U.S.-Egypt Business Council 40th Anniversary Celebration

Celebrating 40 Years of U.S.-Egypt Relations

Launched on March 27, 1979 by President of the United States Jimmy Carter and President of Egypt Anwar Sadat at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, the U.S.-Egypt Business Council (USEBC) has played a key role in strengthening the strategic and economic alliance between the two nations.

In 2019, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce marked the 40th Anniversary of the Council’s founding, which we was celebrated with a series of events and substantive activities throughout the year, including a high-level gala dinner.

40th Anniversary Celebration Committee

The 40th Anniversary Celebration Committee helped direct and plan the strategy and priorities for the future. 

The Honorable Mike Pompeo, U.S. Secretary of State & H.E. Sameh Shoukry, Minister of Foreign Affairs for Egypt

John Christmann, Chairman of the U.S.-Egypt Business Council, and CEO & President of Apache Corporation