Sunday 08 August 2021
I wrote – Yasmin Saleem:
Mohamed Farid, head of the Egyptian Stock Exchange, will continue in office for another four years, following a decision by Prime Minister Mostafa Madpooli on Sunday to renew his appointment.
Farid has been the chairman of the Egyptian Stock Exchange since August 2017, after which he will continue in office until 2025.
This is the most important information about Farid, according to the Egyptian Stock Exchange website.
In June 1999, he received a bachelor’s degree in foreign trade and economics from the Faculty of Business and Business Administration at Helvan University, and then a Master’s degree in Banking and Finance (MBA Finance and Banking) Primary Business Administration in April 2002. Arab Academy for Science, Technology and Maritime Transport.
In September 2003, he received a master’s degree in economics with expertise in project analysis, investment and finance from the University of York in the United Kingdom, followed by a master’s degree in finance science in September 2008 from the United Gas Business School. Kingdom.
In May 2020, he received his PhD in Financial Economics from Cardiff University in the UK.
Farid worked as an economist in the technical office of the Minister of Economy and Foreign Trade from September 1999 to September 2002.
From October 2010 to October 2011, he served as Vice President of the Egyptian Stock Exchange, then from July 2013 to July 2016 as Advisor on Financial Leasing and Venture Capital at the World Bank in Egypt.
Since August 2017, he has been Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Egyptian Stock Exchange.
He is the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Egyptian Information Broadcasting Corporation (EGID), the Chairman of the Arab Federation (AFE), and the Chairman of the Emerging Markets Group of the World Exchange Federation (WEF). Chairman of the Working Committees of the Eurasian Exchange Federation (FEAS), and Chairman of the Working Group on Sustainability of the African Federation of Exchanges. (ASEA)
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