Mr. Amr Kamel holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics from the American University in Cairo (1985) and an MBA in Finance from City University, USA (2001).
He has a thirty year career in banking during which he worked with several international banks, including Bank of America and J.P. Morgan Chase, in various capacities and departments ranging from documentary credits, treasury, credit administration and trade finance.
He joined the African Export–Import Bank (Afreximbank) in 1995 as one of the nucleus staff were he was involved in setting up the operations of the Bank.
He then progressed through the ranks of Afreximbank until he reached his current position as Executive Vice-President (Business Development & Corporate Banking).
Mr. Amr Kamel has attended many courses in banking and finance and has been a speaker at several international conferences on trade and commodity finance.