Under the patronage of the Prime Minister and in accordance with the indicators of institutional performance
The President of the United Bank was chosen as Top 100 leaders for 2019
Cairo: 6th of February, 2020
In its fifth session, Top 100 chooses Ashraf El-Kady - President of The United Bank, among the best leaders who managed to bring his organization to the top of institutional performance according to the general performance indicators of Top 100 for 2019. Under the auspices of Dr. Mustafa Madbouly - Prime Minister of Egypt, with the participation of a number of ministers in Egypt, they are: Dr. Hala Al-Saeed - Ministry of State for Planning and Administrative Reform and Nevine Gamaa - Minister of Trade and Industry.
The Central Bank of Egypt has chosen Ashraf El-Kady to take over the presidency of The United Bank in the first quarter of 2016. Since that time, name and status of The United Bank has been in continuous progress according to indicators of the performance of the banking market. What supported top 100 in choosing and honoring El Kady as a distinguished leader of the year 2019.
Ashraf El- Kady and The United Bank team were able to intensify their efforts and work according to a strategy and a plan that aims to bring The United Bank within the ranks of the distinguished banks in the Egyptian market.
According to indicators of The international management achievements, The United Bank, led by Ashraf El-Kady, resemble as a model for many institutions internally and externally. Which reflected positively on its trademark and property rights. As the general indicators of profitability rose, return on assets, geographical and service expansion, with an increase in the number of branches and the spread of banking products and financial solutions to increase the customer base and achieve financial inclusion. As well as launching many of the innovative digital services in the Egyptian market, which serve both individuals and companies. Likewise, encouraging and developing the small, medium-sized and micro-enterprise sector, For a true belief in its role in pushing forward comprehensive development plans.
Ashraf El-Kady is one of the leaders who believe that learning is a continuous and endless process, as it enriches leadership on a personal level and on the level of the organization's overall performance. As El-Kady obtained many specialized certificates from international universities. The most recent was a banking leadership certificate from the American Harvard University, last November 2019. He also received a training course "Strategies Leadership Decision Making ” from London Business School in July 2018. He also holds a master’s degree in banking from the University of Maastricht and a certificate of real estate financing and securitization from Wharton University, Pennsylvania, USA.
Ashraf El-Kady worked as an assistant to the managing director of the Suez Canal Bank, The General Manager and member of the Board of Directors of The National Bank of Kuwait and was assigned to work for The National Bank of Kuwait in Kuwait for the international branches. As such he served as Vice President of Citibank Misr, as well as Deputy Chairman of The Board of The Real Estate Finance Authority and head of the Real Estate Finance Activity Support Fund. In addition to the vice president of American Express Bank and Bank of America.