About Us

La Siesta is a division of North Galala Mountain Tourism Investment Company founded in 1996. The company is part of the SAAD EL AGUIZY GROUP, a leading private group with diversified activities in Egypt and globally.

The group was founded in 1948 by the late Mr. Saad El Aguizy, and comprises six operating companies. The group is a registered exporter and importer of a wide range of merchandise including special and exclusive representation of foreign manufacturers of industrial equipment, household appliances, electrical apparatus, etc. The Group also operates as a major developer of resorts and recreational centers, general contractors, marketer, designer and builder of swimming pools in addition to a number of other activities that include investments, counter trade, debt swap, debt settlement, commercial ollections and international trading.

Mr. Saad El Aguizy awarded the title of "Commander of The Cross"

On Nov. 11, 2006, Mr. Saad El Aguizy was selected as a recipient of the State Decoration of Latvia, The Cross of Recognition, The Third Class, and awarded the title of "Commander of The Cross of Recognition" in honour of his outstanding public service to the Republic of Latvia.

The award was presented to him by the president of Latvia in a special ceremony held at the Riga Latvian society house.