General Manager of La Poire
Graduated from the American University in Cairo in 1998 with a bachelor degree in Economics, she then joined La Poire-the food service side of the family business. La Poire is a market leader in the food service and retail sectors in Egypt. Shahira assumed the position of General Manager of La Poire in 2002 reporting to the board of directors.
She lead the turnaround of the company, growing the company from a pastry chain of 20 shops to well-rounded food service and retail group of companies, with coffee shops, catering services and convenience stores.