecom Egypt’s Board of Directors in March 2016, as an independent Board Member. 

    El Nasr is the chairman of the Arab Investment Bank since 2011, He has been offering many years of experience in the banking, financial, social and developmental domains. 

    He took over the presidency of important financial and banking institutions, of which are: Chairman of Misr Arab African Bank, CEO of the Arab Bank Corporation (ABC-Egypt), Managing Director of the Social Fund for development (SFD), as well as former Board of Director's member in Bank Misr, National Bank of Egypt (NBE) and the Commercial International Bank (CIB), and previously served as President of the Arab Union for small enterprises and President of Union of Arab Investors.

  • Amr Mansour
    Nonexecutive Board Member

    Mansour was appointed member of Telecom Egypt’s Board of Directors in March 2017, representing the government. 

    Mansour is the Chief Information Officer of the American Chamber of Commerce in Egypt. He served as board member of Xceed from March 2016 to March 2017. 

    Mansour is a 30 year veteran in the IT and Telecom industry with solid experience in strategic planning, technology integration, business development and project management. 

    Mansour was involved in the implementation and management of several local and international information systems projects in different business areas in Egypt and France. 

    He successfully managed the transformation of AmCham Egypt to a technology enabled e-Chamber and the development of many online services for the business community in Egypt. 

    Mansour holds a Bachelor of Science in Electronics and Communication Engineering from Cairo University in 1986.

  • Mohamed Barakat
    Nonexecutive Board Member

    Barakat was appointed member of Telecom Egypt's Board of Directors in March 2017, representing the government. 

    Barakat is currently Deputy Chairman & Managing Director of Arab International Bank since October 2014. 

    Barakat is over 37 years of professional banking experience. He has a strong record of achievement in Senior Managerial Positions. General Manager of Egyptian American Bank, Vice Chairman & Managing Director of Egyptian Gulf Bank, Chairman and CEO of Banque Misr from December 2002 till September 2014, Chairman and General Manager of Banque Misr Liban from May 2003 till April 2015, Chairman of Supervisory Board of Misr Bank Europe – Frankfort from December 2003 till June 2007, Chairman Banque du Caire from September 2005 till September 2011. 

    Barakat was a Board member of Central Bank of Egypt December 2003-November 2011 during which was appointed as a member of the Banking Reform Committee and the Audit Committee, Board member of the Egyptian Banking Institute January 2003 till January 2016, Board member and elected Vice Chairman Cairo Amman Bank from 2005 till 2014, Board member of the Anti-money Laundry unit 2008 – 2014, Chairman of the Federation of Egyptian Banks from April 2005 till March 2011, Vice Chairman of the Union of Arab Banks from 2007 till 2013 , Chairman of the Union of Arab Banks from 2013 till April 2016, Advisory Board Member of Master Card International (Middle East & Africa) from March 2011 till date, Board member of Visa International (CEMEA Regional Board) from 2003 till 2008, Advisory Board Member of Visa - Middle East & Africa ( CEMEA Advisory Forum ) from 2008 till December 2010. 

    Barakat holds a Bachelor degree in Accounting from Alexandria University in 1974 and an MBA degree from University of San Francisco – USA in 1977 

  • Amr El Ganainy
    Nonexecutive Board Member

    El Ganainy has been appointed member of Telecom Egypt’s Board of Directors in June 2017, as an independent Board Member. 

    El Ganainy is the Chief Executive Officer, Institutional Banking, Commercial International Bank (Egypt). He joined CIB in 2004 as a General Manager, Financial Institutions Group. He was also the President of Global Customer Relations since 2010. 

    El Ganainy is also the Chairman of Falcon Group, Chairman of CI Asset Management Co., and a Board Member in several companies such as; CI Capital Holding Co., TE Data, Misr for Central Clearing, Depositary and Registry Co., Egyptian Holding Co. for Airports and Air Navigation, and the Honorary Chairman of both Interarab Cambist Association (ICA) and Egyptian Dealers Association (ACI Egypt). 

    Additionally, El Ganainy was the Chairman of Commercial International Brokerage Co., Executive Board Member of ACI International (The Financial Market Association), Board Member of Royal & Sun Alliance Insurance Co. and the Chairman of Capital Securities Brokerage Co. 

    El Ganainy worked as General Manager, Treasurer and Head of Correspondent Banking of the United Bank of Egypt, Chief Dealer of Export Development Bank and started his career as a Dealer at Suez Canal Bank. 

    El Ganainy graduated from the Faculty of Commerce, Cairo University in 1985.