Al-Futtaim Group Real Estate
Ashraf Ezz El-Din Abdel Fattah was appointed to the position of Managing Director of Al-Futtaim Group Real Estate in September 1st, 2017. Ezz El-Din brings with him skills and competences gained from more than 30 years of experience in the fields of real estate development, engineering and contracting within many foreign and leading local contractors & real estate developers. Ezz El-Din vast experience extends across planning, engineering, Managing design offices, real estate development companies and construction companies.
Prior to his involvement with Al-Futtaim Group, Ezz El-Din held the position of Vice President of “Mountain View” in 2015 where he managed twelve different projects with an annual budget valued at more than EGP 4 billion. He was responsible for managing all aspects of planning, contracting, budgeting, cost and quality control. His work also included overseeing all public and governmental relations. Also, Ezz El-Din held the position of Chief Executive Office of the engineering sector of “Dar Almimar Group” where he directed the strategic planning, financial and development activities to achieve the overall business and organizational objectives of the Group’s five foremost companies; Dar Almimar Engineering, Dar Almimar Construction, DMA, Curve, and Idrak.
Ezz El-Din career highlights include holding a number of leading positions from 1991 to 2010. During this period, he was appointed as Egypt Branch Manager of Contrack International Inc. where he was responsible for the Middle East and Eastern Europe activities. Ezz El-Din was also appointed as the Engineering Director and Abu Dhabi Branch Board Member of Orascom Construction Industries and the Managing Director & Board Member of Contrack Stanley Engineering Group.
As the Managing Director of Contrack International Branch and Board Member of Contrack Stanley Engineering Group, Ezz El-Din responsibilities included developing company policies and cost control systems. He managed all international engineering projects and assisted in the foundation of new regional offices and companies. Ezz El-Din was also responsible for the control, planning and management of procurement, logistics and coordination with project managers to oversee the construction activities and start new projects. Ezz El-Din graduated from Ain Shams University with a bachelor's degree in architecture in June 1987 and obtained various other certificates including a “Certified Internal Quality Auditor”.
As the Managing Director of Al-Futtaim Group Real Estate, Ezz El-Din manages the development and operation of Cairo Festival City. Amongst his uppermost priorities is the development of the City’s various phases to ensure their completion by 2021. He also gives special attention to the residential and commercial areas, where he is planning to launch new models for the residential units and commercial buildings to meet the changing needs of the Egyptian market in line with the international quality standards of Al-Futtaim Group.