Ghada El Gohary CEO of Egypt Venture Capital Company – EVCC, also sits on the board of The Export Credit Guarantee of Egypt (EGE).
Along with a master’s degree in finance and investment, she spent the first fifteen years of her career in the banking sector focusing on finance and credit risk assessment.
The following fifteen years were spent in development where she was director of the “Access to finance department” at the Industrial Modernization Center – IMC. During her tenure, she created the first mezzanine fund in Egypt. In this capacity she in charge of representing Egypt and preparing the required research for the EU in “Improving Access to Finance in Egypt Project”.
El Gohary sat on investment committees and represented IMC in various equity funds IMC invests in. She was also selected to the consulting committee at the Nilex Stock Exchange.
With over thirty-two years of experience in the field of Finance, corporate investment and development , SME’s sector at both Public and Private sectors. El Gohary has traveled extensively, representing various organizations at International Conferences.