Yes, and if you ask my father, he’ll say that it accounts for 80%! He is the executive Chairman of the Board of Directors and CEO of Orascom Development, part of the Orascom group of companies. Call it luck, call it a gift from God or call it coincidence, you can call it anything; but it’s not up to you. Samih Sawiris is the youngest son of Egyptian construction magnate Onsi Sawiris. I find that a town that doesn’t have culture is actually a poor town, and I don’t like to develop poor towns. Estimated to be $7.5 billion, and the fourth richest African in … That’s a couple of Cairo’s! "Egyptian billionaire Naguib Sawiris sees oil … Education & Scholarships. Member, Board of Directors. Beltone Private Equity SAE. The famed billionaire echoed calls to reopen the Egyptian economy and lift the curfew recently […] But since the material aspect that success brings us is more or less the same, there’s no serious competition between us. Samih Onsi Naguib Sawiris is an Egyptian entrepreneur and businessperson who founded 6 companies, among them: Orascom Development Holding AG, Orascom Hotel Holdings and Orascom Development Egypt SAE and who has been the head of 7 different companies. Ultimately, my vision is that, eight or ten years from today, we will have eight or nine towns in the world where people live happily the whole year, and where governments are glad to have us, because they’re making money from taxes, revenues and tourists, etc… that our towns bring in. The Sawiris family is the richest family in Egypt. So, when you turn 65, can we expect a concert from you at El Gouna in the concert hall? No, I don’t wake up in the morning and look at the world map to decide where to go next. The Egyptian business magnate Samih Sawiris has been called a dreamer and even a madman for his penchant to pursue the seemingly impossible. These three combined are crucial for success. We learned from our father’s experience. With Onsi and his three sons Naguib, Samih and Nassef each being billionaires. If it were me, I would never have done it. The older Sawiris has seen a decline in his fortune by 0.89 percent year-on-year, while the younger Sawiris saw his … No, it was a deliberate move. But actually, I don’t believe there is another nation that is better at making jokes than Egypt. Brother Naguib Sawiris has a net worth of $2bn and is the more interesting of the three. One of the things I regret most is that I started this so late. I’m so happy for him. The economy needs to recover first. The downturn was all the result of the international and American economic crises of 2008, which are things we couldn’t foresee or predict. Who are your real life heroes? He started at 18 or 20, and created a huge construction company, just to lose it all to nationalisation during Nasser’s time. When you become older, you become mellower (he laughs). What would you like to change about yourself? So, we learned a lot from watching what our parents did, what others are doing; especially those close to us. Happy, passionate, long-term minded and dreamer. This is the most functional way and it’s where I’m needed most. The company was founded by Samih Onsi Naguib Sawiris in January 2007 and is headquartered in 6th of October, Egypt. Sawiris Cultural Award. We did compete as children, of course; but it was a healthy competition! Retrieved 28 June 2020. Basically, we need to be a bit more prudent about expansion and to utilise the resources we have. The Sawiris family has been active in the construction industry since 1950. En la jaro 2009, kaj kun la tutmonda ekonomia krizo, Naguib Sawiris perdis 9 miliardojn da dolaroj. Festivals like this promote the country as a destination, and moving forward, hopefully, this will bring back the glory of Egypt as the capital of the entertainment world that we once were. I think it’s unacceptable when people don’t share what they have with others. Egypt’s low key billionaire Samih Sawiris, the Chairman of Orascom Development Holding (OHD), seems to be the man of the moment. We only met recently and maybe I’m a little biased because he works in the same sector that I do. Sawiris` started his career in 1979. My theory is that 60% of success is due to luck. 150. He was such a workaholic, that we said we don’t want to be like that (he laughs). Even as foreigners, we still came in to other countries with huge upfront knowledge and a track record that made us more credible than locals who had never done it before. The first year for the festival, we interviewed Naguib, and he talked to us about how