Mr. Karim El Chiaty is the Vice Chairman of Travco Group. He is holding an integral role responsible for strategy and business development. He is also a member of several executive committees.
He is the Founder of Travco Properties, the real estate development arm of Travco Group, the latest addition and fastest growing subsidiary of the travel conglomerate. Its notable projects include Almaza Bay, a 6 million-square-meter flagship mixed-use development in Egypt’s Mediterranean coast.
Mr. El Chiaty sits on various boards including Travco Group International Holding, Travco Properties and Hard Rock Café Egypt.
Additionally, Mr. El Chiaty is a member of the World Economic Forum and the Co-Chair, along with H.E. the Minister of Tourism, of the WEF’s Gender Gap Accelerator initiative in Egypt.
Mr. El Chiaty earned an executive MBA in hospitality finance and real estate from Cornell ESSEC in Paris and a BA in marketing and advertising from Pepperdine University in California.