Basic Info

Ahmed ElSharkawy

3 years

Giza, Egypt

Bachelor's Degree

Experienced

Work Experience

Product manager at Basharsoft

Experience Details

Product manager

Marketing/PR/Advertising

Manager

Define the product strategy and roadmap
Deliver product requirement documents with prioritized features and corresponding justification
Work with external third parties to assess partnerships and licensing opportunities
Be an expert with respect to the competition
Run beta and pilot programs with early-stage products and samples
Develop the core positioning and messaging for the product
Perform product demos to customers
Set pricing to meet revenue and profitability goals
Deliver a monthly revenue forecast
Develop sales tools and collateral
Propose an overall budget to ensure success
Brief and train the sales force
Brief press and analysts and go on press tours
Act as a leader within the company


Company Details

Basharsoft

Giza, Egypt

1-10 employees

Information Technology Services, Internet/E-commerce

www.basharsoft.com

Feb 2010 to present (6 years 10 months)
Fundraising Officier (volunteer) at Egypreneur

Experience Details

Fundraising Officier (volunteer)

Operations/Management, Sales/Retail

Manager

N/A


Company Details

Egypreneur

Cairo, Egypt

11-50 employees

Internet/E-commerce, Online Media , Information Technology Services

www.egypreneur.com.eg

May 2011 to present (5 years 7 months)
Co-Founder, Biz Dev, Marketing, and Content Strategist at Bayanat for infographics and data visualization

Experience Details

Co-Founder, Biz Dev, Marketing, and Content Strategist

Sales/Retail, Operations/Management, Creative/Design/Art

Senior Management (e.g. VP, CEO)

WE ARE BAYANAT; We are a curiosity-driven Infographics and data visualization lab.

We love simplifying access to information through creative visual story-telling that uncovers insights hidden underneath piles of unstructured data.

We do believe in open data as a tool to create social impact and that information is power, only if shared.
- See more at: http://bayan.at


Company Details

Bayanat for infographics and data visualization

Cairo, Egypt

1-10 employees

Graphic Design , Internet/E-commerce, Research

www.bayan.at

Sep 2011 to present (5 years 3 months)
Marketing and Business Development Manager at WUZZUF

Experience Details

Marketing and Business Development Manager

Marketing/PR/Advertising , Business Development

Manager

Manage all Online Marketing channels with team
Develop and implement new strategies for Growth
Prospect for potential new clients and turn this into increased business.
Meet potential clients by growing, maintaining, and leveraging your network.
Identify potential clients, and the decision makers within the client organization.
Research and build relationships with new clients.
Set up meetings between client decision makers and company’s practice leaders/Principals.
Plan approaches and pitches.
Work with team to develop proposals that speaks to the client’s needs, concerns, and objectives.
Participate in pricing the solution/service.


Company Details

WUZZUF

Cairo, Egypt

11-50 employees

Business Services - Other, Internet/E-commerce

www.wuzzuf.net

May 2012 to present (4 years 7 months)
Marketing Product Manager at OneCard

Experience Details

Marketing Product Manager

Marketing/PR/Advertising

Experienced (Non-Manager)

Manage all Marketing activities
Manage Online marketing channels
Manage all Advertising activities
Work with external third parties to assess partnerships and licensing opportunities
Be an expert with respect to the competition
Develop the core positioning and messaging for the product
Deliver a monthly revenue forecast
Propose an overall budget to ensure success
Brief and train the sales force
Act as a leader within the company


Company Details

OneCard (multinational)

Cairo, Egypt

101-500 employees

Internet/E-commerce

www.onecard.net

May 2013 to Jan 2014 (8 months)
Rollout Quality Control Engineer at Etisalat Misr

Experience Details

Rollout Quality Control Engineer

Engineering - Telecom/Technology, Quality, Project/Program Management

Entry Level

- Manage teams to perform the quality audits according to the pre-specified checklists.
- Training the Quality teams.
- Identify quality problems and recommend solutions.
- Interpret test results, compare them to established specifications and control limits, and make recommendations on appropriateness of data for release.
- Investigate or report questionable test results.
- Monitor testing procedures to ensure that all tests are performed according to established item specifications, standard test methods, or protocols.
- Participate in out-of-specification and failure investigations and recommend corrective actions.
- Document user support activity, such as system problems, corrective actions, resolution status, and completed equipment installations.


Company Details

Etisalat Misr (multinational)

Cairo, Egypt

More then 1000 employees

Telecommunications, Internet/E-commerce, Engineering Services

www.etisalat.com.eg

May 2010 to May 2013 (3 years)
Project Engineer at IPGROUP

Experience Details

Project Engineer

Engineering - Telecom/Technology

Entry Level

* Analyze system requirements, capacity, cost, and customer needs to determine feasibility of project and develop system plan.
* Confer with engineers, customers, vendors or others to discuss existing and potential engineering projects or products.
* Review and evaluate work of others, inside and outside the organization, to ensure effectiveness, technical adequacy and compatibility in the resolution of complex engineering problems.
* Determine material and equipment needs and order supplies.
* Develop and perform operational, maintenance, and testing procedures for electronic products, components, equipment, and systems.
* Prepare, review, and maintain maintenance schedules, design documentation and operational reports and charts.
* Review or prepare budget and cost estimates for equipment, construction, and installation projects, and control expenditures.


