Tamer Gamal – IFTA Vice President Middle East and Africa
Tamer Gamal, a certified financial technician (CFTe) and a certified ESTA technician (CETA), is currently the head of Technical Analysis Research at Arab African International securities (AAIS), a subsidiary of Arab African Bank (AAIB), Egypt\s largest private bank.
With a background in Engineering, Tamer joined the financial markets industry in 1998 thought equity / currency trading and private portfolio management. He joined AAIS team in 2007. In 2011 Tamer was elected as Chairman of Egyptian Society of Technical analysts (ESTA) board of directors, following a three year ESTA board member. Tamer is an active member in ESTA education committee since 2007, with a lot of contributions in (CETA & CFTe) curriculum especially in areas where breadth analysis is included. He has a passion for breadth analysis and have developed some of his own applications and mythologies regarding breadth indicators trading startegies. In 2008, he was awarded the “Bronwen Wood Memorial Award” by The International Federation of Technical Analysts (IFTA).
In this capacity Tamer educates institutional and individual clients on the merits of technical analysis and why AAIS utilizes a technical rules-based model to oversee clients’ requirements .Tamer is a regular contributor to many local journals and TV shows. He is often interviewed in Bloomberg, Reuters, live seminars and Business Monthly (American Chamber of Commerce). Tamer has held many conferences and education seminars / programs that promote Technical Analysis methodology as the primary investment tool and a proactive marketing add-on.