ASHRAF EL SHIATY 0235393222 -0235393111
With over 37 years of profound experience in a diversified array of fields, and possessing core competencies in new business development & corporate turnaround and renewal, Ashraf El Shiaty is a strategic, creative and inventive thinker, who craves a challenge, constantly pushing new frontiers.
In his current capacity as CEO of SHOURA Group; Ashraf has been at the helm of leading the growth of his family-owned business from a market leader in agribusiness to a formidable corporate conglomerate with operations predominantly in the cement, steel, agrochemical, and real estate industries (boasting a land bank of over 10 million square meters for commercial and residential development), in addition to others.
Today SHOURA Group holds partnership with some of the finest international names including Sumitomo Corporation, Syngenta, Axalta paints, SIA abrasives and IVECO defense vehicles; with an aggregate annual turnover of 8 billion EGP.
Pragmatic and results orientated, with a focus on bottom line results, Ashraf El-Shiaty has a track record of achieving and exceeding the standards of performance set out for any project. He is a shrewd negotiator, skilled communicator, and enjoys the ability to successfully liaise between public and private stakeholders in multi-player and multi-cultural environments.
On the corporate and personal fronts, Ashraf is a dedicated philanthropist and avid advocator of the role of civil society in enhancing quality of life and opportunity for the impoverished. He is a long-serving board member for several charitable organizations and undertakes personal charitable initiatives on the national and regional level.
B.Sc , Management, California Coast University, Los Angeles, California, 1984
High School Diploma, Port said School, Cairo, Egypt, 1979
Fluent written and spoken Arabic and English. Fair knowledge of French
-Honorary Nebraskan citizenship
-Honorary board member of Amal foundation Saudi Arabia
-Honorary certificate from cairo university faculty of language
-Honorary certificate from Lebanese association of management
-Honorary certificate from the Egyptian equestrian Federation
SHOURA Real Estate
SHOURA Economic Development
SHOURA Land Reclamation
El Madaen Real Estate
East African Trading
CrissSharm El Sheikh Real Estate
SHOURA Bank Djibouti
Inertia Real Estate
Associations Joined And Positions Held:
2007-2011 CEO of SHOURA Bank Djibouti
2011 President, Egyptian Equestrian Club
2008-Present Member of Board, SHOURA Educational Foundation
2000-Present Member of Board, OMAR EL FAROUK Charity Foundation
1991-Present Member of Board, SHOURA Charity Foundation
1995-2000 Division Head, Young Businessmen association, ruling party in Parliament
Head of trustee committee of Hafiza El Nawawy Organization
Special Rewards And Recognitions:
2008 Top Livestock Exporter Award, Ethiopia
1998 Recipient of the Student Care Award, Faculty of Agriculture, Cairo University (for the provision of 300 scholarships to 300 students a year & sponsorship of university sports teams)
1987 Top Livestock Exporter Award, Holland
1994-2004 Egypt’s Representative for the American Council for Young Political leaders.
2009 Received a certificate of appreciation from the city of Hadrmout in Yemen for his help with the locals
2015 Certificate of appreciation from Al IktesadWalA'amal in Beirut for his participation in the family business forum
Participant in Charitable organization for Orphans in Damascus, Djibouti and Egypt
2017-2018 He was hosted in several national television shows to speak as a businessman with huge experience in economics.
He received a certificate of appreciation from Benevolent Fund for Outstanding Students in Saudi Arabia for his support to the foundation.
HOBBIES AND INTRESTS:
Ashraf El-Shiaty is one of the biggest Arabian horse breeders in Egypt.
Mohamed Ashraf Hamed El-Shiaty was born on August 22, 1961 in Cairo, Egypt.
He is married with four daughters.