Former Minister of Investment
CEO, Rise Invest
Saleh is the Chief Executive Officer of RISEINVEST that provides Financial and Investment Solutions.
Osama Saleh was born in 1960 graduated from the Faculty of Commerce, Cairo University, in 1982, he served as the minister of investment of Egypt from 2 August 2012 till 7 May 2013 and on 16 July 2013 he was reappointed minister of investment till March 2014.
Saleh was the chairman of the Egyptian Mortgage Finance Authority (MFA) from August 2005 to July 2009. In September 2009, he was appointed chairman of the General Authority for Investment and free zones (GAFI).
He is also a board member of several Authorities (The Egyptian Financial Supervisory Authority, Industrial Development Authority, Egyptian Post Authority). In addition, he also served as Regional Manager of American Express Bank Ltd. He has been a visitor professor of finance at American University in Cairo since 2008.
He spent more than fourteen years of board General Management experience; Marketing full range of financial services like Corporate, retail, consumer, treasury, finance and human resources. He is specialized in Corporate Banking, Retail Banking, Credit Decisions, Portfolio Reviews and Corporate Finance transactions.