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Ahmed Mokhtar

Managing Director

NBK Capital Asset Management Egypt


Dr. Mokhtar is currently the managing director of NBK Capital Asset Management Egypt. During his career, he structured and/or actively managed Money Market, Equity Funds and Proprietary Portfolios in excess of USD 6 billion.

Dr. Mokhtar is a Professor of Financial Management, Investment and Portfolio Management at ESLSCA Business School. He received Lipper fund award for best Islamic Equity fund over 5 years in Egypt 2016 and the Lipper fund award for the best Islamic Equity fund on 3 years return in Egypt 2014. He also received the Zawya fund award for the best Balanced Fund in Egypt 2013. Ahmed has been recognized by the MENA Fund Manager Magazine as “The Best Performing Fund” in its Balanced Class in the region in 2015.

He was the Head of Fixed Income and Money Market at Beltone Financials and the fund manager of Bank Misr, HSBC and ABC money market funds in EGP, USD and Euro, prior to that he was Senior Vice President at Lazard Asset Management Egypt and the fund manager of Egypt trust, MIDB and Misr Exterior equity funds, Ahmed was the founder and the managing partner of Al-Rowad Securities Brokerage Company, founder and board member of Falcon Portfolio Management.

He published articles in the Journal of Finance and Investment Analysis, Mokhtar, Ahmed (2016). “An Empirical Examination of the Behavioral CAPM”, vol. 5, no.3, 2016, 15-57, Scienpress Ltd, 2016 and Mokhtar, Ahmed (2014). “Behavioral Finance, Investor Psychology Perspective”, vol. 3, no.2, 2014, 41-60, Scienpress Ltd, 2014.

He is a reviewer in the Journal of International & Interdisciplinary Business Research.

He is a Certified Corporate Director- CDCP.

Ahmed holds a Doctorate of Business Administration (DBA) and Master of International Business Administration (MIBA) from Ecole Supérieure Libre des Sciences Commerciales Appliquées (ESLSCA Business School), Paris in 2016 and 2001 respectively and Bachelor of Science in Architectural Engineering from Cairo University in 1993.

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