|Location||Upcoming Cycle||Final Deadline||Start Date||End Date|
|Cairo||2017 Cairo Cycle||Apr 14, 2017||May 14, 2017||Sep 13, 2017||Apply Now|
|Jeddah||Jeddah Cycle 9||Oct 15, 2017||Jan 31, 2018|
|Abu Dhabi||2017 Abu Dhabi Cycle||Feb 28, 2017||Jul 16, 2017||Nov 26, 2017||Apply Now|
|Beirut||2017 Beirut Cycle||May 31, 2017||Jul 03, 2017||Oct 11, 2017||Apply Now|
|Tunis||Tunis Spring 2017||May 15, 2017||Jul 10, 2017||Nov 15, 2017||Apply Now|
|Prior to co-founding Akanar Partners, Ahmed was Co-Head of Investment Banking at Cairo-based Beltone Financial with coverage and execution responsibilities across several sectors.
Before that Ahmed spent several years on the buy-side as a Senior Associate with Dubai based SHUAA Capital’s private equity department.
Prior to that Ahmed spent time in Hong Kong and London as a member of JPMorgan’s Equity Capital Market’s team, after starting his career in finance with the Corporate Finance Division of the Commercial International Investment Company in Cairo.
Ahmed is a 1995 graduate of Princeton University and a recipient of an MBA in 2003 from New York University’s Stern School of Business, graduating with distinction.