Waleed El-Zorba was born August 5th, 1977. He Attended the University of Southern California from 1995-2001 where he received his Bachelors degree in Economics from the School of Arts and Science.
After Graduation he moved to Cairo, Egypt where he joined his family business Nile Holding. Today his groups of companies are leading the way for ready-made garment exports from Egypt with five companies and over 11,000 employees. Primary markets are leading retailers and importers in the US and Europe.
In 2005 he was appointed to the Export Council of Ready Made Garments and Council of Qualified Industrial Zones by Egypt’s Minister of Trade and Industry to help promote and continue the success of the textile industry in Egypt.
2008 - 2010 was an elected member to the American Chamber of Commerce Egypt Board of Governors.
2010-2011 was appointed to the Egypt-US Business Council by Egypt’s Minister of Trade and Industry.
In 2012 was once again appointed to the Egypt-US Business Council by Egypt’s Minister of Trade and Industry.