Ashraf Elkady

Chairman & MD @ The United Bank

Ashraf Elkady

Currently the Chairman & MD of The United Bank- Egypt since March 2016.

Worked as Assistant MD & Chief Operating Officer (COO) at Suez Canal Bank (Oct 2015 -March 2016).

In 2014, he was a board member at National Bank of Kuwait-Egypt (NBK).

In 2013, took the role of the International Branches COO for one year by the (NBK group).

In 2012, elected as a board member for the Egyptian Credit Bureau (I-Score).

In 2007, he worked for Citi bank Egypt as Senior Vice President and CFO.

In 2006, appointed as the Deputy Chairman of the Mortgage Liquidity Facility Institution.

In 2005, Elkady was appointed by the ministry of investment as the Deputy Chairman of the Mortgage Finance Authority.

In 1995, he worked as the Executive Director of the American Express Bank.

Worked as Assistant Vice President, financial Controller and Assistant operations Officer at Bank of America, Egypt (Jan 1983-Jan 1995).

Elkady received a diploma in Mortgage Finance & Securitization from Wharton University, Pennsylvania in 2006.

In 2008, he earned MBA-Banking & Finance from Maastricht School of Management, Netherlands.

In light of enhancing his career & Managerial knowledge El Kady;

  • Has received Banking Leadership Certificate from Harvard University, USA, in November 2019
  • He also got a comprehensive training programme at London Business School in July 2018 “Decision-Making Strategies for Leaders”.