His family, friends, and colleagues will always remember ECG Chairman Mr. Amr Allouba as a compassionate, generous, and selfless man of genuine sincerity and devotion. His warm-hearted nature and his commitment to the highest degrees of professional excellence won him the love and esteem of all those who had the privilege of working with him. He constituted a role model for all of us, and his passing marks a great personal loss to us, to our company, and to the engineering community at large.
With over forty-seven years of experience, Mr. Amr Allouba was integral in establishing, planning and following up on the execution of the company’s general policy that saw ECG grow to where it is nowadays as a leading engineer firm in the region. Additionally, he was Chairman and CEO of TEA Computers, the company grew from a small sized computer company, to one of the largest reputable computer companies working in Egypt, offering its advanced services for over one thousand installations.
As a pioneer in modern-day, engineering practices in both the Arab World and internationally, Mr. Allouba received several awards of excellence in recognition of his remarkable achievements. He occupied the positions of Chairman, Information Committee of the Egyptian Capital Market Association (ECMA); Board Member & Secretary General, Egyptian Businessmen’s Association (EBA); Member, Board of Directors of the Egyptian British Chamber of Commerce (EBCC); as well as Member of the Board of Trustees, Nile University, Egypt. Mr. Allouba was also an active member in many prestigious associations, including the American Chamber of Commerce in Egypt (AmCham); British Egyptian Business Association (BEBA); Chambre de Commerce Française en Egypte (CCFE); Saudi Egyptian Business Association (SEBA); and the Egyptian Ethiopian Business Council.
“To all my colleagues at ECG,
To all of ECG’s dear friends and esteemed clients,
To the family of the cherished Amr Hassan Allouba,
To Mr. Aly Amr Hassan Allouba – Member of ECG Board of Directors,
It is with deep sorrow that I proclaim the passing away of ECG Chairman Eng. Amr Allouba, my lifelong companion, who worked with its sister and us at ECG companies, and contributed to its development into the distinguished organization, which it has become, earning the respect and appreciation of our valued clients.
I believe that the best we can offer to the memory of our cherished friend, which would also be the best consolation to me and to his family and friends, is to continue our work diligently and steadfastly, adhering to the business norms and customs which we entrenched over the years, as well as our devotion to work with the highest standards of ethics.
May Almighty Allah confer His Mercy upon the deceased and bestow eternal peace upon him in Paradise, and grant us patience and fortitude to endure this great loss.
Peace be upon you all.”
Mr. Mahmoud Sami AdbelKawi
Founder & Senior Advisor
ECG Engineering Consultants Group S.A.
ECG’s body of delegates missed the late Chairman Amr Allouba, who was commemorated by the speakers, led by Communications & Security Systems Department Manager Ahmed Sorour. In a presentation titled “Intelligent Cities Integration Portfolio,” Mr. Sorour shed light on a number of important topics relating to the development of intelligent systems, such as CSI Development & Integration, System Integrator–Business Model, Smart City Building Blocks, Smart Lighting Poles, Smart Parking, Smart City Layers, Smart Waste Management, Smart Irrigation, and Data Analysis & Reporting.