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Name: Omar El Hamamsy
Firm Name: McKinsey & Company
Country: Egypt
Expertise: Management Consulting

Telephone: +20 (2) 2461 8535
Fax: +20 (2) 2461 8720

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Professional Biography:

Omar El Hamamsy is our exclusively recommended Management Consulting expert in Egypt on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Omar directly using the contact details above.

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Omar El Hamamsy serves leading organisations across many sectors, in the Middle East and Europe, on topics spanning strategy, marketing and sales, operations, and finance. Omar leads New Ventures for EMEA and coleads the New Ventures Competition, our ongoing internal “crowdsourcing” event for new services and solutions. Omar was previously based in our Belgian office.

His recent client work includes developing an investment strategy for a Middle Eastern country, focused on its short- and long-term development goals. He also helped shape a multi-year strategy for a Middle Eastern sovereign wealth fund, focused on achieving outstanding financial and social impact across several industries.

Omar has helped major companies define and execute ambitious growth strategies. He led the development of an international-growth strategy for a large regional company over an 8 year period, and helped oversee its implementation in more than ten countries. He also helped shape a leading global consumer company’s strategy for the Middle East and Africa.

Omar has deep experience in advising companies in the telecom and private equity sectors. For example, he led the design and development of a business-unit strategy for a large private equity firm. He has also conducted due diligence of numerous companies in high-growth markets.

Omar is passionate about improving education and work opportunities for young people. He serves on the regional board of directors of Injaz al-Arab, a not-for-profit organisation focused on youth education. He has led several projects to accelerate youth development and enhance job creation opportunities.

In his free time, Omar pilots a multi-engine aircraft.

Firm Overview:

McKinsey & Company is a global management consulting firm that serves leading businesses, governments, non-governmental organisations, and not-for-profits. We help our clients make lasting improvements to their performance and realise their most important goals. Over nearly a century, we’ve built a firm uniquely equipped to this task.