Ahmed Nasr

Independent Advisor, Independent, Egypt

Ahmed Nasr is a distinguished Digital Transformation Strategist, FinTech Architect, and Startup Successor with a profound track record in driving innovation and growth across various industries. His Services as the Country Manager at PaySky & Yalla SuperApp, Ahmed has demonstrated exceptional leadership in managing operations, strategic planning, and financial oversight, significantly contributing to the fintech sector. Notably, Yalla SuperApp, Egypt's first digital bank, raised $34 million from Visa International and achieved one million users within weeks of its launch.

Ahmed’s career encompasses senior roles such as Head of Strategy & VP Advisor at El Araby Group of Companies & Factories, and CEO & Business Partner at Soleek Lab. He has also founded and Hrooof, a pioneering digital platform, which was successfully acquired. His entrepreneurial ventures and strategic insights have consistently led to operational excellence and market expansion.

With extensive hands-on experience in fintech, Ahmed excels in delivering strategic input, managing complex projects, and implementing cutting-edge technologies. His expertise spans consumer behavior management, ensuring that organizations operate efficiently and securely. As the PMO Section Head at Network International, he contributed to the success of fintech projects for over 300 banks across the MENA region and Africa.

Ahmed is also committed to nurturing the startup ecosystem. He volunteers as a mentor at Flat 6 Labs, Founder Institute, and BFO accelerators, guiding emerging entrepreneurs and fostering innovation within the community.

His contributions to Delivery Hero and Talabat were pivotal, transforming daily orders from 30,000 to an impressive 7 million. Additionally, Ahmed worked as a Project Manager at Intel, where he honed his skills in managing complex projects and leading cross-functional teams.

His academic credentials include a BSC in Computer Sciences & Business Administration. Ahmed’s professional qualifications are complemented by certifications such as PMP, CSM, CBAD, MCAD, MCP, and Lean Six Sigma, underscoring his dedication to continuous improvement and professional excellence.

Ahmed Nasr’s strategic vision, technological expertise, and entrepreneurial spirit make him a key player in the digital transformation and fintech landscapes, driving success and fostering innovation across the industry.