Mr. Ihab Swellem joined NI Capital in 2017 as Managing Director of Investment Banking & Advisory Services. He brings 25 years of experience in commercial banking, investment banking, treasury and project finance in large financial and blue-chip corporations. He has executed complex mandates in Egypt, the GCC and Algeria, in addition to several cross-border transactions in Europe and the MENA region.
Prior to joining NI Capital, Mr. Swellam was the Vice President of Corporate Finance and Advisor to the Chairman at MMID Group, an investment company owned by both the Mansour Group and the Maghraby Group. MMID has been particularly active in Egypt’s financial sector, owning equity in several investment banking and insurance firms.
Mr. Swellam has extensive experience with leading Egyptian based blue-chip companies. He served as CFO of Palm Hills Developments Co. (PHD), a leading real estate developer with an expansive portfolio spanning different development stages nationwide and one of the largest land banks in the country. Additionally, Mr. Swellem held several positions – in both Egypt and overseas – at Orascom Telecom SAE.
Mr. Swellem holds a Masters in Business Administration from Maastricht School of Business, Netherlands and a Bachelor of Accountancy from Cairo University, Egypt.
In January 2021, Mr. Swellam was assigned by management of NI Capital Holding as AOLB’s Chairman.