Head of Business Development
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Hossam El-Sifary is leading INiTS business development and internationalization efforts. He is an advocate of bridging INiTS and startups with other innovation hubs around the world, as well as supporting founders in topics like strategy, business development, and marketing. He has more than 15 years of diversified cross functional international experience in the ICT and energy sectors working for multinationals like Schlumberger and Orascom Telecom, as well as co-funding several startup projects.
Hossam studied mechanical engineering at the American University in Cairo, and received an MBA with specialization in Entrepreneurship and Innovation from the Vienna University of Economics and Business.