Who are we?

Dr Amany Asfour

Dr. Amany Asfour is graduated from Faculty of Medicine – Cairo University and had her master’s degree & M.D. degree in Pediatrics in her academic career, she is a Lecturer of Pediatrics at the National Research Center of Egypt. She joined the private sector since she was a student at the Faculty of Medicine. Within few years she was also able to establish a company for medical equipment with more than 30 brands of medical equipment.

Currently she is the President – Africa Business Council; President – African Alliance for Women Empowerment; President – BPW International; President – EBWA, among other influential positions.

Her interests are not limited to the medical field, as she has realised a passion for Economic Women Empowerment & Young Women Entrepreneurship Promotion. As a result, she established the Egyptian Businesswomen Association in 1995 with the objectives of promoting young generations of Women Entrepreneurs & giving guidance to women business owners of Small and Medium-sized Enterprises. The organization also supports the mainstream of feminine gender in the Global Market. From her belief that financial independence gives the Power of Choice & Voice, she directed her activities towards Economic Empowerment of Women, Capacity Building, Development of Human Resources & to stress on equal opportunity for girls, Youth and women for education & training and promotion of Women and Youth in Science and Technology .and building partnerships with their colleagues in Africa, Asia, Europe and all over the world.

Meet Our Council

Our Vice Presidents

Mansur Ahmed

President of Pan African Manufacturers Associations (PAM)

Marday Venkataswamy

President of COMESA Business Council

Charles Kahuthu

CEO of East Africa Chamber of Commerce and Industry (EACCI)

Casimir Migan

Treasurer of Federation of West African Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FEWACCI)