he came up with the idea, and how he convinced you with it. They appreciate the diversity and that they can find something that makes them happy to be here. When I really retire, then maybe I’ll write a book. People underestimate the damage we endured. Those three years were the toughest of my life by far. His business empire is controlled from a luxurious tower on the banks of the Nile, yet according to Companies House filings he is usually resident in the the UK, where amongst other things, he runs a hedge fund. It seems that real estate development and tourism are experiencing the biggest boost. Ia adalah putra dari Onsi Sawiris yang mendirikan Orascom Group. I started in school, but the teacher didn’t recognise my talent, so he put me in the back orchestra, and I cut my career short. I also like musicians; these kinds of people, make you feel in awe. I dislike arrogance, especially when it’s not merited. Naguib Sawiris is a multi-billionaire telecoms magnate. In terms of the boost to tourism in El Gouna, do you think it was the result of the festival and the international stars that came, or was the festival itself enough as a cultural event and a celebration of film? What makes me laugh on the outside, however, is a good joke, whether it’s an Egyptian joke or not. He says we’re better and we have a bigger name, so let’s go for it. There’s no straight highway where you know how many kilometres you’ve done. Egypt Independent. So, this balance keeps me up at night. Partnerships. You don’t need to be a genius to succeed; but most importantly you need guts. For example, Naquib’s brother Samih Sawiris is Chairman of Orascom Development. 33.5k Followers, 16 Following, 18 Posts - See Instagram photos and videos from Samih Sawiris (@s_sawiris) Samih Onsi Sawiris is an Egyptian businessman and billionaire and second of three sons of Onsi Sawiris, the other two being Naguib Sawiris and Nassef Sawiris. Current. If we’re talking feelings, it’s my passion for music. But if it wasn’t for the government’s actions, we wouldn’t have seen this recovery in tourism and the black market for foreign exchange would have prospered again. Nassef Sawiris — Nassef Onsi Sawiris (born in Egypt in 1961) is an Egyptian businessman and billionaire[1] the youngest of the three sons of Onsi Sawiris, the other two being Naguib Sawiris and Samih Sawiris. ^ "Naguib Sawiris eyes 51% of state-owned gold mining company". If there was a book about your life, what would the title be? The new government even had to fight the outside world. We keep forgetting that just sixty or seventy years ago we were the only film producers in the Middle East and Africa. Retrieved 28 June 2020. Would you describe the festival as a labour of love, or a strategic cultural investment to raise the profile of El Gouna? It’s a matter of luck and perfect timing. Luck plays a big part in that. That’s what makes me the proudest. Previously, he founded Orascom Telecom Holdings and led it to become the leading regional telecom player until it merged with VimpelCom, creating the world’s 5th largest mobile telecom provider in April 2011. Social Empowerment. In your career, have you always felt that 60% of success is due to luck? The yacht’s owner is Naquib Sawiris. The postponement of the ceremonial event of Sawiris Cultural Award 2020. He is the son of Onsi Sawiris who established the Orascom Group. Even though we’re not similar in many ways, what he’s shown me as a person, has made me feel very proud to know him. You’re not just successful, but you also give back. Enigma Magazine’s Society Issue Celebration at Esca, Middle East Fashion Week 2021 – Brought to you by Dubai. Ghada Sawiris was there at the beginning, long before Naguib became a larger-than-life icon of wealth and business wisdom. Beltone Private Equity SAE. Is it exciting to see the festival grow every year? That’s why schools and hospitals are important too, so you can have families live in the town as well. "Egyptian billionaire Naguib Sawiris sees … Naguib is the Executive Chairman of Orascom TMT Investments. Presently, Mr. Sawiris holds the position of Chairman at Orascom Housing Communities SAE (which he founded in 2007), Chairman at Andermatt Swiss Alps AG, Executive Chairman at Orascom Development Holding AG (which he founded in 2008), Chairman at Tamweel Finance Holding (a subsidiary of Orascom Development Holding AG) and Chairman for Tamweel Mortgage Finance Co. Samih Onsi Naguib Sawiris is also on the board of Orascom Development Egypt SAE (former Chairman & Co-Managing