Menatours’ executive leadership team features more than 150 years’ combined experience in all facets of global travel, hospitality, logistics, technology, and the law. They have set a winning strategy that our clients can count on to help them keep moving and deliver travel management services that drive bottom line results .
FAROUK NASSER, Ph.D.
CHAIRMAN & CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
Dr. Farouk Nasser serves as Chairman of the Board of Directors and Chief Executive Officer of Menatours, and brings extensive management experience to the Menatours leadership team. Dr. Nasser also serves as Chairman and Managing Director of International Development Consultants, an investment banking and private equity office with over 30 years of experience in Egypt and the Middle East. Dr. Nasser also serves as Chairman of the Sinai White Cement Company, a publicly traded corporation in Egypt, and on the board of several of Egypt’s largest corporations including fertilizer manufactures, construction materials producers and private schools.
Dr. Nasser holds a B.Sc. degree in Engineering from Cairo University , M.Sc. & PhD. in Engineering from the USA as well finance and economic studies. He attended University of Cincinnati U.C. , Berkeley and Notre Dame.
CHIEF OPERATIONS OFFICER
Khaled Fawzy servers as the Chief Operations Officer at Menatours, and reports directly to the Cheif Executive Officer. Khaled brings over 30 years of travel industry experience. Prior to joining the Menatours Leadership team, Khaled was Cheif of Operations for Thomas Cook in Egypt, overseeing over 11 locations throughout the country. Prior to that, Khaled worked with some of the largest travel services providers in Egypt.
Currently, Khaked leads over 100 employees throughout Menatours, including all of our 18 locations throughout the country. Khaled holds a B.A. in Commerce from Cairo Univeristy.
CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER
Ahmed El Waraky serves as Chief Financial Officer at Menatours, and reports directly to the Chief Executive Officer.
Ahmed has been a Menatours veteran for most of his career. Ahmed started with Menatours in 1989 as a Junior Accountant, and quickly moved up to Accounting Manager. Shortly afterwards, Ahmed was assigned to the Menatours’ Internal Audit Department, and soon after moved forward to lead the Internal Audit Department in 2004. Finally, in 2009, Ahmed was appointed as Chief Financial Officer at Menatours, and continues to be instrumental to the Menatours Leadership team.
Ahmed holds a B.A in Commerce from Cairo University, and was formerly President of the National Development Committee of Giza, a non-profit NGO.
Mahmoud serves as the General Counsel of Menatours, and reports directly to the Chief Executive Officer. Mahmoud brings over 15 years of experience, having focused on commercial and arbitration law. Prior to joining Menatours, Mahmoud was part of the leadership team at multiple prominent law firms in Cairo. Mahmoud is registered with the Egyptian Bar Association and is a registered Appellate lawyer, licensed to practice across all governorates in Egypt.
Mahmoud holds a B.A. and J.D. from Cairo University.