World's 100 Most Powerful Arabs 2014
Wed 26 Mar 2014 03:56 PM
Ahmed Hashima

Company: Egyptian Steel

Designation: Founder

Country: Egypt

A self-made entrepreneur who has built an empire, Egyptian Steel, from scratch, Ahmed Abou Hashima is a role model for Arab young people. He’s also famous for being patriotic and has shown great support for the will power of Egyptians by improving the image of the 30th of June Revolution in foreign media, through buying pages in prominent newspapers such as the Times (UK) and newspapers in South Africa and COMESA, to print articles written by prominent Egyptian writers portraying the actual truth about the 2nd Egyptian Revolution.