Founder, Chairperson & Managing Director – Acumen holding Ltd
Rana Adawi is the Chairperson and Managing Director of Acumen Asset Management and Co-Founder of Acumen Holding Company, She has over 22 years of experience in the field of investment in securities with major regional and international investment banks.
In 2010, Adawi participated in the formation of the Acumen Holding Group with a paid up capital of EGP 30 million. The holding company is followed by three companies: Acumen for securities portfolios management, Investment Fund Management, Acumen Securities and Acumen Beltone Real Estate Investment.
Adawi has been Head of Asset Management since its establishment and also achieved successive successes, including managing the investment funds for Misr Elkheir Foundation, Bank Audi’s investment fund, portfolios of public and private institutions as well as portfolios of individuals with Solvency.
The company has maintained the first position in terms of performance of investment funds starting from the company’s management of funds from 2012 until now. Misr Al-Khair Fund won the first position in three
consecutive years until 2014 and the Izdihar Fund of Bank Audi reached the top position in 2015.
Moreover, Adawi previously served as the Chairperson and Managing Director of the Egyptian Group for Financial Portfolios Management at EFG Hermes, Where she was responsible for managing the largest local investment
funds in Egypt. The total assets under her direct management exceeded EGP 5 billion, and local equity funds managed by her were in the top positions till the third consecutive.
Adawi graduated from AUC in 1993 with a bachelor degree in Economics and Business Administration with a degree of supervision.
Adawi has been awarded the “Best Asset Management CEO-Egypt 2018” by UK Leading International Finance Magazine.