Who Is She

Ghada Howaidy
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Personal information

Executive Director
Ghada Howaidy

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Languages

Arabic
English

Contact information / Work

The American University in Cairo
Office of Strategic Alignment
Cairo
Egypt

Education

DProf, Ashridge Doctorate in Organizational Change, Ashridge School of Business, Middlesex University, UK, 2016.
Senior Executive Program for the Middle East, Harvard Business School, Egypt – Spain, 2003.
MSc, Public Management and Public Policy, London School of Economics and Political Science, 1994
MA, Middle East Studies, The American University in Cairo, 1991
BA, Middle East Studies, The American University in Cairo, 1986

Competences

Project Administration
International Cooperation and Development

Work history

Jobs: 
Executive Director, Office of Strategic Alignment, School of Business, The American University in Cairo (AUC), Egypt. 2015- Present.
Adjunct Faculty, Core Curriculum, The American University in Cairo, 2016.
Director, Institutional Development, School of Business, The American University in Cairo (AUC), Egypt. 2010 – 2015.
Founding Director, International Executive Education Institute (IEEI), School of Business, The American University in Cairo, 2008–2012.
Founding Director, International Relations, Ministry of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT), 2001 - 2008.
Honorary office and memberships: 
T20 Egypt: Think/action tank.
GBRW: Global Board Ready Women.
AGTBE: Association of graduates and trainees from Britain in Egypt.
Productions and works: 
Howaidy, Ghada. 2016 “Women on Corporate Boards in Egypt: Time for Change”. Flynn, P., Haynes, K., and Kilgour, M., editors Overcoming Challenges to Gender Equality in the Workplace. Greenleaf Publishing/PRME Book Series.

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