Tamer El Leithy is one of the most well-known businessmen working in the entertainment industry in Egypt. He is an individual that holds a strong ability to interact with clients from various sectors and expertise. Tamer has built a lot of entities that are successful to this date, each of which serves a unique purpose to the community and fills a niche in the market. Through his wide and constantly expanding the network in Egypt & the Middle East, he exposes Mori Co to major customers and professional associations. Always involved in the development of the company, he is always updated with the latest trends and always aims at having Mori Co ahead in the market. He puts in place a strategy that aims to achieve the profitable growth and operation of the company. Moreover, he develops strategic plans that reflect the longer-term objectives and priorities set by the board.
EDUCATION Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from City University, Washington, USA – year 1999
Year 1999 – 2001 Sales director at Gamal Elleithy Films His natural business acumen quickly took him into the financial world where he worked as a trader at brokerage firm, Inter Capital. Excelling once again, it wasn’t long before he was scouted by global powerhouse
2001 Worked in the stock market and learned the art of investing which would later help build his career
Year 2001- 2003 Marketing Manager in HoReCa, British American Tobacco (BAT), where he was integral in the company’s highly successful launch in Egypt.
Year 2001 Established two new concepts under the names of Insomnia and Living Room
Year 2007 – Date: Managing Director – Mori Co
(Mori Sushi, Tamara Lebanese Bistro, Tamara Elna, Ted’s, and Mince Burgers)
Managing over than 800 employees & 15 branches across the three brands.
Tamer El Leithy opened Mori Sushi’s first branch in 2007, which is one of Egypt’s most recognizable and successful home-grown brands. Mori Sushi now serves in 14 outlets across Egypt. He then launched another successful food and beverage concept named after his daughter Tamara.
Year 2012 Founder of Connectors, which aims at connecting startup with all the business services they need to develop into a successful entity.
Year 2015 Founder of MusicQ, a local music provider that is in collaboration with the top brands in Egypt.