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.
Noha El Ghazaly
Managing Director and Head of Investment Banking
Pharos Holding for Financial Investments
Managing Director and Head of Investment Banking at Pharos Holding for Financial Investments. Over twelve years of experience in corporate finance and M&A across the MENA region. Led and participated in the origination and successful execution of 18 transactions with over USD 1.2 Bn in value across various sectors.
Independent Investment Committee Member for Sanad Fund ESF II; an impact investing fund providing equity financing to local partner institutions for on-lending to micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) and fueling their growth. The fund was initiated by KfW Development Bank and funded by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ), the European Union, the KfW Development Bank, Switzerland´s State Secretariat for Economic Affairs (SECO), the Development Bank of Austria (OeEB), the german GLS Bank and the Dutch Development Bank (FMO).
Featured by Forbes Middle East as one of the Top 100 Most Influential Women in the Middle East in 2018 and by Financial News (a Dow Jones Company) as one of the Top 50 Women in Middle East Finance in 2019. An MBA graduate of Edinburgh Business School of Heriot-Watt University.