Samer holds full P&L responsibility for all aspects of the acquiring and issuing business of Network International Group in the Middle East. He is responsible for developing and implementing a comprehensive strategy to drive the growth of the company’s business in the region.
A voting member of the executive committee, Samer is also a Board member and Managing Director of Network International Egypt, and Board member of Diners Club Egypt and Levant. He sits on the product advisory board of UnionPay International, representing the Middle East region.
Samer has contributed significantly to the inorganic growth of Network International through identifying investment opportunities and designing the business and operating models. He was a key team member in one acquisition and four joint ventures.
Samer brings more than 15 years of experience in retail business, cards issuing, acquiring and third party processing. Samer also holds a Master’s degree in leading innovation and change from Robert Kennedy College in Switzerland, in partnership with York St. John University.