Ayman Ismail Soliman


Egypt New Capital

June 8, 4.15pm - 5.15pm
Plenary Panel - Greenfield Cities: Building Digitally Native Cities
Ayman is a Harvard graduate who received numerous global awards for his leadership, strategic thinking and marketing achievements. Also known for his passion for CSR After 26 years of diverse experience at two leading multinational companies P&G and PepsiCo, Ayman joined DMG / Mountain View as the Co-Founder, Chairman & CEO to lead the expansion of the group business and the establishment of Mountain View as a leading real-estate company. Ayman started his career with P&G in 1987. Led the global launch of “Swiffer” creating + 1 billion $ business. In 2000 he led the introduction of P&G biggest new initiatives “Crest White Strips” In December 2009 “Crest White Strips” was recognized among other global initiatives like iPod by advertising age global survey as one of the top 10 new product of the decade. In 2006 Ayman moved back to Egypt as the Chairman of PepsiCo Egypt and President of North Africa Region. Under his leadership PepsiCo achieved number of historic milestones, including the expansion of Pepsi successful CSR program “Pepsi football School League”.دوري بيبسي للمدارس”.   In 2008 Ayman was promoted to PepsiCo South Asia, Middle East & Africa Regional Vice President. Ayman believes in the importance of education; accordingly he established the Real State Academy in Egypt in cooperation with the American University in Cairo and the National University of Singapore. He is a board member of the Strategic Advisory Board, School of Business American University in Cairo. Ayman is the Chairman of Endeavor Egypt a global non-profit organization focused on selecting and supporting high-impact entrepreneurs to create high-value jobs and long-term economic growth. Ayman has worked in professional positions in many countries in the Middle East, Europe and the USA. Ayman has consulted with a number of U.S., European, Arab, and Egyptian corporations and NGO(s).