Mastercard will be leading some discussions around Egypt's migration to a cashless economy at the Alliance for Financial Inclusion (AFI) Global Policy Forum 2017. The event is taking place in Sharm El Sheikh from 13-15 September 2017.
![Khalid Elgibali, Division President – Middle East and North Africa at Mastercard](/content/images/2017/09/Khalid-Elgibali.jpg)
Khalid Elgibali, Division President – Middle East and North Africa at Mastercard.
Mastercard is also the Lead Sponsor of the upcoming Euromoney Egypt Conference 2017 set to take place from 18 to 19 September 2017 in Cairo.
“Egypt has taken significant steps in promoting financial inclusion and we are proud to take an active role in this transformation,” said Khalid Elgibali, Division President – Middle East and North Africa at Mastercard.
Elgibali will be discussing Egypt’s migration to cashless economy at both events, as well as the company's strategy to empower SMEs, drive e-commerce to further enable the country’s digital economy, spur innovation and drive financial inclusion.
“At Mastercard, we are committed to the Egyptian government and remain dedicated to collaborating with our partners to further develop the payments ecosystem and contribute towards achieving the objectives of the National Council for Payments,” concluded Elgibali.