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Overlooking one of Cairo’s most beautiful Nile views, Nile City Complex is a distinctive claim to Egypt’s corporate success. Built on a total area of 16,000 sqm., Nile City boasts a 170 meter Nile façade and its three towers are an anchor to an extensive business center serving 25,000 employee & visitor, a five star hotel, entertainment facilities, a selection of shops and four floors of underground parking.

Conveniently located at the heart of Cairo’s flourishing district, rising networks of bridges and highways have rendered Nile City easily accessible from any location in the capital. This location affords a fabulous skyline, a river view of the residential island of Zamalek and a short driving distance from the commercial are of Mohandesin and Down Town. 

 



Board of Directors :

Sheikh Fahd Shobokshi
Founded the Shobokshi Group 1965 a diversified Saudi Arabian conglomerate with interests including publishing , real estate, airlines contracting, building materials, furniture, maritime, catering banking transportation, and automotive. With his name and long experience in the business field, today Fahd Shobokshi is appointed as chairman of Nile City Investments Owner of the Nile City Project one of the most ambitious urban development projects ever undertaken in Egypt combining a business address, shopping venue, hotel and residence. Mr. Shobokshi is the Chairman of El Shams Pyramids Company for Hotels & Touristic Projects owner of Meridian Pyramids Hotel. He also sits on the Board of numerous companies such as Golden Pyramids Plaza company owner of City Stars Project, Egyptian fertilizer Company, and the Egyptian Saudi Development Company. He holds a BA in business and Masters in Economics from Whittier College, California.

Mr. Naguib Sawiris
Since his appointment with Orascom began in 1979, Naguib Sawiris has continuously contributed to the growth and diversification of the company into what it is today, one of Egypt's largest and most diversified conglomerates, employers and investors with the largest market capitalization. Mr. Sawiris established & built the railway, information technology, and telecommunications sectors of the company led to the management decision to split Orascom into separate operating companies. Hence, in late 1997 Orascom Telecom ( OT) and Orascom technology Systems (OTS) were established and chaired by Mr. Sawiris. Mr. Sawiris is a member of both the Board of Trustees and the board of Directors of the Arab Thought Foundation, a board of Trustees member and Head of the Financial Committee of the French University in Cairo, a board member of the Egyptian Counsel for Foreign Affairs, the Consumer Rights Protection Association and the Cancer Society of Egypt. He holds a diploma of Mechanical Engineering with a Masters in Technical Administration from the Swiss Institute of Technology, ETH Switzerland and a Diploma from the German Evangelical School, Cairo, Egypt.

Mr. Nassef Sawiris
Mr. Nassef Sawiris has been the Chief Executive Officer of Orascom Construction Industries (OCI) since its incorporation as a joint stock company in April 1998. Mr. Sawiris holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics from the University of Chicago. He has been involved with Orascom since 1982 and has overseen the construction activities since 1990. He later established OCI's new building materials and infrastructure subsidiaries including Egyptian Cement Company, Egypt's most successful cement company. During the last four years, Mr. Sawiris was successful in establishing strategic alliances in construction with companies such as Vinci, Bouygues, Consolidated Contractors, Polysius to name a few. Mr. Sawiris was born in 1961, is an Egyptian citizen and holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from the University of Chicago.

Mr. Shihab Shobokshi
Mr. Shihab Shobokshi is a member of the Shobokshi Development and Trading Company Which was founded in 1994 a diversified Saudi Arabian conglomerate with interests including publishing, real estate, contracting, building materials, transportation, and automotive. He holds an MBA from Boston Collage USA. Today Mr. Shihab Shobokshi serves as the General Manager of Orient Marketing and Trading Company (OMATRA)-Saudi Arabia the sole agent of IVECO and Fiat and all other branches in the Middle East and the General Manager of Shobokshi Development and Trading Company- Saudi Arabia. He also sits on the Board of numerous companies such as Nile City Investments the owner of the Nile City Project, El Shams Pyramids for Hotels & Touristic Projects owner of Le Meridian Pyramids Hotel, and the Cairo Housing Company.

Mr. Hossam Shobokshi
Mr. Hossam Shobokshi, a graduate of the Wharton School of business at the University of Pennsylvania, has substantial investment experience in the Arabic region, the US, Europe, and Asia. Worked for several years as the general Manager for Shobak for Catering and General Services. In 1995 was appointed as the Investments Manager for Shobokshi Development and Trading Company. In addition, Mr. Shobokshi also is a Board member of Cairo Housing and Construction Company. Finally Mr. Shobokshi owns and heads Alef Group, an investment company that participates directly or with partners in both privately held or publicly traded companies. Alef Group also participates in education related philanthropy projects across the region.



Management Team :

Managing Director : Mr. Mohamed Selim
Financial Director : Mr. Mohsen Maher
Sales and Marketing Director : Ms. Afaf Abaza



Heritage :

 



Atelier D’Art Urban

The impressive architectural design of Nile City was undertaken by Atelier D’art Urban, a prominent Belgium architectural firm established in 1979. Essentially comprising of young architects. The atelier is well known to have inspired the architectural character of many cities where it has introduced its work

Atelier D’Art Urban

Shaker Consultancy Group

Shaker consultancy group, one of the most renowned engineering consultants Egypt is responsible for the electromechanical design and site supervision of Nile city. The firm founded in 1982, consistently maintains its diverse services at the highest international standards rendering a full scope of mechanical, electrical, architectural and civil works with emphasis on industrial plants.

Shaker Consultancy Group

Dar Al Hadassah Consultants

The firm established in 1956 is an international consultancy organization that maintains office in Cairo Beirut and London. In the year 2000 it was ranked 6th among international designs firms; 1st in the Middle East and 6th in Africa. As it ranked 1st in hotels and 2nd in multi- residential projects it was the hotel architect of choice

Dar Al Hadassah Consultants

Hamza Associates

The multi – disciplinary consulting firm founded in 1979 has a wide range of experience in the fields of architecture, civil works, structural geotechnical investigations foundation design and electro mechanical engineering Hamza Associates is in a charge of the foundation engineering. Hamza associates is in charge of the foundation engineering and superstructure of Nile City.

Hamza Associates

Orascom Engineering

A full fledged engineering service arm established in Egypt in 1997. As primary task is to provide Orascom Construction Industries and the associated companies with engineering designs work drawings and quantity surveillance services.

Orascom Engineering

The general contracting of the project is a joint venture between NV Besix

A Belgium company that was founded in 1909 having started with concrete and foundation works. The company has since diversified encompassing construction of harbors waterways quay walls bridges and cooling towers for power stations. Today the firm has flourished into one of the largest international construction companies with expertise unrivalled in all areas of construction.

The general contracting of the project is a joint venture between NV Besix

Orascom Construction Industries

A market leader in Egypt and the Middle East since 1950 the group is very active in the three strategic high growth industries of construction building materials manufacturing and infrastructure development. The group provides engineering procurement and construction services in all related major segments including industrial power water sewage transportation telecommunications railways and tourism.

Orascom Construction Industries

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