19-20 February 2018
Cairo, Egypt

Walid Nagy

General Manager Retail Banking
National Bank of Kuwait, Egypt
Walid’s leadership comes with a strong academic background as well as a rich experience that goes for over 20 years in different industries and in 8 countries. Academically, Walid is an Electrical and Communications Engineer from Alexandria University, an MBA in Financial Engineering, Corp Finance and International Business from York University-Canada, Graduate Banking Diploma holder from Wisconsin University – USA, where he was amongst the top 5% of his class and had started DBA in “Risk Measurement Units”. He also used to teach the CFA curriculum at the American University in Cairo. He has started his career in Alexandria University teaching Physics, then moved as a Maintenance Engineer in WEPCO, then an Instruments Engineer at Schlumberger. Walid worked for Citibank, Allianz, AIG, NBE, ADIB, NBK at different function and positions and his current position is at National Bank of Kuwait – Egypt as General Manager of Retail Banking, an ALCO and Executive Committee member. Walid managed Retail Banking profit center, up to 70 Branches and over 1000 employees. Walid comes with a wide and diversified Financial Services exposure, as he was also an instructor at the American University in Cairo, where he taught (Finance, Portfolio Management, Equity Investments and Alternative Investments) in the CFA curriculum. Walid was also elected in ADIB to become the Chairman of the Board of the Bank Pension Fund

10:00 AM Temenos Panel Discussion- Setting the stage for Financial Inclusion in North Africa

-        What is the role leaders in the banking sector play to push for Financial Inclusion in Egypt
-        How to align business functions in your bank to drive financial inclusion
-        How banks can spur innovations in digital financial services to support financial inclusion
-        What steps have banks took so far ? and what is the way forward?

12:30 PM Payment ecosystem: How are banks modernising the payments environment?

  • Digitising payments: Understanding the opportunities and creating opportunities
  • Understanding how the digitisation of payments, transfers and remittances will contribute to financial inclusion and economic empowerment
  • The role of mobile and telco operators in enabling secure and seamless transactions


Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Walid .

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