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Egyptian FinTech Association

Egyptian FinTech Association is a nonprofit and nonpolitical organization incorporated in Egypt and a member of the Global Fintech Hubs Federation. We are a cross-industry initiative, intended to be a platform designed to facilitate collaboration between all market participants and stakeholders in the FinTech ecosystem. It will enable members to engage with multiple stakeholders to find solutions to issues facing the industry. The Association aims at developing the financial technology (“Fintech”) industry in Egypt and to be a forum for the exchange of ideas, dissemination of information and collaboration by and between various stakeholders in the Egyptian financial technology services industry and entrepreneurship ecosystem . It will nourish cross-industry innovation and collaboration between banks, micro finance institutions, telecom companies, technology companies, insurance companies VCs, universities, consulting firms, Law firms, R& D facilities and any key player that might surface in the future. The association will be constantly interacting with the regulators such as Central Bank of Egypt, the Financial Regulatory Authority and NTRA amongst others to enable the ecosystem and grow a nourishing environment to startups and entrepreneurship. This is in addition to interacting with the government at all levels to develop the Fintech ecosystem and position Egypt as the FinTech hub in the region!

Vision & Mission


To position Egypt as the FinTech innovation and investment hub in the region and one of the leading FinTech hubs worldwide


To foster an ecosystem that supports all players to grow a thriving FinTech industry in Egypt.

Board of Directors


Sherif Samy

Chairman of the Board


Noha shaker

Founder and Secretary General


Ashraf Nassef

CEO of First Microfinance Foundation

Sherif El Ghatrifi

CEO Medmark


Loay Shawarby

Lawyer & angel investor


Amir Marghany

Owner, Marghany Advocates


Michael Messiha

Sales Manager, Financial Sector at Teradata


Irini Raafat

Group Chief Technology & Digital Transformation Officer at Pharos Holding for Financial Investments


Mohamed Badr

Senior Advisor at UNWFP


Ahmed Emam

Managing Director - FAB - Egypt Region


Rafi Kassem

Head of Personal Financial Services at HSBC Bank

Egyptian FinTech Association

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