Announced: Mahmoud Mohieldin
Posted on the 25th January 2018 by Anisha
Mahmoud Mohieldin, World Bank Group Senior Vice President for the 2030 Development Agenda, will be returning to his alma mater to speak at WES 2018!
After obtaining his doctorate at Warwick, where he co-founded the Economics Society, Dr. Mohieldin proceeded to make substantial contributions to the development of Egypt’s economy, holding senior positions at various government ministries and in the private sector. Most notably, Dr. Mohieldin served as Minister of Investment, where he led a comprehensive reform program to modernise liberalise the economy - earning Egypt the distinction as Top Reformer in the Doing Business Report for four years.
Dr. Mohieldin also served on multiple boards of directors, including the Central Bank of Egypt, and was selected a Young Global Leader of the World Economic Forum. Away from the public and private sector, he was Professor of Economics and Finance at Cairo University, is an honorary professor at Durham University and member of the Advisory Board of the Durham Business School. He has authored numerous publications and articles in leading journals in the fields of international finance, economics, and development, both in English and Arabic.
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