AFSIC is believed to be the largest Africa investment event taking place annually outside Africa and has become one of the most important conduits of investment into Africa.
Managing Director of Corporate Finance and Investor Relations
Tahrir Petrochemicals Corporation, S.A.E./ Carbon Holdings
Karim Helal has over 40 years of experience in investment banking and corporate finance across the Middle East, Europe and Asia. He joined Carbon Holdings in 2011 as the Managing Director of Corporate Finance & Investor Relations, prior to which he was group CEO of CI Capital Holding. Since 2008, he has led CI Capital investment banking deals and transactions resulting in CI Capital being voted as the “Best Investment Bank” in Egypt, according to the Egyptian Stock Exchange and Global Trade Matters in 2010. From 2011 to 2018, Karim was the Non-Executive Chairman of ADIB Capital (investment banking arm of Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank in Egypt).
Karim Helal appointments and memberships
Member of the Egyptian Stock Exchange Index Committee / 2011 – 2017
Member of the National Committee for Managing State Assets / 2015 – 2017
Present appointments & chairmanships:
Chairman of Asia Egypt Business Association (AEBA) / 2011 – present
Egypt Country Director at Colliers International / 2017- present
Advisor to the Ministry of Tourism / 2018 – present
Member of the Board of Director of Egypt Hydrocarbon Corporate (EHC) / 2018 – present
Member of the Board of Director of Oriental Petrochemical Corporation (OPC) / 2018 – present