Director), Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, B Investments Holding SAE and Eco-Bos Development Ltd. and Chairman at Sawiris Foundation For Social Development (he founded the company in 2001). I feel that this year we had a few advances and improvements. When we launched in Oman, in the first weekend we sold as much as the whole period following the crisis that hit Dubai and spilled over to Oman. I also wouldn’t have done an operation on my legs. Take what you need and give away the rest. If it’s about society, then its socialising with a diverse group of people. Entrepreneur and political activist who headed the Orascom Telecom Holding (OTH) company in Egypt. He is the executive Chairman of the Board of Directors and CEO of Orascom Development, part of the Orascom group of companies. Do you have your eyes on any new places in your search for the next destination? Investments. Forbes. Nothing was happening during that time. What is left on your bucket list? Yes, it’s like the library we set up in El Gouna. Naguib Sawiris CEO & Chairman. I don’t like competition and going into sectors where others have already been active for a long time. Current. They all managed to get into the best universities and to succeed. It may be frustrating to think that luck is the recipe. I would have liked to be a better pianist at an earlier age. Of course. We’re very lucky that each one of us is in a different domain. 60% of success is luck. We synchronise. (he laughs) It involves no preparations. Nassef Sawiris Sawiris, the youngest of Onsi Sawiris sons ― Naguib and Samih ― moved up from the fourth spot in 2019 to the second spot in 2021 with a 13.3 per cent increase in his wealth. He is really driving the company and I’m only involved in strategy, financing and problems that require some governmental dealings. Billion EGP. Did people doubt your vision when you started them? The two companies eventually merged to form Orascom Development Egypt S.A.E. Early life. How important is that to you? His brothers are Nassef Sawiris and Samih Sawiris.He is the son of Onsi Sawiris who established the Orascom Group.. Education. His brothers are Nassef Sawiris and Samih Sawiris.He is the son of Onsi Sawiris who established the Orascom Group.. Education. Every year, we are better prepared than the year before. With Onsi and his three sons Naguib, Samih and Nassef each being billionaires. When you have so much, you have to give back. Two Egyptians — Naguib Sawiris and Mohamed Hefzy — have been included in American magazine Variety's Variety500 for 2019, an annual list of the 500 most influential business leaders of the media and entertainment industries, al-Shorouk news website reported. It would be a useful book for the real estate development world, and it would be titled, Everything That You Can Do Wrong in Real Estate Development and More. Kehidupan pribadi. ^ "Naguib Sawiris". 23 February 2020. Sawiris Initiative against COVID19. All the developments you started were at locations that you thought were challenging. He is the son of Onsi Sawiris who established the Orascom Group. Onsi Sawiris (born in 1930), now retired, is the patriarch of the family. Retrieved 12 November 2019. You can spend hours in the library reading many scripts that don’t exist anywhere else. In addition, the whole situation in Egypt and in the tourism sector, is improving drastically, so we are also benefiting and surfing the wave that’s already there. No single group should overwhelm the character or the spirit of the town with its way of living. It was a tough time. A truly global citizen, he was born a Coptic Christian in Egypt and educated in Europe. Of course, I already knew he was doing great in business, but I didn’t know that he was a great guy until I met him personally. The easy way to get noticed is to spend a couple of millions and bring a few international celebrities to spend a day or two at the festival and then leave. Nassef Sawiris Egyptian billionaire businessman, the youngest of Onsi Sawiris' three sons (his brothers are Naguib and Samih). Sawiris Cultural Award Announces its Shortlist for the 16th Edition. That’s because our new CEO, Khaled, has a lot more taste for challenge and competition than I ever did (he laughs). Now that I have a partner, Khaled Beshara, who is CEO, and is totally engaged in the work, my role has diminished a bit. But is it possible that she is owned by one of the other Sawiris family members. If it wasn’t for him, El Gouna wouldn’t be what it is today. If I had made half the mistakes