MEET THE TEAM
My name is Mohamed Fathy, Project Manager for Egypt’s Strengthening Protected Areas Financial and Management System Project (EPASP). B.Sc. Civil Engineering 1986 from Faculty of Engineering, Cairo University. Got Diploma in “Environmental Engineering” from the American University in Cairo (AUC), and Diploma in “Environmental Management” from Sadat Academy for Management Sciences. Have been working for over the last 23 years with different International Donors in developing and implementing environmental projects in different sectors in Egypt in cooperation with the Ministry of Environment. Worked in the Danish Embassy as “Senior Programme Officer for Environment” for some period. Have long experience in: developing, managing and implementing different demonstration and community programmes / projects in the fields of: environment, civil, solid & hazardous waste, potable water supply, sanitation, and transport – design, construction, supervision and operation of different civil engineering works – projects design, planning, budgeting, monitoring and evaluation – contracts negotiations and management – capacity building of national organizations / agencies, governmental bodies, local authorities, NGOs, CDAs in environmental and projects management – coordination activities between national and international organizations / agencies, governmental departments, local authorities, and donors.
Mr. Hassan joined EPASP in 2015. He acts as the Project’s technical advisor for his extensive experience managing protected areas and national parks in Egypt. Mr. Hassan was appointed the first Egyptian park ranger back in the 80s. He is one of the God fathers and creators of all national parks in Egypt. He was also one of the founders and senior managers of the South Sinai Protected Areas Sector. He now advises the project on protected areas management and infrastructure development.
Suzan has over than 17 years of experience in financial and administration management with development projects focusing on the environment sector funded by DANIDA, AFD, UNDP and GEF. She has B.Sc. in economics from the faculty of Economics & Political Science – Cairo University. Currently she’s managing the financial & administration department.
Sherif is our “IT Specialist” with +17 years of experience in IT filed. He has B.Sc. in Information System &Computer Science – Higher Institute of qualitative studies. He played as A key role in several places: Surveillance Solution Information Technology (SSCIT)l Faculty of Engineering Ain Shams University – (HECU)l Cabinet of Ministers -Egyptian Environmental Affairs Agency (EEAA)l Continental for Securities Trading Company (Brokerage – Book Keeping) l Youth Association for Population and Development (YAPD)l United Nations Development Programme l (Project Strengthen the Monitoring & Reporting Systems of the MEAs)l United Nations Development Programme l Project Bioenergy for Sustainable Rural Development(Biomass Project).
Ayman is the financial and administrative assistant at EPASP. He has 20 years of experience in governmental accounting, human resource management, and personal affairs. He’s been working at EPASP since 2012 and has been responsible for procurement and inventory management.
Talaat is an experienced construction Engineer with +17 years of hands-on experience in the field of construction and project management. He received his MSc in Construction and Project Management from the University of Florida in 2014. He is PMP and PMI-RMP certified. He’s successfully supervised a wide range of projects from concept to completion with the UNDP, Ministry of Environment in Egypt, and Ministry of Housing, Utilities and Urban Development in Saudi Arabia. He currently oversees our development projects in South Sinai Protected Areas.
Ossama is an Electrical Engineer with +30 years of experience managing electrical and safety projects. He owns and manages the Dokki Engineering Center since 1984 where he worked on projects for design, supervision, installation, training and maintenance, as well as developing work plans and coordinating with the relevant contractors for full project implementation.
Mahy is our travel and office administrator. She’s been working with EPASP since 2014, She graduated from Modern Science and Arts University in 2013, and finished her HR diploma at the American University in Cairo. She recently joined the presidential leadership program and is expected to graduate at the end of 2018.
Ms. Fatma is our technical officer assistant. With +3years of experience. She has B.Sc. in geophysics science – Mansoura University in Egypt. She acts as the Egyptian youth focal point between the Egyptian ministry of environment and the secretariat of convention of biological diversity (CBD).
In the last few years, she worked closely to the successive ministers of environment, as the liaison officer between the minister’s office and the projects that developing the protected areas in Egypt.
In her professional career, she shows a willingness to proactively take on new challenges and responsibilities, and also she has a great ability to adapt with changing circumstances and work demands. She has played a key role in developing more than seven protected areas within three years.
She has her own achievements:
- Assist in organizing the (COP14) in Egypt at 2018.
- Played a key role in world youth Forums organizing at 2016,2017 and 2018
leading the startup team at Women’s Entrepreneurship program. (Injaz Egypt/AUC), that aimed to reuse the used tires as unique furniture at February 2017.