Egyptian national born in 1961, Nassef Sawiris is a 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 SAE, which he joined in 1982. Orascom Construction Industries SAE, where from 2009 he also held the role of Chairman, was the predecessor to OCI N.V.
His other appointments include that he is a Member of the Cleveland Clinic’s International Leadership Board Executive Committee, a Member of the University of Chicago’s Board of Trustees, Chicago, USA, a Member of the International Council of JP Morgen, a Member of the Board of Directors of Adidas AG , Herzogenaurach, Germany, and a Member of the EXOR Partners Council, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.