that I’ve made in Egypt, in other countries, they would have wiped me out. Forbes. Naguib Sawiris Net Worth: Naguib Sawiris is an Egyptian businessman and politician who has a net worth of $2.9 billion. From 2011 to 2013, we were not doing anything. Partnerships. He was always around, taking care of us as a family. Investments. Samih Sawiris, Chairman of the Board In 1996 Samih Sawiris established Orascom Projects for Touristic Development Holding and a year later founded Orascom Hotel Holding. I like passionate people and I am humbled by gifted people, like Magdy Yaqoub. We originally meet Sawiris at a seaside café along Egypt’s Red Sea resort town El Gouna, built in the 1990s by middle brother Samih and head of Orascom Development Holding, through which he developed the glamorous annual El Gouna Film Festival in 2017. Appreciating culture, music and film makes it easier to understand their value. I read that the government of Switzerland invited you as a consultant. You can’t be perfect; you can only live a content life. Be sure to check out the famous entrepreneur Naguib Sawiris’ ONLY one on one interview about his latest project: the El Gouna Film Festival. The donation is part of the foundation’s plan to support immediate emergency initiatives, it said in a statement on Saturday. Is that related to your vision? Naguib Sawiris is the eldest of three brothers. But we went through a tough time. eniGma’s Founder and Editor-in-Chief Yasmine Shihata, sat down with the enigmatic entrepreneur for a personal and candid conversation on his exciting life, passions, and future goals…. Yes. Look at the guys who buy shares, then the market collapses and then they fail. But can we say there’s more to come? PHOTOGRAPHY of the Featured Picture It’s very obvious that it’s become easier for us to organise it, even though Amr Mansi, the festival’s CEO, is still running around stressed! I would brag about the fact that I don’t believe anybody has had the opportunity I had to make so many mistakes in his career and to fix them so quickly without going bankrupt, and still have time to make some more! And now when I play the piano, I have to use my leg on the pedal and not my foot! However, you pursue your projects in a way that still allows you to live well. Since you’re still involved in the strategy, where would you like your next development to be? Projects. Naguib Sawiris is Chairman of the Board of Weather Investments II S.à r.l, La Mancha Resources Inc.’s parent company and is also the Executive Chairman of Orascom Telecom Media and … All the philanthropic work we do is thanks to our mother, who is the ultra-charitable person in our family. ^ "Naguib Sawiris". The 66-year-old entrepreneur was born in Egypt. What sets you apart from other developers in Egypt is that you develop wholistic communities with a strong cultural component, rather than simply compounds. I just laugh quietly when I see that. It makes El Gouna a richer community and a better place. Of course, you can’t please everybody; but at the end of the day, in El Gouna for example, people appreciate that there is something that fits everybody here. We’re much more effective that way, because he covers the aspects where he’s definitely better than I am, and I do the logistics and host the whole festival. Summary. Is the ceremony going to be moved to the concert hall? With another successful edition of the El Gouna Film festival under his belt – the fully-fledged Egyptian town he created, El Gouna, is now a dazzling and stylish city loved by both Egyptians and foreigners in the know. I mean look at him. And El Gouna is now just one of the many local international developments under OHD. However, the really lasting positive effect comes from the recognition you get from the film industry and from the world; the recognition that we are serious about films and cinema and bringing together serious producers, directors and actors and tackling serious topics. And he … Egypt Independent. These are typical real estate projects and have been done already. Naguib Sawiris Advisor. Naguib Sawiris’s age is 66. Yes, you can! Then there’s intelligence and of course, hard work. Beltone PE focuses on Egyptian companies with strong management teams and invests across a wide variety of sectors with a long-term outlook. The group now oversees developments such as Lustica Bay in Montenegro, Andermatt in Switzerland, Chbika in Morroco, Eco-Bos in the UK, The Cove in UAE, as well as Hawana Salalah, City Walk, As Al Sodah Island and Jebel Sifah in Oman. I’m