Our Team

“We Bring Science into Business”

Dr. Ehab Shalaby 


Chairman & CEO 

With more than 20 years of experience, Shalaby worked in lecturing, research, public &..

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DR.EHAB SHALABY

Chairman & CEO

A Researcher, Consultant, and Lecturer in the field of Sustainable Development. With more than 20 years of experience, Shalaby worked in lecturing, research, public and private policy advising on Sustainable Development Strategies and Policies; on the local, regional and international level.

His core motivation was embedding Sustainable Development philosophy and culture in the Egyptian context, in particular Strategy and Policy planning, project implementation, evaluation, and development.

He received his MSc and Ph.D. from the Faculty of Economics and Political Science, Cairo University, and Free university of berlin.

His master’s thesis addressed The Economic Impact of the Informal Sector on Economic Development, his PhD thesis addressed Energy Policy and Sustainable Development.

Dr. Shalaby is a certified quality education manager, visiting lecturer among many universities, currently he is a lecturer at the Maastricht School of Management masters of business administration program.

Among others, his consultations experience spans from public consultations including preparation of Egypt’s INDCs report submitted to the UNFCCC Secretariat in Oct 2015,  Egypt Sustainable Development Strategy (2030) energy pillar, Egypt’s Voluntary National Review on SDGs submitted to the High Level Political Forum (HLPF) in July 2016, developing Egypt’s national strategic review on SDG1 and SDG2 for the World Food Program,
developing Egypt Biennial Updated report on SDG13 to the UNFCCC, member of the audit committee of Egypt’s VNR 2018, member of the team of experts working on revisiting Egypt’s vision 2030, to private consultations including; Developing sustainable institutional frameworks for the banking, telecom, FMCG, ICT, and oil and gas sector, capacity building and education for SD strategy implementations.

In addition, Shalaby has peered papers and working papers in the field of Sustainable Development strategies and policies. His familiarity with data ecosystems on the environmental, social and economic systems stems from his experience in preparation of these reports which covers the three dimensions of SD.

Ehab Shalaby is the founder and CEO of DCarbon Egypt, the only Global reporting initiative certified training partner in Egypt and a member of the golden community.

Currently Shalaby is working on a number of projects and consultations including participating in developing Egypt’s first carbon market study, and Egypt’s low Emission carbon Strategy, among others. In 2019, Shalaby became a member of the board of trustees of Vodafone foundation, and Head of energy and sustainability committee at the French chamber of commerce.


 

May Emam


Co-Founder /Vice President for HR & Operations

Over 20 years of experience in the fields of Telecom, HR & Administration;

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MAY EMAM

Co-Founder /Vice President for HR & Operations

Over 20 years of experience in the fields of Telecom, HR & Administration; Worked for 16 years with multinational Companies, May currently serves as the Vice President for HR & Operations at Dcarbon; Supervise daily support operations of the company and plan the most efficient administrative procedures. Lead a team of professionals to complete a range of administrative duties in different departments.

May Certified as Balanced Scorecard Management System Professional from the KPI Institute – November 2020; May has successfully completed the GRI Certified Training Program based on the GRI Sustainability Reporting Standards – April 2018; Also certified as a Corporate Governance Officer from London School of Business & Finance November 2017, May holding an HR Professional Diploma from Regional IT Institute RITI accredited by The HR Certification Institute HRCI; previously May worked at Vodafone Egypt – Credit Management Department; Responsible for providing an efficient and professional HR & Administrative support to Director to facilitate the efficient operation of the work.


 

Dr. Ahmed Belal


Co-Founder/Research and Innovation Director 

Dr Ahmed is a  co-founder and senior macroeconomist and macroeconomic…

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Dr. Ahmed Belal

Co-Founder/Research and Innovation Director

Dr. Ahmed Belal is a co-founder and senior macroeconomist and macroeconomic modelling expert at DCarbon-Egypt, solid educational and technical background in macroeconomics, sustainable development and economic research, Successful track record of experience on the international, regional, and national level, working as a consultant with the EU, UNDP programs in various countries.

Dr. Belal is the Project Manager for the iSDG Model integrated simulation tool- implementation project in cooperation with the Millennium Institute; and the key macroeconomic expert and team leader in Egypt’s’ Low Emission Development Strategy, Egypt’s’ Carbon Market Study, Egypt’s’ Strategic Report for Sustainable Development Goal-2 Ending Hunger, Egypt’s First Voluntary National Review 2016, and preparing Corporate Sustainability Reports in various sectors (Oil & Gas, Banking, Petrochemicals, Food & Beverage, Telecommunications).

 

Hesham Eissa


Senior Consultant/Climate Change & Environmental Expert

Hesham has a master’s degree in economics, two post Diploma in..

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Hesham Eissa|Climate Change & Environmental Expert

Hesham El-Sayed Eissa has a master’s degree in economics, two post Diploma in Political and climate change and a Member of the National Task Force on Climate Change for H.E. President of the Arab Republic of Egypt in Heads Economic Systems, and Economic Development. Hesham is VP-Dcarbon Egypt- lead Expert of of State and Government of the African on Climate Change (CHAOCC) (2015).

Mr. Hesham is the Project Manager and the key expert on Climate Change in Egypt’s’ Low Emission Development Strategy, Egypt’s’ Carbon Market Study, Egypt’s’ Strategic Report for Sustainable Development Goal-2 Ending Hunger, Egypt’s First Voluntary National Review 2016, and preparing Corporate Sustainability Reports in various sectors (Oil & Gas, Petrochemicals, Telecommunications).


 

May Elwany


Senior Consultant/Strategies & Social Impact Assessment Expert

May is a Strategist and Auditor of Corporate Economic and Social Programs —

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May Elwany |
Board Member, Head of Strategies & Social Impact Assessment Expert

May is a Strategist and Auditor of Corporate Economic and Social Programs in alignment with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and the African Agenda 2063.

