Founder, Chairman and Previous Chairmen

ABA Founder

Mr. Mohamed Ragab

A businessman & a social leader of a unique style

Mr. Mohamed Ragab was a serial Entrepreneur adopting most of the modern management principles and dedicated to achieving his goals with a birds-eye on the future.

He had a major accomplishment in the fields of Economy, Tourism, Education amongst others.

In addition to his remarkable success, Mr. Ragab has also founded the family-owned Ragab Foundation which provides a wide range of community services to those in need.

Mr. Ragab's Community efforts have made a significant contribution to the local community. For thirty years, acting as the Chairman of Alexandria Businessmen Association, Mr. Ragab has founded ABA with the aim of developing and improving the community and the Business climate through research, advocacy, and raising the efficiency of Human Resources.

ABA is internationally recognized for implementing one of the world’s best practices in micro-finance community projects. The project was led by Mr. Ragab and continues to serve local communities more than 90 branches over 14 Governorates around Egypt until today

Alexandria business association

Mr. Mohamed Ragab’s page

ABA Founder

Current Chairman

Mr. Mohamed Hanno

Previous Chairmen

Eng. Mohamed Sabry

Dr. Mohamed Ghatwary

Eng. Marwan El Sammak

Dr. Mohamed Ghatwary

Dr. Mohamed Ghatwary was graduated from the Faculty of Medicine, university of Alexandria in 1978. He is married to Dr Mona Warda with 2 sons and 1 daughter. Dr. Mohamed Ghatwary speaks French, English and Spanish. Dr. MOHAMED GHATWARY has been the Chairman of Alexandria Business Association ABA, one of the leading NGO’s in Egypt advocating for reforms in Business environment from 2009 until 2013. Currently he is a Board member and the advisor for the Board and the head of Sustainability and Membership Committees beside being the head of ABA Governance Committee working to introduce the Best International Governance Practices to ABA Microfinance Project and other activities.

Eng. Marwan El Sammak

- Nationality : Egyptian
- Date of Birth : 16/09/1968
- Place of Birth : Alexandria
- From 1986 – 1991 Bachelor of Engineering – Alexandria University
- Bachelor of Marine Engineering & Ship Building
- From 1973 – 1986 Saint Marc College – French School in Alexandria