Mohamed Heshmat

HR & Administration Director

Mr. Mohamed Heshmat Hussein joined Scimitar as Human Resources & Administration Director in July 2021, bringing over 34 years of diverse Human Resources Management experience to our team. In this position, he oversees all aspects of human resources & Administrations management for more than 540 employees.

Prior to joining Scimitar, he occupied the positions of HR director in several leading Multinational Organizations. Amongst them Asec Cement, Sipetrol Oil Company, AlkanCIT Group and Smash Management covering several sectors, such as Petroleum, pharmaceutical, construction, sports, hospitality and Information Technology 

Mohamed has held a number of other positions in the field of human resources, including HR Manager in 1990 with Conoco Exploration Egypt, Repsol Exploracion Egipto and Regional HR Director for Abbott Laboratory in Egypt, North Africa & Levants, HR Manager for Repsol In Spain 2005, Regional HR Manager for Repsol in the Gulf. 

Throughout his career he has lived and worked in Europe, Africa, Asia, the Middle East and Egypt, where he managed to develop an excellent understanding and experience of different cultures coupled with fluency in several Languages, very strong Communication, Leadership, People Management Skills, Strategic Thinking, problem solving and the ability to develop and retain relations at all levels.

Mohamed holds Master Degree and Bachelor Degree in Simultaneous translation from Cairo University in 1987 and Al Azahar University in 1983 respectively