The SwissCham Board is comprised of industry and Embassy representatives who, together, guide the progress of the organization and sustain its growth and success.

Ahmed Hammad

Chairman and Country Holding Officer-Egypt, ABB for Electrical Industries

Ayman Nour

Partner, Head of Egypt Office , Nour & Partner in association with Al Tamimi & Company

Jimmy Khan

Chief Executive Officer, Lafarge Egypt

Kamal Abdelmalek

Chief Executive Officer, EAST-Engineering and Services Technology

Karen Weick


Karim Twerenbold

Chairman, Twerenbold Travel Group

Khalid Sabry

Chief Financial Officer, Hero MEA

Rana Gamali

Corporate Affairs & Sustainability Director, Coca Cola Hellenic Egypt

Sherif Amin

Country President, Novartis Egypt

Honorary Board Members

H.E. Yvonne Baumann

Ambassador of Switzerland to Egypt

Elisabeth Gilgen

Deputy Head of Mission, Embassy of Switzerland in Egypt

Naima Saleh

Trade and Commercial Advisor, Embassy of Switzerland in Egypt

It’s a privilege serving at the helm of this exceptional network of business leaders and visionaries, and working together with the Board to support the expansion of business, opportunity and development.

Switzerland and Egypt are, today as much as ever, positioned to be of prime benefit to each other’s business and trade prospects – with examples of mutual successes within nearly every industry.

As Egypt’s organization representing the business interests of Swiss and Egyptian business, SwissCham stands ready to meet the business needs of our membership, expand our network, and further local and cross-country partnerships.

Ranya Farouk Shalaby

Executive Director

SwissCham Egypt