Ecommerce Summit is one of the most important events that take place annually in various countries of the world, in which the latest developments in e-commerce in the world are presented by specialized companies. Ecommerce Summit 2019 will be held in Cairo, the capital of Egypt, on Tuesday, 17 September 2019 in Nile Ritz Carlton Hotel, Cairo, Egypt.
You should know that this is the 1st ECommerce Summit returns this year to drive the growth of the eCommerce industry in Egypt and the MENA region targeting 3,000+ attendees from over 15 industries.
Ecommerce Summit Sponsors
Ecommerce Summit- WUZZUF
Titanium Sponsor- WUZZUF is Egypt’s no. 1 online recruitment marketplace helping employers and job seekers find their match through intelligent real-time recommendations & support, serving 10,000+ top companies and employers in Egypt and directly hiring 350,000 job seekers.
Ecommerce Summit- Forasna
Gold Sponsor- Forasna is a leading all-Arabic recruitment platform that connects all kinds of job seekers serving more than 12,000 companies.
Ecommerce Summit Sponsors Partners
Ecommerce Summit 2019- Falak Startups
Partner- Falak is much more than just a 6-month acceleration program. It’s an opportunity that opens many doors by providing unparalleled resources to transform your idea into a thriving business. Falak stands out as a life-changing program that will allow you to be fully immersed and focused on building your business in an open, collaborative and diverse environment surrounded with all the resources and networks that you may need.
Ecommerce Summit 2019- Wamda
Wamda is a platform of integrated programs that aims to accelerate entrepreneurship ecosystems throughout the MENA region. Its core focus includes media, community development, research, corporate, and government advisory services.
Ecommerce Summit 2019- Menabytes
MENAbytes is an online media publication that covers technology and startups from the Middle East & North Africa. Founded in 2017 by Zubair Naeem Paracha, it aims to represent and connect the startup community of the region.
Ecommerce Summit- CultArk
CultArk was founded in 2011 in Cairo, Egypt. It’s a Digital Cultural Movement Company which aspires to and advocates listening, understanding and empathizing with the people of the culture. We take pride in amplifying a client’s brand by providing a process that is uniquely tailored to our understanding of the power of movements.
Ecommerce Summit 2019- AlMaqarr Coworking Space and Digital Crafters
AlMaqarr Coworking Space and Digital Crafters who are making great efforts to grow and educate the e-commerce community through their regular Shopify community meetups.
Ecommerce Summit 2019- Oxford Business Group
Oxford Business Group a market leader in mapping new waves of emerging economies and offering internationally acclaimed intelligence on regions that are shaping the future balance of economic power.
Ecommerce Summit 2019- T20
T20 (Think Tank), an Egyptian Think/Action Tank with executive capabilities and mission to help the country. Excited to have T20 at E-Commerce Summit.
Ecommerce Summit Speakers
Head of Marketing at Arabian food Company DOMTY. Amr Rizk has been working in marketing, sales & advertising since 1994 focusing mainly on FMCGs. His FMCG career stations included Gillette, Colgate-Palmolive, Ahram Beverages Company, Vitrac/Hero Jam, & BBDO.
In 2004, he decided to shift from business to consumer to B2B by joining Tetra Pak Egypt responsible for the major key accounts of the company. His determination, experience & innovation helped the company to hit the One Billion packs in 2007 for the first time in Tetra Pak Egypt history.
Head of Innovation & Digital Strategic Alliance at CIB Egypt, holding the responsibility of articulating the strategy to serve the unbanked segment through mobile products and payment solutions to achieve financial inclusion, comes across with 16 years of diversified experience in business development and strategic management serving SMEs and entrepreneurs in several countries and across different sectors; Banking “CIB”, Document Management “Xerox” and Telecom “MCI Worldcom”.
He also supports startups and entrepreneurship ecosystem to complement the Innovation department’s business proposition and position CIB as the FinTech hub in the Egyptian market, moreover introducing innovation inside CIB walls and promote intrapreneurship to hack many of the bank’s internal challenges by applying design thinking methodologies.
the accomplished executive investor with extensive experience across investment banking and transaction execution Ahmed has 12 years of financial services experience across investment banking, private equity, and principal investing.
Prior to joining Ezdehar, Ahmed was Vice President at Morgan Stanley & Co. in New York and London where he completed more than USD 30 billion of M&A, capital raising and advisory assignments for software, oil & gas, basic materials, and chemicals clients.
