Hisham El-Sherif

Hisham El-Sherif

Hisham El-Sherif
Chairman, Nile Capital

Dr. El Sherif is a business, technology and development leader in Egypt and the Middle East. He is the Chairman of Nile Capital, a leading private equity firm and IT investment, the first regional fund in technology. He was the founder of the Information and Decision Support Centre initiatives in Egypt. He is the founding Chairman of RITSEC and a major contributor to societal innovation, reform and social works in areas such as education, poverty, childhood and motherhood, special needs, culture, media and knowledge in addition to economic, social and human development. Dr. El Sherif is also a Professor Emeritus at American University in Cairo (AUC). Globally recognized for his achievements, Dr. El Sherif has received several prestigious awards, among them the World First Prize in Information Systems from SIM, the Franz Edelman award for Management Achievements and its Application and the IFORS Operation Research Third World Prize Award.


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