With 21 years of solid experience in the field of IT & Payment Systems.
Former Head of Digital Channels & Integration ,
Blockchain Expert at the Central Bank Of Egypt.
Fintech & Blockchain Speaker ,Mentor & Trainer providing top quality “Fintech” training for Bankers and Financial sector members.
Among his professional milestones; Head of Digital Channels Regulations & Integration Department, PM for the RTGS, ACH, CCH, ATM systems, Administration, Design and implementation of Integration Layer of Central Bank of Egypt, Digital Financial Services, Blockchain Expert at the Central Bank of Egypt.
Head of the Financial Sector Blockchain Taskforce, Member of the FinTech task force group, Cryptocurrency Taskforce, Digital Fiat Currency Taskforce, National FinTech Strategy Taskforce.
His professional trainings and accreditations are Certified from Hong Kong University for Fintech & Blockchain, Certified Blockchain Expert, MBA in Financial Management, Project Management, TOGAF, ITIL, Leadership & Decision Making (Frankfurt School Of Finance & Management), System Admin, System Solution Design, Future Leaders Program (FLP Alumni of 2016).
Ahmed is a professional trainer and instructor at the AUC, Egyptian Universities, Egyptian Banking Institute, IBM, Global Knowledge , Jupiter, Education.
• Information Security Governance Frameworks
• Cyber Security Risk Management/ Mitigation
• Incident Management & Forensics Investigations
• Regulatory & Standards (ISO) Compliance in GCC
• Internal Security Audit
• Security Controls Implementation & Testing
• Cyber/ Information Security Policies & Procedures
• Disaster Recovery & Business Continuity Planning
• Security Requirements Creation & Baselining
• Identity & Access Management (IAM)
• Vulnerability Scans & Penetration Tests
Beside my Bachelor's degree in computer science, I had a Master of Business administration from Georgia State University.
I am a certified trainer from EC-Council and CompTIA, teaching courses to clients worldwide along with developing course material. These courses include CISSP, CISA, CISM, CDPSE, ISO/IEC 27001:2013 LA, CEHv10, CEI, CHFI ,eJPT, eCPPT gold, Fortinet NSE 1,2,4, CompTIA Security+