Corporate Governance

Board of Directors

Ayman Hussein

Ayman Hussein founded Sky Investments and remains its Chairman today. Over the years, he has successfully executed on clear visions to start up and invest in a broad range of businesses across diverse industries. Notably, Mr. Hussein was a co-founder of Raya Holding and is a former Chairman of Al Watany Bank of Egypt. He currently serves on the Board of Directors for several energy companies including Sahara Oil & Gas and the Egyptian Chinese Drilling Company.  An avid golfer and Chairman of the Egyptian Golf Federation, Mr. Hussein has also been instrumental in shaping the emerging golf industry in Egypt, in particular by developing junior participation in the sport. He is a graduate of Cairo University and holds a BSc in Engineering.

Tarek Hussein

Tarek Hussein has been the Managing Director of portfolio company Sky Distribution since 2007. Under his leadership, Sky Distribution has significantly expanded its existing distribution and service relationships and made key strategic acquisitions that include Masary, a fin-tech services solution company that is now separately a Sky portfolio company. Previously, Mr. Hussein held positions with Sama Trading and the Modern Arab Printing Co. Mr. Hussein holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Administration from the American University in Cairo.

Ahmed Hosni

Ahmed Hosni has been the Director of Finance for Sky Distribution since 2007, with responsibility for all of the company’s financial and IT structure, function and strategies. Previously, Mr. Hosni held financial management positions with Sama Trading, El Motaheda Co. for Trade & Construction, Berain Water Company and Agro Land International Co. for Trade & Distribution. Mr. Hosni holds a BSc in Commerce from Cairo University and a Master of International Business Administration from the ESLSCA Business School in France. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Management Accountants.

Mahy Tousson

Mahy Tousson has served as a board member since 2011. Prior to joining Sky, Ms. Tousson held various positions at Sahara Petroleum Services Co., Nowsco Well Services, Ltd., Sperry Drilling Services (Halliburton) and Dowell Schlumberger International, Inc. With her extensive background and experience, she has been instrumental in the development of Drexel Oilfield Equipment and Sky Logistics. Ms. Tousson holds a BSc in Chemical Engineering from Cairo University, Faculty of Engineering. She is currently a member of the German and American Chambers of Commerce; the International Who’s Who Association; and a past president of the Rotary Katameya Club.

Ahmed Hussein

Ahmed Hussein, Managing Director of Sky Real Estate, has assumed a leadership role for the firm’s real estate investments, most notably the development of a sustainable office complex in Cairo’s new Sheik Zayed satellite city. Previously as Business Development Manager for LEEDS, he established a Solar Energy Department from the ground up, enabling this leading construction company to source renewable energy projects. Mr. Hussein is also shaping the firm’s Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) policies, focusing on both developing sustainable real estate and formalizing best practices firm-wide and among investees. He graduated from the American University in Cairo with a BSc in Mechanical Engineering and received an MSc in Sustainable Energy Systems from Queen Mary University in London.