Hossam Fouad

Hossam Fouad is the Managing Partner and Co. Founder of Projecta Consult. He has been engaged in sophisticated consulting assignments delivered to major companies in the region.

Within this scope, he has worked on several projects including due diligence, valuation, transformation, feasibility studies, and investment analysis of projects. He has advised companies in relation to investment and financing decisions as well as the allocation of corporate investment and has contributed a major part in the development of companies in different activities such as manufacturing, distribution, paratheatrical, contracting & tourism.

Over the past 29 years, Fouad has gained his experience from his exposure by working in reputable multinational & international companies as Permutit Egypt, US Filters, Vivendi Water Systems, ATC, Al Rashideen Trading Group, ASG Group either local or abroad throughout several managerial positions as a co-founder, general manager, financial director for the ME&A, harmonizing and executing of all commercial, financial, budgetary responsible, and analytical related activities at the district, regional and corporate level, helping corporations re-structure, unify their strategic plan and focus on prime objectives.

Fouad holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from Helwan University, Leadership Training Course in Paris, Supervisor Training Course in London, IAS Training Course in London, certified trainer by VWS by giving the training and implementation of the ERP systems integration and associated training in Egypt, Dubai, Mexico, Saudi Arabia, and Lebanon for more than 18 companies.

Eng. Tarek Taha

Through his busy career in business and a wide spectrum of management positions in multinationals and local corporations, he has gained his sharp consulting skills helping organizations re-structure, unify their strategic plan and focus on prime objectives.

Taha, through years in managerial positions in different industries outside and inside Egypt as Managing director in Citex Systems Ltd. for 3 years and general manager-Orascom Technology Solutions for 5 years, General Manager & Advanced Computer Technology (ACT), Regional Manager for North Africa in General Electric Information Services (GEIS), Manager of product support and services, IBM/SBM Saudi Arabia and CIO, Sahara Petroleum.

Taha received several Management Education Training programs in various parts of the world as Market-Driven Quality-Advanced Service Business, Direct Marketing at IBM in the UK, Senior Experience Managers at General Electric (GE) in Germany, Electronic Commerce Solutions at General Electric in Orlando, U.S.A, Top Management Workshop in Japan, Branch Business Management, Managing Services, and Solutions at IBM in La Hulpe, Belgium and many more.

Throughout his career, Taha received a variety of achievements and awards both nationally and internationally, and recently in 2012, he was elected as a WITSA board member.

Tarek holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering-Alexandria University, Diploma on Marketing Profitable Business and Trading from the British College in Jersey, Britain.

Ayman Samih

Corporate Finance with over 29 years of professional work experience and awarded multiple promotions with large & international organizations, in Egypt & The Middle East. With a Proven Proficiency in Corporate Finance and Treasury Management.

Within this scope, he has held several positions in his career as, Group Treasury Director in Sakr Group for International Investments (with a consolidated turnover that exceeded us$ 300 Million, Group Treasury Manager for Egypt & The Middle East in Watania Group of Companies (with a consolidated turnover that exceeded us$ 112 Million, Financial Controller in Energy for Metals (El-Sewedy Group), Treasury and Banking Relation Manager in Jeddah cable company (El-Sewedy Group) Jeddah-KSA, Treasury Manager in Egyptian Traders Co – Egypt, Senior Treasury Officer Chief accountant Riyadh KSA & in E.A.Juffali & Bros – Head Office (Riyadh, Jeddah) KSA, Senior Banker & International Trade in Export Development Bank of Egypt (E.D.B.E) Alex.

Samih specialized experience in the sectors of Banking, Trading, Manufacturing, Construction, and FMCG. Samih has received several Management Education & Training programs at London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), international financial markets program-London, BNP Paribas Egypt-risk management workshop, BNP Paribas Egypt-financial crisis impact-international finance, BNP Paribas Egypt-international trade finance-risk management, Phorus Training Centre-new trends in the documentary credit [UCP 600], The Grain & feed trade Association GAFTA-trade terms, Citibank Egypt-treasury derivatives [FX-Interest rate], Saudi Holland Bank KSA-trade products, Arab National Bank KSA-international trade finance, Saudi British Bank KSA-international trade documentation workshop [UCP 500, URC 522, ISP 98], Saudi Holland Bank-Riyadh KSA-documentary credit comparison [UCP 500 & 400] and INCO terms.

Samih holds LSE/WESBI/IEB, master’s in finance and Responsible Banking,
Association for a financial professional, Certified Treasury Professional (CTP), Institute of Management Accounts, Financial Accounting & Reporting (CMA P2),
Cambridge college-England-Practical Bookkeeping and Accounts, Bachelor of Commerce-Major Accounting-Alexandria University