Mohamed El Dahshan
African Development Bank (AfDB)
Studies at Cairo University, Sciences-Po Paris and Harvard University. Senior Research Fellow, Harvard Kennedy School of Government, working to unlock commercial lending to entrepreneurs and small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in the Middle East. Lecturer, Ain Shams University. Co-Author, Tahrir Diaries. Writes weekly for Foreign Policy Magazine. Recipient, Anna Lindh EuroMed journalism award (2011). Interests: entrepreneurship support, post-crisis reconstruction, media and social media, Internet policy governance, freedom of speech, diving.