• Tuesday, 12 March 2019

    Coffee with Mohamed Abou Ghaly

    CEO, Abou Ghaly Motors

    Mohamed Abou Ghaly learned the business in Detroit, the birthplace of the automotive industry, before joining Abou Ghaly Motors  in 1994. As CEO, he has since led the business (founded by his father Maher Abou Ghaly in 1980) to become a self-styled...
  • Sunday, 17 February 2019

    Coffee with Mohamed Farid

    Chairman, the Egyptian Exchange

    Six years after serving as vice-chairman of the Egyptian exchange, Mohamed Farid (official bio) was tapped as EGX chairman in August 2017. His return to government service was preceded by a five-year stint as CEO and chairman of private-sector economic...
  • Monday, 19 March 2018

    Wrap-up of AmCham’s Doorknock in Washington, DC

    US trade delegation reportedly inbound after AmCham wraps 40th Doorknock in Washington, DC: AmCham wrapped up its fortieth annual Doorknock mission to Washington, DC, last week on what its leadership called a “high note,” with plans for a 50-company US...
  • Sunday, 18 March 2018

    DoorKnock 2018 Report: AmCham leaders tell US audience that “Egypt is open for business”

    Egypt is open for business. That was the main message that AmCham members delivered to a US audience at a panel discussion last week organized for the 2018 Doorknock mission to Washington, DC. Egypt has seen continuous, dramatic shifts in...
  • Sunday, 18 March 2018

    Inktank and Enterprise are hiring

    ** SMART PEOPLE WANTED. We’re hiring at both Enterprise and at our parent company, Inktank. We’re looking for critical thinkers who have outstanding English-language writing skills. Don’t apply if you are not (at an absolute minimum) unafraid of numbers. Among...
  • Monday, 8 January 2018

    Enterprise 2018-19 Egyptian holiday calendar

    25 January (Thursday): 25 January revolution / Police Day, national holiday. 08 April (Sunday): Easter Sunday, national holiday. 09 April (Monday): Sham El Nessim, national holiday. 25 April (Wednesday): Sinai Liberation Day, national holiday. 01 May (Tuesday): Labour Day, national...
  • Monday, 13 November 2017

    Meet the man who would break up Credit Suisse — and the Mideast angle that will see him in Cairo in early 2018

    The Swiss hedge fund RBR Capital Advisors has been making the rounds of the press lately with shareholder activism plays that brought on recent changes in Gate Group and GAM Holding, which produced a +130% net total return for investors. Their...
  • Tuesday, 19 September 2017

    A day at the Grand Egyptian Museum

    A day at the Grand Egyptian Museum: The government has made national projects a key platform of its agenda. And out of all them, one national project stood out as being of particular historical resonance: the Grand Egyptian Museum. Enterprise...
  • Thursday, 16 March 2017

    Beyond the Rubicon: Deja Vu All Over Again

    By Aly El Shalakany In Egypt, we like to keep things simple – the second we have an economic slump, we know we need to attract investment and that, ladies and gentlemen, means we need a new investment law. Who...

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