Samih Sawiris Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Investments
  • 4

  • Portfolio
  • 2

  • Exits
  • 1


Samih Sawiris General Information


Mr. Samih Sawiris served on the Board of Directors at Concorde industries. He serves as Chairman of the Board of Directors at Orascom Development. He became CEO of Orascom Development Holding on an interim basis in April 2014. In 1996 he established Orascom Projects for Touristic Development and a year later founded Orascom Hotel Holdings. The two companies eventually merged to form Orascom Development Egypt S.A.E. He founded the El Gouna Beverages Company in 1997, which was the largest beverage company in Egypt when sold in 2001. He started his first company, the National Marine Boat Factory, after receiving a Diploma in Economic Engineering from the Technical University of Berlin in 1980. He is an Angel Investor.

Business Details

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • Cairo Egypt

Samih Sawiris Investments (4)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
The Trip Boutique 26-Oct-2022 Seed Round 00000 Other Restaurants, Hotels and Leisure Startup 00000 0000000
The Trip Boutique 15-Dec-2020 0000 00000 00000 Other Restaurants, Hotels and Leisure Startup 00000 0000000
Bidroom 22-Nov-2018 Early Stage VC 000.00 Other Restaurants, Hotels and Leisure Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
Hawa Dawa 01-Feb-2018 Seed Round 00.000 Electronic Equipment and Instruments Generating Revenue 00000 0000000

Samih Sawiris Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Hawa Dawa 01-Mar-2023 000000000000000000

Samih Sawiris Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

Investments by Industry

Investments by Year

Investments by Region

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Samih Sawiris Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Samih Sawiris Angel Investor 0 0 Cairo, Egypt

Samih Sawiris Co-Investors (5)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Elisabeth Stevens 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
Google for Startups 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Peter Müller 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
SICTIC 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Susanna Lemann 0 0 Series chart Industry bar

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