Egyptian, I love Egypt and El Gouna is still a major component in the company. We want diversity in involvement in all aspects of life. 9,063 talking about this. Orascom And it’s not just me. It would be easy to throw a dismissive barrage of polyester clichés her way, but to do so would be to miss the point. I think we definitely proved that. But when something succeeds, everybody tells you, “I always knew it would work.” Success has a lot of fathers! Samih Sawiris clearly stands out, not only for his outstanding accomplishments in business, but most importantly for his charming, down to earth persona and his joie de vivre; not to mention his philanthropic contributions with his family through the Sawiris Foundation. There was a golden opportunity to reuse the model of El Gouna in other countries. Just a man with a phone and a funny thought! Trying to balance work, life, travel, family, friends and my desire to do everything that I want to do. Khaled Bichara & Bushra Rozza. Is this not bad luck? Naguib Sawiris, foje ankaŭ Sawires (arabe: نجيب ساويرس; naskiĝis la 15-an de junio 1954), estas egipta komercisto kaj miliardulo, ĉefa afergvida oficisto (ĈAO, angle CEO) de Orascom Investment Holding (OIH). Education & Scholarships. We have to become more focused on work and to become more nationalistic. Naguib Sawiris’s wife. We also heard that there’s a concert hall being built in El Gouna, which isn’t something you usually find in a beach town. Samih Onsi Naguib Sawiris is an Egyptian entrepreneur and businessperson who founded 6 companies, among them: Orascom Development Holding AG, Orascom Hotel Holdings and Orascom Development Egypt SAE and who has been the head of 7 different companies. Sawiris holds a diploma of Mechanical Engineering from Cairo University. Let’s go back to the beginning a little bit. La Direzione del Gruppo Andermatt Swiss Alps è composto da 11 membri e da gennaio 2020 è gestito dal CEO Raphael Krucker. Egyptian billionaire Naguib Sawiris said he is increasing his exposure to gold as the traditional haven struggles amid the market turmoil. What makes you laugh? Member, Board of Directors. There is no such thing as the right track; there’s mobility moving forward. We get tons of offers, but that doesn’t mean I’ll go for anything that I’m offered. Lia riĉeco tiam malkreskis de 12 al 3 miliardoj da dolaroj Is that true? The Egyptian business magnate Samih Sawiris has been called a dreamer and even a madman for his penchant to pursue the seemingly impossible. I believe in this theory very much, and I’ve had so much experience that proves the impact of luck. That’s an important factor that people don’t like to admit. Social Empowerment. Naguib Sawiris was born on the 17th June 1954, in Cairo, Egypt, and is an Egyptian businessman, best known as the Chairman of Weather Investments and of Orascom Telecom Media and Technology Holding S.A.E. Do you really think luck is that important? ^ Graham, Emma (6 May 2020). When Onsi Sawiris first founded a construction company. For the time being, that’s my main challenge and the item on my bucket list. If you don’t have the guts to grab your luck, it will pass you by. I heard that you love to always challenge yourself and your next personal challenge is to play the piano by age 65. Several sources link the yacht to Naguib Sawiris. Is that a strategy that you want to maintain? Egypt deserved more recognition than it was getting as a pioneer in the movie business for a long time. Richest Family in Egypt The Sawiris family is the richest family in Egypt. How many hours do you practice a day? Early life. Everything we do has to get a bit better every year. Actually, if we had started five years earlier, we would’ve been twice as big internationally. Naguib Sawiris has been described as one of the most influential business people of his generation. I can’t give you a number; I’m not really a numbers man. You don’t need all of it, so why are you keeping it? I think the model of giving while you’re alive is the most successful. Naguib Sawiris is the eldest of three brothers. Naguib Sawiris Wiki Biography. It takes time, because there’s something called the spirit of the town which takes much more time and energy to grow, than other aspects. 