Hamed El Shiaty                                                                                    0235393222 -0235393111

km 28 Cairo-Alexandria road Shoura Building                  hamedelshiaty@shouragroup.com- tawkilat@hotmail.com



Followed his heart that led him to leave his family’s legacy in the textile business to plant the seed of his own success in the agronomy world.


Working proudly on filling the gaps and presenting the latest to the Egyptian farmer.


Hamed El Shiaty a man who speaks on behalf of trees and seeds. An encyclopedia of agriculture and horticulture is known today as “The Father of Agriculture in Egypt.”according to Al Ahram national newspaper pole 2018.


Later El Shiaty took this success in to a wide array of fields, today SHOURA GROUP expanded its roots to working in the cement, steel, real estate businesses, also SHOURA GROUP holds partnership with some of the finest international names including Sumitomo Corporation, Syngenta, DuPont paints, Bosch abrasives and IVECO defense vehicles; with an aggregate annual turnover of 8 billion EGP.




B.Sc. Agriculture from University Of Cairo-1956

Business administration from American University in Cairo-1959


Courses and studies:

Modern Business Alexander Hamilton Institute New York USA-1982

High Management Training course Bradford University UK-1989

Table Grapes Technical program California University-1994

Management the export produces Business NARP Egypt 1999

Table Grape Management San Diego state University Chile1993-1994



Fluent written and spoken Arabic and English. Fair knowledge of French



-1958-1962 General Manger of Agriculture Agencies Tanta, Egypt

-1959-1962 Chairman middle east helicopter Co. Damascus, Syria

-1962-1969 Consultant Schering AG Berlin Germany

-1969-1989 Consultant to Imperial Chemical Industries Fern Hurst UK

-1990-present Chairman and owner of Shoura Group Companies. Cairo, Egypt

                      - Founder of Dutch Trading Company at Emlord Holland

                      - Major Partner in Egyptian African Company and Board Director Member

                      - Shareholder In:

SHOURA Real Estate

SHOURA Economic Development

SHOURA Land Reclamation

SHOURA Chemicals




Starchem Trade

Starchem Industries

Engines IVECO

El Madaen Real Estate

East African Trading

Karaween farming

Criss Sharm El Sheikh Real Estate

SHOURA Bank Djibouti



Member of agricultural policy reform program APRP sponsored by USAID Cairo, Egypt

Member of the board of Trustees of Multi-sector support program NSSP sponsored by the EEC Cairo, Egypt.

Board Member of the General Authority For Investment Ministry Of Economy Cairo, Egypt

Member Of The Egyptian Association Of Agrochemical producers and affiliates EAAPA Cairo, Egypt

Member of Agriculture and Irrigation High Policy And Planning Committee National Democratic Party Egypt since 1988

Syndicate of Agriculture Engineers member

Chairman of Economical Committee

Board Of Director Member of Faculty Of Agriculture 2000-present

Board Of Director Member Of Agriculture Development Project 2003-present

Founder of HEIA horticulture expo improvement association 1988-2011

Founder and Board Of Director Member Of Agriculture Businessman Association

Board Of Director Member Of Dutch Trading Company

MUCIA Midwest Universities Consortium For International Activities as project manager and Board Of

Trustees Member For 6 Years



Certificate of Appreciationfrom Ministry Of Education for the development of agricultural curriculums and programs in schools.

Certificate of Appreciation from Egyptian Cotton –SAHARY

Certificate of Appreciation from Ministry Of Agriculture and Land Reclamation

Certificate of Appreciation from Egyptian Association For Agricultural Economy

Certificate of Appreciation from Syndicate of Agricultural Occupations

Certificate of Appreciation from Cairo University Faculty OF Agriculture

Certificate of Appreciation from Rotary Club Of Cairo

  • Certificate of Appreciation from American Chamber Of Commerce in Egypt
  • Man Of The Year 1997



  • History
  • Horseback riding



  • Hamed El Shiaty was born on the 11 July 1933 in Tanta Egypt.
  • He is married and has two daughters, a son, and seven grandchildren in which they all work in the company supporting the family business.