Arabian Business Power 500 2013
Thu 21 Mar 2013 10:28 AM
Karim Awad

Karim Awad

Industry: Banking & Finance

Company: EFG-Hermes

Designation: CEO, Investment

Country: Egypt

Awad is the co-CEO of  investment at one of Egypt’s biggest finance houses. He has responsibility for overseeing the research, securities brokerage, asset management and investment banking divisions. Prior to assuming his current role, Awad was a member of the group’s investment banking department, heading it until May last year.

Since joining EFG-Hermes in 1998, he has focused on equity offerings and merger and acquisition (M&A) transactions with a special focus on the telecommunications and financial institutions sectors.