Meet the tutors
Ahmed Ragab is an experienced manager, consultant, trainer and published author with particular expertise in corporate strategy and governance. He is currently the Director of Management Development at Americana Group Corporate Office where he is responsible for the development and establishment of the Group Training Institute which provides training services to 55,000 employees stretching over 17 different markets. He is also as an outsourced consultant with Tamkeen Consulting in Saudi-Arabia.
Prior to his current role, he was the Executive Director of the UNDP Centre for Investor Relations and Corporate Governance in Cairo, and worked at the UNDP Headquarters in New York as a member of the core team which drafted two Arab Human Development Reports, on “the knowledge society” and “democracy” in the Arab World. His work included a full assessment of the economic and investment climate in Jordan, Tunisia, Morocco, Lebanon, Syria and Egypt. Ahmed also served at the Permanent Mission of Egypt to the UN in New York where he developed his expertise in the areas of economic development and business climate. He negotiated the outcome of the UN Economic and Social Council and participated in the preparatory process for the World Summit on Sustainable Development.
Ahmed earned his MBA in Strategy, International Business and Marketing from the City University of New York in 2007, his MPA in Economics and Public Administration from York University in the UK in 1998, and his BA from the American University in Cairo in 1992. He is also one of 240 IFC world-wide certified trainers in the area of Corporate Governance and Investor Relations and certified by the World Bank in the area of Collective Action. He is a distinguished Chevening British scholar and a recipient of the Spielvogel Scholarship in New York. Mr. Ragab is fluent in five languages, with working knowledge of a sixth.
Ahmed is one of our new tutors in Cairo and will be teaching the CIM Diploma in Professional Marketing.