|Location||Upcoming Cycle||Final Deadline||Start Date||End Date|
|Cairo||Cairo – Cycle 12||Dec 19, 2018||Feb 15, 2019||Jun 19, 2019||Apply Now|
|Jeddah||Jeddah – Cycle 9|
|Abu Dhabi||AD – Cycle 4|
|Beirut||Beirut – Cycle 4||Dec 30, 2020||May 15, 2019||Jun 15, 2019||Apply Now|
|Tunis||Tunis – Cycle 4||Mar 15, 2019||Apr 15, 2019||Jul 15, 2019||Apply Now|
|Bahrain||Bahrain – Cycle 3||Sep 22, 2019||Apr 15, 2019||Sep 15, 2019||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.