100 most powerful Arab women 2013
Thu 28 Feb 2013 12:58 PM
Sahar Mohamed Ali El Sallab
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Sahar Mohamed Ali El Sallab

Industry: Banking and finance

Company: HitekNOFAL

Designation: Chairperson

Country: Egypt

Occupation: Chairperson

Sahar Mohamed Ali El Sallab is perhaps Egypt’s top female financier. Between 1981 and 2008, Al Sallab served as vice chairwoman and managing director of Commercial International Bank (CIB), the largest private-sector bank in the country. She then served in the government as a deputy minister for trade until March 2010. Al Sallab
is the chairperson of HitekNOFAL, a family-owned business that works in hi-tech solutions and engineering.