Moharram is a veteran political communications expert with qualifications in all aspects of policy analysis, media relations, public affairs, government relations and communications in Egypt, Middle East, and Africa.
Seeking to create synergy between business & government, as CEO of M&P, Moharram currently works with companies to build and maintain strong and credible reputations, explain their views and position on public policy issues, and to find common ground and establish meaningful relationships with governments, regulators and other stakeholders.
E-Commerce Director at B.TECH this year. Khattab continues to build & grow B.TECH’s omnichannel customer experience in Egypt.
Mohamed started his professional career early while studying Management & Entrepreneurship at Northeastern University in Boston working in fields like marketing, sales, data analytics, and business development; all his roles had a common theme of working with customers directly, both online or offline.
Inji is a seasoned economist & management consultant with over 15 years of experience in both fields. Founding partner of Acumen Consulting, a boutique management consulting firm in Egypt which is concerned with improving the business environment for SMEs and ensuring their integration into the global value chains.
Inji has been the project manager for the development of the Egypt Vision 2030 Sustainable Development Strategy, as well as being the lead strategist for several projects undertaken by the Egyptian Ministries of Trade & Industry, Investment, and planning on the enterprise development side.
Senior Manager of Public Policy and Government Relations at Google MENA. Martin works on public policy campaigns across the full range of policy issues that impact Google and the web. Key issues include technology innovation, socio-economic development, and entrepreneurship.
He is passionate about maximizing human potential through technology. Having lived in the Middle East for over 15 years, Martin Roeske has extensive experience in working with regional governments. Following a series of senior roles at Lucent, Avaya and Accenture in Egypt, the US, and London, Martin joined Cisco’s public sector team in the UAE. He then became COO & Chief Program Officer at Silatech.
Mohamed is a partner at Adsero – Ragy Soliman & Associates Law Firm based in Cairo who leads the firm’s corporate and commercial practice area. Mohamed has wide experience in a variety of legal disciplines.
He focused his practice on the corporate and commercial practice area. Mohamed has developed a market lead in TMT and life sciences sectors with several landmark transactions and solid strategic clients base.
Manal Negm El-Din
Manal is a subject matter expert at E-Business. She started E-Business Career since 2003. She is working at her family business Elaraby Group for 17 years now, a company of 27K employees started by her grandfather 54 years ago.
She established the E-business department at Elaraby 15 years ago. Also, she established their E-commerce portal, and she set their digital marketing strategies. She established an e-learning portal for employees training and development at El Araby.
Mohamed began his career working as a communications engineer at several multinational corporations until he became a technical project manager. Mohamed then decided to leave behind his corporate career to co-found Lynks, a cross border e-commerce provider.
After a successful journey with Lynks Mohamed moved on to bigger dreams by starting Bosta; a crowdsourced last-mile delivery service that allows businesses to send and receive packages with the push of a button.
Founder and CEO of PHI Group, established in 2015. the company provides market research, advanced analytics, and automated reporting services.
Before that, Ahmed spent a decade in Nielsen, working across geographies and domains. His last role was Head of Consumer Insights Egypt, North Africa & Levant.
Mohamed is the Co-Founder and CEO of Brimore, the Egyptian-authentic social commerce platform that enables local manufacturers to grow on a national scale through a powerful commercial arm of individuals selling their products to their surrounding circles via all possible channels.
Mohamed’s experience is in end-to-end distribution management, he started in one of the biggest distributors in Egypt that dealt with P&G, Maria, Kellogs, Coca-Cola…etc. then, as a Management consultant to several local & regional manufacturers, that raised a lot of questions on how to get the locally manufactured good brand into every home on different conditions for the multinational brands.
Waleed is the Founder & CEO of PaySkyinc, the disruptive payments platform with a vision of “Democratizing e-payments”, founded in Egypt where it has redefined the whole e-Payments ecosystem in less than 18 months and now expanding into the rest of MEA region & beyond.
Prior to founding PaySky, Sadek founded, co-founded and led multiple startups in FinTech & Enterprise Solutions domains, before starting his entrepreneurial pursue, Mr. Sadek had different management roles at different multinational companies, the latest of which was Visa Inc where he managed New technologies and Innovations for MEA region.
Founder and CEO at GoodsMart as one of our speakers. Amr used to be a regional technical manager at a company based in the UK where he conducted different technical consultations to several companies in more than 15 countries around the world.
Through observing the market and finding a huge need. He came up with the idea of GoodsMart, an app that offers clients effortless and hassle-free shopping experience.