Amr Helal
Chief Executive Officer, North Africa

Amr Helal was appointed as Chief Executive Officer, North Africa in October 2018. He has been with the Firm since October 2017 as an independent non-executive director in Cairo. In the capacity of Chief Executive Officer, Amr leads the Firm’s franchise in North Africa and oversees the Company’s strategy and senior client coverage in the region.

Mr. Helal has over 17 years of private equity and investment banking experience in the region, having held senior roles in a number of leading institutions including EFG-Hermes and the Abraaj Group. Amr joined from Capstone Group, Egypt’s first dedicated real estate private equity fund manager, where he was Head of Corporate Private Equity.

Mr. Helal is a graduate of the American University in Cairo with a BA where he majored in economics and minored in political science and international relations.