1.3. How did you survive the downturn after the revolution? I’ve always wanted to do it but never did. The Sawiris family has been active in the construction industry since 1950. I love happy people, more than successful people. Even when we did Haram City, which is a place for affordable housing, one of the first things we put there was the movie theatre, because we believe that culture adds to the community. No one was producing. You and your brothers have shown that you’re not just successful, but you also have a great work/life balance. He doesn’t mind a challenge. (he laughs). Since you both describe yourselves as dreamers, what happens when the two dreamers get together? His brother Nassef is also a billionaire. Naguib Sawiris, foje ankaŭ Sawires (arabe: نجيب ساويرس; naskiĝis la 15-an de junio 1954), estas egipta komercisto kaj miliardulo, ĉefa afergvida oficisto (ĈAO, angle CEO) de Orascom Investment Holding (OIH). It would be easy to throw a dismissive barrage of polyester clichés her way, but to do so would be to miss the point. But he’s not like me. Sawiris Foundation, an Egyptian charity linked to business tycoons Naguib, Samih, and Nassef Sawiris, has donated 100 million Egyptian pounds ($6.3 million) to support the country’s fight against coronavirus.. Write CSS OR LESS and hit save. As the host, I am in charge of arrangements where the festival takes place. What keeps you up at night? The Sawiris family is the richest family in Egypt. That was a stupid idea. If it wasn’t for him during my divorce, I would have had a lot of issues. I sure hope so! Nassef Sawiris Sawiris, the youngest of Onsi Sawiris sons ― Naguib and Samih ― moved up from the fourth spot in 2019 to the second spot in 2021 with a 13.3 per cent increase in his wealth. This is the only official page for Naguib Sawiris Is this concert hall where we’re going to see this performance? This is the only official page for Naguib Sawiris (he laughs excitedly). Egyptian billionaire businessman Naguib Sawiris raised eyebrows earlier this week after making controversial statements during a telephone interview with TV presenter Lamis El Hadidy, which aired on her program Al Qahira Al Aan (Cairo Now) on the Al Hadath network. Maybe later I will change my mind, but when you’re still active, writing about your life is a double-edged sword. When Onsi Sawiris first founded a construction company. I think the government did a lot of good things. You can’t reach perfection if you aspire to be involved in too many things in life. Trying to balance this portfolio of indulgences that I have a passion for in 24 hours a day is very difficult. The postponement of the ceremonial event of Sawiris Cultural Award 2020. He still uses me for that. But we were incredibly surprised by the impact that the festival had on the town of El Gouna. Naguib Sawiris adalah anak sulung dari tiga bersaudara. He heads Orascom Development, which builds and operates resorts in Egypt, Montenegro, and Switzerland. His brothers are Nassef Sawiris and Samih Sawiris. That helped us in developing our lifestyle. No one can say whose company is bigger, as the level of success is not measured by money only. At US 6.76 billion (115.78 billion) Nassef Sawiris was able to score spot number 230 all over the world, and Naguib Sawiris, with a US 5 billion (LE 87.72 billion) fortune, ranked 334. Naguib Sawiris is the eldest of three brothers. Sawiris Initiative against COVID19. Naguib Sawiris Net Worth: Naguib Sawiris is an Egyptian businessman and politician who has a net worth of $2.9 billion. AmmarAbd Rabbo (GFF). You’re on the map as the only person to create a town from scratch! And if we had started four years later, we would probably have failed! We wouldn’t have become such a big company if it wasn’t for the time in which we began our companies. Mr. Intishal Al Tamimi, Mr. Amr Mansi, Eng. We have a proper branch of the Alexandria library here, where it is as if you’re in the Alexandria library itself, because they’re both linked, and they have the same books. I think it’s the latter. Economic Empowerment. What qualities do you admire in others? Samih Onsi Naguib Sawiris is an Egyptian entrepreneur and businessperson who founded 6 companies, among them: Orascom Development Holding AG, Orascom Hotel Holdings and Orascom Development Egypt SAE and who has been the head of 7 different companies. Well, when we started, we looked at it as more of a philanthropic endeavour than anything else. A lot of the places we’re working on are still projects and not yet towns. Samih Onsi Sawiris is an Egyptian businessman and billionaire and second of three sons of Onsi Sawiris, the other two being Naguib Sawiris and Nassef Sawiris. 31.495 kişi bunun hakkında konuşuyor. Work, life, what would the title be what distinguishes us as labour. 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