Basic Info

Mahmoud Ahmed

3 years

Cairo, Egypt

Bachelor's Degree

Experienced

Work Experience

Egypt Community Leader at Techstars

Experience Details

Egypt Community Leader

Project/Program Management

Manager

- Leading Techstars efforts in Egypt through Startup Weekend and Startup Digest.
- Representing Startup Weekend’s global sponsors to the local community.
- Mentoring the participating startups to be ready for the final presentations.
- Making partnerships with government and other stakeholders to develop the entrepreneurship ecosystem in Egypt.
- Led 200+ local volunteers so far (20-30 volunteers per event).
- Startup Weekend Giza was ranked #2 over 250 cities around the world in the Global Startup Battle in 2014.
- Organized 10 events in different cities with more than 1500 alumni and a bunch of success stories.
- Got promoted to represent Egypt at UP Global Summit in Las Vegas.


Company Details

Techstars (multinational)

Egypt

N/A

Training and Coaching

N/A

Nov 2012 to present (4 years 1 month)
Co-Founder & Business Development Lead at THINK

Experience Details

Co-Founder & Business Development Lead

Business Development

Senior Management (e.g. VP, CEO)

- Leading a technical team of 5 software engineers.
- Developing the strategic plans and business models for the technical projects.
- Discovering new opportunities and seeking out partnerships.
- Setting action plans for the technical projects in the pipeline.


Company Details

THINK

Giza, Egypt

11-50 employees

Business Services - Other, Computer Software

N/A

Jun 2012 to Oct 2015 (3 years 4 months)
Innovation Team - Regional Associative (volunteer) at AINAC

Experience Details

Innovation Team - Regional Associative (volunteer)

Analyst/Research

Student

- Communicating with the Egyptian governmental and private universities.
- Reaching out university students and researchers.
- Representing AIN in front of local partners.
- Innovating promotion ideas to spread the word of the initiative across Egypt.


Company Details

AINAC

Egypt

N/A

Research , Education

N/A

Aug 2012 to Jan 2013 (5 months)
IT & Multimedia Head (volunteer) at ABC

Experience Details

IT & Multimedia Head (volunteer)

IT/Software Development

Student

N/A


Company Details

ABC

Egypt

N/A

Business Services - Other

N/A

Sep 2011 to May 2012 (8 months)
IT Intern (intern) at Cisco Networking Academy

Experience Details

IT Intern (intern)

IT/Software Development

Student

N/A


Company Details

Cisco Networking Academy

Egypt

N/A

Information Technology Services

N/A

Jul 2010 to Jan 2010 (6 month)

Achievements


I led SWGiza to be ranked #2 over 250 cities around the world during the Global Startup Battle in 2014.


- Certificate of Appreciation from my secondary school for my success rank #10, 2006 - Certificate of Appreciation and Money Award from Cairo Governor for my success in the secondary stage, 2007 - Certificate of Appreciation from Microsoft and EFE | Musharka Program 2012 - Certificate of Appreciation from Banati Foundation, Egypt 2012 - Certificate of Appreciation from E-Era foundation and US Embassy | E-Youth Initiative, Egypt 2012 - Certificate of Attending 2012 AUC Research Conference “Entrepreneurship and Innovation: Shaping the Future of Egypt” by School of Business and School of Sciences and Engineering. - Certificate of Appreciation for Participating in Great Shake Out “Earthquake Drills” event, US 2012 - Certificate of Participation from Global Startup Business, Malaysia 2013 - Certificate of Ambassadorship from ACE Manager Program 2014, BNP PARIBAS HQ - Certificate of Appreciation from US Embassy | ASEP Program, 2014

Education

Bachelor's Degree in Computer Engineering

Education Details

Bachelor's Degree

Computer Engineering

Cairo University, Egypt

Not specified

N/A

N/A

Cairo University
2007 - 2013
College Diploma in Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Education Details

College Diploma

Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Indiana University Bloomington, United States

Not specified

N/A

N/A

Indiana University Bloomington
2012 - 2012
High School - Thanaweya Amma

High School Details

Thanaweya Amma

Ahmed Orabi

Egypt

2007

A / Excellent / 85 -100%

- Certificate of Appreciation from my secondary school for my success rank #10, 2006 - Certificate of Appreciation and Money Award from Cairo Governor for my success in the secondary stage, 2007

Ahmed Orabi
2007

Certifications

IT Essentials 1
Jul 2009

Certificate details

IT Essentials 1

Jul 2009

N/A

N/A

N/A

CISCO

N/A

IT Essentials 2
Aug 2009

Certificate details

IT Essentials 2

Aug 2009

N/A

N/A

N/A

CISCO

N/A

Training and Courses

Training/Course Details

Marketing

Nov 2012

MIT Consulting

N/A

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Self-assesed Skills

Languages

Arabic

Arabic

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

English

English

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Advanced

: Advanced

Tools and Technologies

Microsoft Office

Microsoft Office

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

3-5 years

C#

C#

: Advanced

: Extreme - I love it!

:

1-3 years

PHP

PHP

: Advanced

: Extreme - I love it!

:

1-3 years

C++

C++

: Advanced

: High

:

3-5 years

Adobe Photoshop

Adobe Photoshop

: Advanced

: Extreme - I love it!

:

1-3 years

Adobe After Effects

Adobe After Effects

: Intermediate

: Extreme - I love it!

:

1-3 years

Fields of Expertise

Event Planning

Event Planning

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

3-5 years

Computer Engineering

Computer Engineering

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

3-5 years

Business Development

Business Development

: Advanced

: Extreme - I love it!

:

3-5 years

Key Skills

Hard worker, Initiative, Persistent, Entrepreneur, Team Player

Online Presence

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