Raya Holding - Chief Investment Officer
Hassan is the Chief Investment Officer of Raya Holding, responsible for leading & managing the investment process for Raya Holding’s different lines of business, as well as sourcing and evaluating new investment opportunities and monitoring Raya’s existing investment portfolio.
He was also responsible for Raya Holding’s investor relations department. Prior to joining Raya in 2012, Hassan was a Managing Director at Royal Group, one of the largest investment holding firms in the UAE, where he headed its investment arm in Egypt and was responsible for the identification and consummation of the group’s new investments as well as restructuring the group’s existing investments on a regional and global scale. Prior to that, Hassan was the treasury group head at GB Auto, responsible for key corporate finance and capital budgeting activities for the group. Before joining GB Auto, Hassan worked in the United States for over 2 years as an analyst at Colony Capital, a Los Angeles based private equity firm with over $ 48 billion of investment track record. Prior to moving to the States in 2005, Hassan was a Senior Analyst at the Commercial International Bank - Egypt (CIB), in the managed portfolio of investments department. Hassan graduated in 2002 with a Bachelor’s degree in Finance & Accounting from the Faculty of Commerce – English section, Cairo University.