Omar Ramadan

CEO, FilKhedma

Omar Ramadan founded FilKhedma in 2014 right after completing his MBA at the Wharton School where he focused his studies on entrepreneurial management and marketing. Omar has also worked for SoFi, a mid-stage startup in San Francisco offering a marketplace for financial products for borrowers and lenders. Before that, he worked Associate VP in investment banking at EFG-Hermes where he was responsible for sourcing and managing equity and M&A deals throughout the Middle East. His most notable technology deals involved Vodafone Group, Telecom Egypt, and Linkdotnet. Omar also worked in investment management at EFG-Hermes where he was part of the investment committee covering banking and cement industries, and was also responsible for launching new products such as HSBC Egypt’s first capital guaranteed fund. Omar is also a CFA chartholder and has graduated Summe Cum Laude with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the American University in Cairo.