Thursday, 7 December 2017

Vice President of Finance and Strategy Appointment

(Jersey) Integrated Diagnostics Holdings (“IDH” or “the Group”), IDHC on the London Stock Exchange, Egypt’s largest fully integrated private-sector provider of medical diagnostics services, announced today the appointment of Omar Bedewy as Vice President Finance and Strategy.

Mr. Bedewy has more than 16 years of financial services experience acquired in the Middle East North Africa (MENA) region. Having worked in investment banking, private equity and investment consultancy, he brings to IDH a diverse background in transactions, including M&A advisory, financial restructuring and capital raising services for both buy- and sell-side clients.

Mr. Bedewy began his career on PricewaterhouseCooper’s corporate finance team, where he was broadly exposed to due diligence and financial advisory transactions. He later became part of the newly-established Citadel Capital subsidiary ASEC as Investment and M&A Manager, assisting the group in acquisitions across the MENA region. During this time, his team spearheaded successful investments and transactions in Sudan, Algeria, Libya, Iraq and Egypt. Prior to joining IDH, Mr. Bedewy was financial advisor to Easy Group, where he led a restructuring plan that included the raising of new debt facilities to finance expansion plans. He holds a BS in Economics from Cairo University and is both a Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA) and Financial Risk Manager (FRM).

Commenting on Mr. Bedewy’s appointment, Dr. Hend El Sherbini, Group Chief Executive Officer at IDH, said, “We are pleased to have a professional with Omar’s background and experience join our company. He brings key strengths to our financial and management teams as we focus on expanding our footprint in Egypt and across the MENA region.”