Youssef joined Ezdehar in 2020 and has almost 3 years of investment analysis and advisory experience. At Ezdehar, Youssef focuses on supporting the execution and portfolio management of new investments including leading the development of financial models and conducting financial analysis and market research as part of screening new investments.
Prior to Ezdehar, Youssef spent almost three years as an Investment Banking Analyst at CI Capital (2017-2020), a leading publicly traded investment bank where he worked on several M&A and equity capital market transactions across different industries including food & beverage, financial services, distribution, pharmaceuticals, and TMT.
During his time at CI Capital, Youssef’s experience included advising (i) Rameda Pharmaceuticals, a leading pharmaceutical manufacturer on its USD 109 million initial public offering on the Egyptian Stock Exchange, (ii) Pyramid Poultry, a food manufacturer, on the sale of a strategic stake in Cairo 3Q, and (iii) Dr. Oetker on its 100% acquisition of Tag El Melouk for Food Industries, a food manufacturer.
Youssef holds an MSc in Finance from Lancaster University, and a BSc in Accounting from the American University in Cairo.