Members Database Egypt4Business Missions to the U.S. U.S. Business Mission to Egypt

About the Egypt4Business Initiative:

The Egypt4Business Initiative is a strategic communications campaign aiming at; strengthening the "Egyptian Brand" in the U.S. as well as around the world, highlighting the potential of this huge market within different sectors and projecting the "Egypt Brand" as a brand that supports FDI through engagements with stakeholders and forging strategic partnerships.

AmCham member initiative are the cornerstone behind the success of this campaign; by telling their stories to the media; they are the best ambassadors for Egypt on the ground.



Media Coverage

Media reach out is the primary component of Egypt4Business Campaign. Through securing interviews for our members with U.S. and international media and pitching for stories and Op-Eds by members, we aim to highlight the potential of Egypt’s market, success stories of companies operating in Egypt as well as help build the ‘Egypt Brand’ as a brand that supports FDI through engagements with stakeholders and forging strategic partnerships.


 

Investing in the New Egypt Testimonials

AmCham-member companies are committed to Egypt; investing, producing, exporting and providing services as well as employing thousands of Egyptians. For the past few months, AmCham has been working on compiling video footage and testimonials from members who are able to tell their story on how they are supporting the economy, their size of investments, employment opportunities created and to affirm their trust in Egyptís potential. We at AmCham Egypt are proud of these videos and of our memberís commitment to Egypt.

    Karim Kamel

    Vice President, Procter & Gamble
    March 2017




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Egypt Investor Testimonials

MARS North Africa & The Levant

"The Egyptian market is seen as a key part of the MARS global sustainable growth strategy as it is a regional hub with export potential to markets in the Middle East, the Indian subcontinent, Africa, Europe and beyond. Egypt represents one of the top 20 markets in terms of incremental growth to the MARS business within the next decade. Indeed, with the recent factory expansion, we will be increasing our chocolate exports produced by MARS Egypt from 50% to reach 70% over the next few years. Today, the company employs more than 300 people directly in Egypt, 99% of whom are Egyptians, the company has also created 1,500 indirect jobs through its distribution and supply chain. Egypt is not only geographically well located, the country also has good transport links. It boasts a large number of sea ports, with the option of transshipment to ports on both the Red and Mediterranean Seas. Egypt has a unique basket of trade agreements making it an attractive market for foreign investment."

Ahmed Seddik, General Manager, North Africa & Levant

Procter & Gamble

"Procter & Gamble has been doing business in Egypt for over 30 years. We see the potential that a 90 million consumer market presents and we partner with Egypt to develop the market even further. In addition, we believe in Egypt as a hub for P&G in the region, where we export 40% of our production and we are ranked as the largest exporter in the non-oil chemicals sector. Our current investments in Egypt are valued at over three billion Egyptian pounds. Since 2011, we have established a new diapers manufacturing plant and a planning service center for the MEA region and we plan to double our investment rate over the coming two years. Consumers are at the heart of everything we do and we continue to offer leading brands that touch and improve the lives of consumers everywhere we operate."

Karim Kamel, Country Manager-Near East

Citibank

"Citi has a long and distinguished history in Egypt. Citi, originally began its operations in 1955. We have recently celebrated our 40th anniversary in Egypt; and I'm very proud to be here serving the client base. We serve the institutional clients of Egypt with 161 employees. Citi in Egypt is part of our Middle East/Africa division and Egypt is, one of the most important countries, in this division for our business."

Nadir Shaikh, Managing Director,Citi Country Officer

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