Omar Taha holds a bachelor’s degree in business with a concentration in finance and economics from the German University in Cairo. Before joining London Business School, he worked in one of the leading financial services corporations in Egypt for three years. He was part of the firm’s investment banking division, where he executed two landmark deals in the pharmaceuticals and non-banking financial services sectors.
Omar decided to pursue a Masters in Finance at LBS to broaden his network globally by gaining exposure and learning from people of various professional backgrounds. Omar chose to join LBS to benefit from the school's commitment to practical learning, and to take advantage of its diverse student network and emphasis on student engagement.
In addition to being a student ambassador, Omar is a member of the Finance, Private Equity and Venture Capital, Middle East and Running clubs. In his spare time, Omar enjoys kitesurfing, running and going out with friends.