Meet our board members


Mrs. Mervat Zohdy El Sayed Soltan

Chairperson of EBE & EGE

Appointed as the Chairperson of Export Development Bank of Egypt in September of 2016 with the mandate to drive the Banks’s strategic role in helping to grow the Egyptian Export Sector. She enjoys 37 years of banking experience in local, regional, and global institutions and brings to EBE vast experience through her senior international and regional roles within these banks.

Mervat served various senior positions from 1991 until 2017.She worked as the Regional Head of Financial Institutions coverage for North Africa & Levant in HSBC Middle East, Dubai; Vice President Global Transaction Banking in Deutsche Bank Egypt covering the same North Africa & Levant region.

In addition, she held other various senior roles within local & regional banks and helped develop the business strategy for these banks’ growth in the Egyptian Market.

Mervat Soltan earned both her B.A. and M.B.A. in Business Administration from the American University in Cairo, with highest honors, and has undergone several international training programs that have added to her technical and leadership skills.