Ahmed Bastawy is a mechanical engineer who became a social engineer! He believes that grassroots initiatives are the keys to scaling up social impact. He founded couple of training initiatives and companies after being involved in different national and international organizations.
He currently runs icealex innovation hub that supports startups and entrepreneurship ecosystem in Alexandria, in addition to founding and being the international business development manager at iceHubs Global CIC (a UK based social enterprise) that focuses on transforming sustainability challenges into green businesses.
He’s been a lead trainer and facilitator on different topics in Africa and Europe. He also consults government organizations in Africa and Europe on youth empowerment, social innovation, entrepreneurship and sustainability.