Nassef Sawiris


Egyptian national born in 1961, Nassef Sawiris is Member of the Board of Directors, and a Member of the Nomination, Compensation & Governance Committee of LafargeHolcim Ltd. He was elected to the Board of Directors of LafargeHolcim Ltd in 2015. He holds a Bachelor of Economics from the University of Chicago.

Nassef Sawiris was a Member of the Board of Directors of Lafarge S.A. from 2008 to 2015 and was a Member of the equivalent Committees.

Nassef Sawiris is the Chief Executive Officer of OCI N.V. a role previously held at Orascom Construction Industries (OCI S.A.E), where he was additionally appointed Chairman in 2009. Orascom Construction Industries SA, which he joined in 1982, was the predecessor to OCI N.V. He also serves on the Board of OCI Partners LP.

His other appointments include that he is a Member of the Cleveland Clinic’s International Leadership Board Executive Committee since 2011, a Member of the University of Chicago’s Board of Trustees since 2013, a Member of the International Advisory Board of JP Morgen since 2017, and a Member of the Board of Adidas AG since 2016.