Who Is She

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Former Deputy Minister of Trade and Industry
Sahar El Sallab

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BA, Commerce, American University in Beirut, 1973



Work history

Deputy Minister of Trade and Industry for Development and Investment in Domestic Commerce
Vice President of the Board and Managing Director, CIB, 2005-2008
Chair of the Board of Directors, CI Capital Holding
Director of Credit, Citibank-Cairo, 1976-1981


Honored as one of the world's top 20 businesswomen by the Global Foundation for Women under the supervision of Suzanne Mubarak
Listed by "Forbes" magazine among the first 10 of their list of the top 50 Arab businesswomen
Chosen by "Business News" magazine in Kuwait as one of the top 5 Arab women in terms of achievements in finance and business
Selected to speak at the Global Banking Strategy Meeting in Dubai at the Global Summit of Women
Established mechanisms for developing domestic commerce during her work as Deputy Minister of Trade and Industry
Arab League award as the best businesswoman in Egypt, 2006
Best banker in Egypt, Global Traders, 2007