Top CEOs In The Middle East
Rank: #99

Karim Awad

Sector: Banking and Financial Services
Company: EFG Hermes
Designation: ‎Group CEO and Chairman of the Executive Committee
Nationality: Egyptian
Residence: Egypt

In January 2021, EFG Hermes was named Sustainability Champion by the Egyptian Financial Regulatory Authority. The company achieved group operating revenue worth around $238 million in the first nine months of 2020, a growth of 6% compared to the same period of 2019. Awad began his career with the company 23 years ago and was appointed CEO in 2013. He is also the chairman of the Executive Committee and a member of the board of EFG Hermes Holding.