Company Details

IPGROUP

Giza, Egypt

11-50 employees

Engineering Services

www.ipgroupint.com

Nov 2008 to Jan 2010 (1 year 2 months)
Trainee (intern) at Vodafone

Experience Details

Trainee (intern)

Engineering - Telecom/Technology

Student

Testing and optimizing repeaters in over 80 locations around Cairo using TEMS.
Then making a full report on the repeaters tested.


Company Details

Vodafone

Giza, Egypt

More then 1000 employees

Telecommunications

www.vodafone.com.eg

Jul 2008 to Jan 2008 (6 month)

Achievements


Owning and implementing a product using the SAAS model, www.Wiserec.com

Managing the marketing activities for BasharJobs.com, BasharSoft Flagship product


Cairo University - Faculty of Engineering rowing team: second place in the national university rowing tournament STP2006 - Best Student Activity in Cairo University - Faculty of Engineering STP2007 - Nominated for best student activity in the history of Cairo University

Education

BSc in Electronics Engineering

Education Details

BSc

Electronics Engineering, Telecommunication Engineering

Cairo University, Egypt

C / Good / 65 - 75%

N/A

Graduation Project: Automatic & Manual controlled Robots design & implementation

Cairo University
2004 - 2008
High School - Thanaweya Amma

High School Details

Thanaweya Amma

Manor House School

Egypt

2003

A / Excellent / 85 -100%

N/A

Manor House School
2003

Training and Courses

Training/Course Details

- "Creating Success in Times of Challenges" by Mr. Ralph Watson

May 2010

Impact for training and development

N/A

Training/Course Details

GSM overview

Jul 2006

Vodafone youth leadership initiative

N/A

Training/Course Details

- "Building True Success" by Richard Branson, Carly Florina, Jack Welch, Malcolm Gladwell, Rudolph Glullani, Stephan R. Covey and Marcus Buckingham

Nov 2005

SCOPE

N/A

Training/Course Details

- "Future of Science" by Prof. Ahmed Zewail

Feb 2006

AUC

N/A

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Profile Skills and Keywords

- "Building True Success" By Richard Branson, Carly Florina, Jack Welch, Malcolm Gladwell, Rudolph Glullani, Stephan R. Covey And Marcus Buckingham- "Creating Success In Times Of Challenges" By Mr. Ralph Watson- "Future Of Science" By Prof. Ahmed ZewailAnalyticalArabicAxureBusinessBusiness DevelopmentBusiness Services - OtherC++Co-Founder, Biz Dev, Marketing, And Content StrategistCreativeDesignDetails-orientedE-commerceElectronics EngineeringEngineering ServicesEnglishEntrepreneurshipEtisalat MisrFrenchFund RaisingFundraising OfficierGPRSGSMGSM OverviewGraphic DesignHTMLHard WorkerInformation Technology ServicesInternetMS OfficeManagementMarketingMarketing And Business Development ManagerMarketing Product ManagerMatlabOneCardOnline MarketingOnline MediaPHPPhotoshopPlannerProduct ManagerProduct ManagmentProgram ManagementProjectProject EngineerProject ManagementQuality AssuranceQuality ControlReadingResearchRetailRollout Quality Control EngineerSalesSales Technical TrainingSocial Media Content StrategySportsStartupsTelecommunicationTelecommunication EngineeringTelecommunicationsTraineeTravellingWorkWriting

Self-assesed Skills

Languages

Arabic

Arabic

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

English

English

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Advanced

French

French

: Beginner

: Beginner

: Beginner

: Beginner

Tools and Technologies

MS office

MS office

: Advanced

: Extreme - I love it!

:

3-5 years

Axure

Axure

: Advanced

: Extreme - I love it!

:

Less than 1 year

C++

C++

: Intermediate

: High

:

1-3 years

Matlab

Matlab

: Intermediate

: Medium

:

1-3 years

Photoshop

Photoshop

: Intermediate

: Extreme - I love it!

:

1-3 years

GSM

GSM

: Intermediate

: Medium

:

1-3 years

GPRS

GPRS

: Intermediate

: Medium

:

Less than 1 year

HTML

HTML

: Little knowledge

: Extreme - I love it!

:

Less than 1 year

PHP

PHP

: Little knowledge

: Extreme - I love it!

:

Less than 1 year

Fields of Expertise

Product Managment

Product Managment

: Advanced

: Extreme - I love it!

:

1-3 years

Fund raising

Fund raising

: Advanced

: High

:

3-5 years

Startups

Startups

: Advanced

: Extreme - I love it!

:

1-3 years

Online Marketing

Online Marketing

: Intermediate

: Extreme - I love it!

:

1-3 years

Social Media Content Strategy

Social Media Content Strategy

: Intermediate

: Extreme - I love it!

:

1-3 years

Project Management

Project Management

: Intermediate

: Extreme - I love it!

:

1-3 years

Sales Technical Training

Sales Technical Training

: Intermediate

: High

:

3-5 years

Marketing

Marketing

: Intermediate

: Extreme - I love it!

:

Less than 1 year

Entrepreneurship

Entrepreneurship

: Intermediate

: Extreme - I love it!

:

Less than 1 year

Telecommunication

Telecommunication

: Beginner

: Medium

:

Less than 1 year

Key Skills

Analytical, Planner, Hard worker, Creative, Details-oriented

Online Presence

www.linkedin.com/in/ahmedelsharkawywww.twitter.com/sharkorlandowww.basharsoft.comwww.bayan.at

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