Hala El Saiud
Designation: Executive Director
Company: Egyptian Banking Institute
As executive director of the Egyptian Banking Institute since 2003, Hala El Saiud maintains a successful track record of leading programs that enhance Egypt’s finance and banking sectors. The EBI “is a training and research institute that works on enhancing the knowledge and professional skills of human capital across the Egyptian financial sector as well as in the surrounding region,” El Saiud said. Last year, in recognition of her efforts to support business growth, the Obama administration invited El Saiud to attend the Presidential Summit on Entrepreneurship in Washington.