Mahmoud Amer

  • Mahmoud Amer was the Executive Director at Al Sharq Investment LLC, where he advised on an investment portfolio valued at close to $400 million and lead the $500 million Equity and Debt raising for the W Hotel and Residences project on Palm Jumeirah

  • Prior to that, he was a Director at H.K. Advisory Services Limited, a DIFC-based firm, where he was actively involved in a number of assignments covering a wide range of sectors and geographies

  • Prior to H.K. Advisory, Mahmoud was a Vice President at EFG-Hermes Private Equity, Egypt’s largest private equity house, where he evaluated a number of deals in Egypt and the wider MENA region and was actively involved in the firm’s first investment in the GCC region.  Prior to EFG-Hermes Private Equity, he was at EFG-Hermes Investment Banking, where he worked on a number of transactions with an aggregate transaction value of over US$3 billion.


  • A few of the transactions Mahmoud advised on include the US$660 million Initial Public Offering of Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (DU); the US$325 million sale of the DIC telecom assets; the US$189 million sale of Mattex Leisure Industries and the US$291 million private placement of Thuraya Satellite Telecommunications Company.