He has over 23 years of experience in capital markets. He has been a CFA charter holder since 2008.He received a BBA, Finance & Investments (summa cum laude) from Baruch College, City University of New York, and an MBA from the American University in Cairo(AUC). He is a Former President, and currently Secretary-General of CFA Society Egypt, a member society of CFA Institute. For the past 18 years, he has been writing the Market Watch article in Business Monthly, the American Chamber of Commerce in Egypt magazine. He taught Finance at Ain Shams University, AUC, German University in Cairo, Helwan University, and Misr International University( MIU). He is currently the Head of Research at Prime Securities, a subsidiary of Egypt-based Prime Holding. In 7 month, he re-established the company’s sell-side equity research department, covering Egypt equities Leading a team of 7 equity analysts and economist.