With more than 6 years of investment management experience. At Ezdehar, Laila focuses on leading new investments on behalf of the firm and supports the team in acquisition and portfolio management efforts.
Laila’s experience extends across multiple sectors including retail, financial services, healthcare and chemicals and covers the full investment lifecycle including acquisitions, portfolio management and disposals. Laila has had significant involvement with many of Ezdehar’s investments, most notably Global Corp, Rich Food and Al Tayseer HealthCare Group. In addition to her responsibilities as an investment professional, Laila is also engaged in firm-wide initiatives, including co-leading the firm’s external communications and impact reporting efforts.
Prior to joining Ezdehar, Laila was an associate at HC Securities and Investment, Cairo. She was part of the asset management team, which managed 15 funds and 30 portfolios with total AUMs worth in excess of USD 260 million invested in public equity, fixed income and money markets in Egypt and the GCC.
Laila holds an MSc in Finance from the London School of Economics and Political Science and a BBA in Finance from the American University in Cairo. Laila is a CFA charterholder.