Gamal Khalifa

Head of Microfinance
Egyptian Financial Supervisory Authority


09:30 AM Analysing the Egyptian microfinance market and assessing new product development to allow microfinance to thrive

  • Quantifying the Egyptian microfinance market to understand the potential for growth
  • Discussing EFSA’s vision for new products that will further create depth in the microfinance market
  • Highlighting the strategic direction for the microfinance market to support the government objectives for economic sustainability

10:00 AM Utilising microfinance as a tool to facilitate greater financial inclusion and wealth creation

  • Reducing and poverty and economic stress of Egypt's most vulnerable to foster greater economic and political stability
  • Empowering Egypt’s low income population by providing microcredit to enable them to build assets
  • Improving the quality and professionalism of small businesses in Egypt by providing microfinance loans and technical assistance

9:00 AM EFSA Update: Analysing the Egyptian microfinance market and assessing new product development to allow microfinance to thrive

  • Quantifying the Egyptian microfinance market to understand the potential for growth
  • Discussing EFSA’s vision for new products that will further create depth in the microfinance market
  • Highlighting the strategic direction for the microfinance market to support the government objectives for economic sustainability

9:55 AM Panel Discussion: Utilising microfinance as a tool to facilitate greater financial inclusion and wealth creation

  • Reducing and poverty and economic stress of Egypt’s most vulnerable to foster greater economic and political stability
  • Empowering Egypt’s low income population by providing microcredit to enable them to build assets
  • Improving the quality and professionalism of small businesses in Egypt by providing microfinance loans and technical assistance