Excutive Chairman of the BOD and CEO
Mr. Thabet has been the Executive Chairman of the Board of Directors and Chief Executive Officer of Juhayna since founding the Group in 1983.
He has played a central role in the development of the Egyptian food sector for more than 30 years through various appointments and positions, including Member of the Board of the Federation of Egyptian Industries (FEI) and Member of the Board of the Chamber of Food Industries.
Seif El Din Thabet
Deputy Chairman of BOD and CEO
Mr. Thabet was admitted to the Board of Directors in 2006. He is currently Chief Executive Officer at Juhayna, and previously worked as Operations and Human Resources Director.
Thabet began his career at Juhayna in 2004, holding a number of managerial positions, including Sales and Marketing Manager and Project Manager. He previously was appointed as Juhayna’s Juice Factory manager, and currently is the Vice President of the Chamber of Food industries and former Treasurer at the Food Export Council. In 2016, Thabet was appointed as Deputy Chairman of the Board of Directors.
Ms. Thabet has been an Executive Member of the Board since February 2006 and is currently the Head of Business Development responsible for product innovation, operational development and internal communications.
Prior to that Ms. Thabet handled marketing and communication projects for the company and held the title of Associate Director of External Affairs, where she was responsible for the Group’s media and public relations activities.
Ms. Thabet was also a marketing manager for the Juice Division and has worked in the Marketing Department for the Fresh Produce Division since joining Juhayna in 2001. She is also a member of the Business Advisory Board for SIFE Egypt, the International Public Relations Association (IPRA) and the Committee for Social Responsibility at the American Chamber of Commerce in Egypt.
Ahmed El Abin
Mr. El-Abin has been a Non-Executive Member of the Board since 1985. He has also been a Member of the Board of Directors of the Scientific Center of Documents and Information at Cairo University.
Mr. El-Abin is the founder of the Academic Library in Cairo and Co-Founder of Mars Publishing House in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. He was also responsible for the foreign language books department at Al-Ahram Institute.
Yasser El Mallawany
Non-Executive Member, Chairman of ARJU
Mr. El-Mallawany has been a Non-Executive Member of the Board since 2000. He has acted as CEO of EFG Hermes Holding Company SAE and Vice President of the Board of Trustees of the EFG Hermes Foundation.
He was also appointed as the Chairman of the Board of EFG Hermes Private Equity and as a Non-Executive Chairman at ACE Insurance Company. Mr. El-Mallawany has also served as Vice Chairman of the Commercial International Investment Company (CIIC) and spent 16 years at Commercial International Bank (CIB) as General Manager of the Corporate Banking Division. He is a member of the Advisory Council of the Emerging Markets Private Equity Association (EMPEA).
Mohamed El Dogheim
Mr. Al-Dogheim has been a Non-Executive Member of the Board since 1983. He is also a member of the Saudi Egyptian Business Council and the Chamber of Commerce of Al-Dawadmi Governate in Saudi Arabia.
Mr. Al-Dogheim previously held a variety of positions in Saudi Arabia at the Ministry of Finance in Dammam, the Ministry of Transport and the Ministry of Islamic Affairs and Endowments in Riyadh. He also worked as a Financial Controller, Financial Director and Budget Director at the Ministry of Water and Electricity in Riyadh.
Ms. Thabet has been a Non-Executive Member of the Board since 2010 and currently focuses on Strategic Planning for the Group, where she works to develop production divisions at Juhayna.
She previously held the title of Assistant Procurement Manager for the Group.