SHUAA is the UAE’s premier publicly listed financial services firm which offers a broad range of asset management, corporate finance advisory, capital markets and credit services including lending to regional SMEs
SHUAA has positioned itself to be an essential partner to its clients, delivering value-added advice, products and services. Since 1979, it has played a prominent role in shaping the financial services landscape of the GCC region and continues to be a leader in bringing global investment to the region and fostering the growth of intra-regional economic and business development, with an emphasis on the UAE, where it is headquartered.
SHUAA is consistently recognized for its exceptional product offering and excellence in financial services, in particular for its asset management and SME financing.
SHUAA Securities- Egypt (SSE) is the newest member of the SHUAA Capital family; Egypt has proven to be a key and strategic market for SHUAA, one with unique traits boasting promising growth and development opportunities. In Line with its regional growth and development strategy via both organic and inorganic prospects; Shuaa announced on the 26th November 2017 that its securities brokerage arm ‘SHUAA Securities’ has officially commenced operations in the Egyptian market, following green light by the Egyptian Financial Supervisory Authority (EFSA). With an initial and dedicated 40 person strong task-force, SHUAA Securities Egypt has been successfully executing its first transactions since being granted approval on 11 November 2017
Fawad became Chief Executive Officer of SHUAA Capital in 2018. He joined the Group as its General Manager in May 2017 and has served on the Board of Directors since March 2017. His primary mandate is to spearhead the Group’s transformation and growth initiatives, and ensure a sustained and profitable path as part of the company’s evolution. Fawad joined from Abu Dhabi Financial Group, the controlling shareholder of SHUAA Capital, where he led the investments team focusing on devising and implementing alternative investment strategies globally. Fawad sits as Director on the Boards of key SHUAA Capital subsidiaries and also serves on the Board of Directors of Northacre, a leading developer of high-end luxury residential schemes in London. Fawad started his career with Deloitte based out of London before joining the Dubai office where he helped set up its Middle East debt advisory practice. He holds an MSc in Business Studies from University College Dublin and a BSc in Computer Science from University College Cork.
Ayman Hamed serves on the Board of Director of the brokerage subsidiary SHUAA Securities-Egypt. He brings over 20 years of experience in the financial services industry, with a particularly strong capabilities in the institutional and retail brokerage sector. Following SHUAA Group’s acquisition of top UAE-based brokerage firm ‘Integrated Securities’, Ayman spear-headed the transition of the firm under the SHUAA Securities subsidiary, and contributed to the establishment of its Egypt sister company. Prior to that, Ayman was CEO of NAEEM Brokerage – Egypt - UAE’ Egypt operations, boosting the firm’s ranking to sit among the top players in the market. In addition, he sat on the board of Arabeya Online, the first digital brokerage house in Egypt, between 2007 and 2010. Ayman graduated with a Bachelor of Accounting from the University of Cairo and holds an MBA degree in Finance & Investment.
Sherif serves as the Managing Director and Chief Executive of SHUAA Securities- Egypt. Being a high-achieving senior corporate executive with twenty one years of experience, Sherif quickly evolved at an early age within Egypt’s financial brokerage industry becoming one of the youngest to serve in C-level management positions, with his last stint being at Sigma Capital, one of Egypt’s top five firms. Sherif’s long-standing experience, capabilities and in-depth understanding of the Capital Markets landscape has always helped him maintain his companies’ status amongst the top ten in the industry.
Jacqueline joined SHUAA Securities- Egypt as a Deputy Managing Director. She is responsible for all trades conducted across the region. The past 19 years have acquired Jacqueline a strong reputation across the MENA region’s financial services industry. She always served with the top three financial brokerages in Egypt, EFG-Hermes and CI Capital, always exceeding the expectations and targets. She has been credited with being one of the main drivers behind CI Capital’s success, and her special focus and expertise with GCC based clients resulted in the firm attaining a top Arab region market share ranking. Now at SHUAA, her expertise in private and public placements, IPO’s and investor road shows, combined with the firm’s strategic growth objectives and regional network, will help pave the way for the Group’s long-term expansion plans out of Cairo.
Mostafa joined SHUAA Securities- Egypt as a Deputy Managing Director, and is responsible for all trading conducted by the company. With more than twenty-four years of experience spanning senior roles in both the public and private sectors, Mostafa’s track record can be seen in the evolution of the country’s financial services landscape. He started his career as an economist at the Ministry of International Cooperation whereby he supervised a US AID grant to the Central Bank of Egypt which provided funding to activate the privatization program. With the revitalization of the Egyptian Stock Exchange in the early nineties, Mostafa played a key role in the establishment of the stock brokerage scene in Egypt. He climbed the corporate ladder from being a floor stock broker, to becoming the Head of Trading at Egypt’s fourth largest fully fledged investment banking firm. At Sigma Securities, he established the Institutional desk taking the firm from a country-wide ranking of 40, all the way up to 4 in less than 4 years, giving a boost to its growth and development plans. Mostafa then transitioned to Investment Banking whereby he became responsible for origination and placement. At SHUAA, Mostafa will be working towards developing the company’s geographic footprint in Egypt, in relation to its operations and activities across the Middle East. Mostafa is a high degree honors graduate from Cairo University, from the faculty of economics and political sciences.
Fawad joined SHUAA Capital as its Group General Manager in May 2017 and has served on the Board of Directors since March 2017. His primary mandate is to spearhead the Group’s transformation and growth initiatives, and ensure a sustained and profitable path as part of the company’s evolution. Fawad joined from Abu Dhabi Financial Group, the controlling shareholder of SHUAA Capital, where he led the investments team focusing on devising and implementing alternative investment strategies globally. Fawad sits as Director on the Boards of key SHUAA Capital subsidiaries and also serves on the Board of Directors of Northacre, a leading developer of high-end luxury residential schemes in London. Fawad started his career with Deloitte based out of London before joining the Dubai office where he helped set up its Middle East debt advisory practice. He holds an MSc in Business Studies from University College Dublin and a BSc in Computer Science from University College Cork.
One-stop-shop access to the region’s exchanges across through a single platform
• Access to international markets (US, Europe, Asia) and global primary equity offerings
• Consolidation of all regional and international investments and trading under one account to trade seamlessly across multiple markets.
• Dedicated non-discretionary portfolio advisory on asset allocation and investment strategies across all SHUAA covered markets.
• Management of all settlement, custody services, and FX issues.
• Custody Services: Receipt, delivery and safekeeping of securities; notification and processing of capital changes; redemptions, conversions, exchanges, and tender offers; exercise or sales of rights issues; processing dividend and interest income.
• Cost rationalization through minimizing trading/execution costs.
• Access to Market research through daily/weekly notes, company specific notes
• Direct ownership of Securities as the shares will be registered under the client’s name.
• Access to Market research through the daily morning notes, company specific notes and sector overviews.
143, Bank Zone, 5th Settlement,
New Cairo, NBAD Building (6th Floor) - Cairo, Egypt