Amr Ibrahim El-Samra (born December 30, 1966) is an Egyptian collector and businessman who served as the Chairman of the Board of Directors of CEM.Concern from 2007 to present. He was Marketing and Operations Director of Delta Group before assuming the presidency of the company from 1998 to 2006.
He was one of the partners of Delta Group from 1998 to 2006.
Amr El-Samra was educated in foreign private schools and universities; he was later granted a scholarship from Beleidy Group to prepare for an accreditation degree in marketing in the United Kingdom. Samra was a Participant of Seminar Camp at CISV International in 1983 and 1984, and a board member at Delta Group. He became Chairman of United Supplies and Agencies Corporation (CEM.Concern) when it was founded.
A number of his family members are leading men. He is the grandson of Egyptian industrialist Hassan El-Samra and the nephew of Lt. Gen. Ibrahim El-Orabi Chief of Staff Egyptian Armed Forces at the beginning of the era of former President Hosni Mubarak.
In September 1993, Samra met Hania Mahgoub, became engaged in 1994, and were married on 22 September 1995. The couple's first son, Seif El-Din, was born on 1 June 1997, followed by a second daughter, Haya ("Jutta"), on 20 July 1999.
When they got divorced, in October 2008, he met Rihab Moussa. After two months on 12 December 2008 they got married.
Amr El-Samra made several trips to explore the outside world. Amr El-Samra was an artist and a painter in the art of portrait.
His hobby of collecting includes maintaining whatever items are of interest to him, mostly antique silver.
He is also fond of Greenery and became known for his beautiful eyes that see beautiful things.
Amr El-Samra began his career as an employee in Americana Egypt in 1989, where he worked as Assistant Manager at KFC in 1989. He joined Beleidy Group in year 1991 and was appointed Brand Manager.
After two years in the Beleidy Group he jump to Egitrade, where he was appointed Marketing Manager.
Samra joined Seti Grain a division of André & Cie Lausanne, where he was appointed Marketing Manager and three months later he traveled to Lausanne Switzerland to practice Chicago Board Of Trade (CBOT).
After a year and a half he was appointed Marketing Manager at Right Group. He was appointed Sales and Marketing manager for the Arabian Danish Food Industries Company and then was