Carbon Holdings Company appointed Hala El-Mohandes as the new Deputy CEO for Project and Export Finance, Egypt Oil & Gas reports.

The company announced that El-Mohandes joined them from the Export-Import Bank of the United States to work on securing appropriate, sustainable streams of funds for the company to meet its strategy and be among the leading integrated petrochemical producers around the globe.

“During this critical point in Carbon Holdings’ growth story, we can think of no better person than Hala to join the Carbon Holdings team,” said Basil El-Baz, Chairman and CEO of Carbon Holdings.

El-Mohandes worked as of the Project Finance Division at the Export-Import Bank of the United States, where she “led and closed 28 project finance transactions totaling over $16 billion in Export-Import Bank exposure and covering $90 billion in total project costs,” the company said.

“I look forward to being part of Carbon Holdings’ exciting journey, to contributing to its growth and working with and learning from its excellent leadership team,” El-Mohandes commented.

Carbon Holdings is a mid-to-downstream petrochemical company and a catalyst of industrial
development in Egypt.