With a collective 25+ years of proven experience in Strategic Planning, National & Global Operations, Public Networking & Grant Management, Institutional Capacity Building, Corporate Governance, Strategy-setting, Business Model Development, Data Mining preparation process, Process Innovation, Change Management and Responsible Communication.

For 8 years of her career, by modeling and simulating cross-industry dynamics on the African Continent, she was an active player in developing strategies & assessing Social and Sports Programs, and driving transitions towards sustainable development (where underprivileged youth/females were the main beneficiaries).

The “enabling environment” of those programs is witnessed with beneficiaries of the age of 8, whom continued till their 20s by joining  elite international activities, while positively influencing their younger national citizens, with impact on improving health, educational retention, reduction of crime and quality of life despite the complexity of the political, economic, social and cultural contexts.


 

Amira El Marsafawy


Senior Consultant/Sustainable Finance & ESG Expert

Amira provides high-quality ESG research, Sustainability Reports, and impact analysis…

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AMIRA EL MARSAFAWY

Vice President for Sustainable Finance & ESG Expert

Amira El Marsafawy is the Vice President for Sustainable Finance & ESG Expert at DCarbon Egypt, where she provides high quality ESG research, Sustainability Reports and impact analysis. In her 10+ years of professional experience in the areas of Economics and Public policy, El Marsafawy has worked as a Senior Economic Researcher at Ministry of Planning Economic, Monitoring, and Administrative Reform, Sustainable Development Unit, responsible for the update of Egypt Vision 2030.

She worked as a faculty member teaching Economics at the American University in Cairo, and worked as an Associate Researcher at the Access to knowledge for Development (A2K4D) Research Center, among other distinctions in the field. El Marsafawy holds a mix of theory and practice as after having her M.A. in Economic Growth and Sustainable Development from the American University in Cairo, she is currently doing her Ph.D in the area of Behavioral Economics and Public Policy, Cairo University.

Dr. Nasser Ayoub


Senior Consultant/Life Cycle Assessment Expert

Dr. Nasser is a Professor and Senior Environmental Consultant, Certified LCAP, GSAS-CGP..

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Dr. Nasser Ayoub | Life Cycle Assessment Expert

Professor and Senior Environmental Consultant, Certified LCAP, GSAS-CGP

Energy and Sustainability Expert, including Environmental Benign Bioenergy Supply chains, Waste Management, Life Cycle Assessment, LCA, Environmental Policy Analysis, Energy Conservation, Environmental Monitoring, and Environmental Emergency. Having more than 20 years of comprehensive academic and technical experience in seven different countries.

Dr. Mohamed Shalaby


Consultant/Economic and Financial Expert

Dr. Mohamed is a graduate of the Faculty of Commerce & Business administration& obtained a Master degree

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DR MOHAMED SHALABY

Economic and Financial Expert

DR Mohamed Shalaby is Economic and Financial Expert, in Dcarbon Egypt. He is a graduate of Faculty of Commerce & Business administration& obtained Master degree in Economics of Foreign Trade  in addition to Ph.D  in Economics, 

As an Economic and Financial Expert, in Dcarbon ,he worked on Corporate Sustainability Reporting, Economic and financial analysis for Alex Bank – Credit Agricole Egypt – Egyptian Drilling Company (EDC) – Amoc – Abu Qir fertilizers & Giza systems, He also worked on Climate change and carbon market researches

Mahmoud Gamal El-Din


Senior Sustainability Associate

Mahmoud Graduated from the American University in Cairo,He is an official GRI Certified Research Analyst.

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MAHMOUD GAMAL EL-DIN

Junior Sustainability Research Analyst

Mahmoud  is an official Sustainability GRI Certified Research Analyst.

Mahmoud Graduated from the American University in Cairo, holding a bachelor degree in Political science with double concentrations in international law and international relations. Due to his deep interest in history, he acquired a history minor during his undergrad years. Mahmoud graduated in spring 2019 with high honors.

He acquired a wide knowledge in different fields due to AUC’s liberal arts education programs which allows students to take courses in different fields not related to their major. He studied different courses in different fields such as accounting, business, economics, biology, mass communications, anthropology, sociology, psychology, history, law, political studies, Middle East studies, Arabic language studies, and others.

Lujine Shokri


Senior Sustainability Associate

Lujine holds a Bachelor of Arts in Business and Finance from Heriot-Watt University…

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Lujine Shokri

Senior Sustainability Research Analyst

Lujine holds a Bachelor of Arts in Business and Finance from Heriot-Watt University.

Lujine has worked for 4 years in one of the leading ESG data provider with a great experience in the North American, European, and Asian ESG markets. She was in charge of controversial screening, and industry and company analysis.

Maliya L. –


Project Manager

Maliya is an enthusiast project manager and stakeholders’ engagement expert …..

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Maliya L. – Project Manager

Maliya is an enthusiast project manager and stakeholders’ engagement expert with a background in macroeconomics and development.

She also brings in-depth expertise in energy and innovative low-carbon technologies.

Nermine Shalaby


Senior Economist

Nermeen  was a senior development officer in Ministry of Investment and International Cooperation,..

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NERMINE SHALABY | Senior Economist

Nermeen Shalaby was a senior development officer in Ministry of Investment and International Cooperation, Shalaby is a MBA holder from French university in Egypt, Shalaby main field is to strengthen Egypt’s ties with its existing international partners and different development agencies, as well as exploring new opportunities for cooperation while setting Egypt partners strategies, all through the establishment of mutually-beneficial partnerships.

After spending nearly, a decade working in GOE, Shalaby has extensive experience in national development program negotiation and follow up. Furthermore, she has opportunity to be MIIC representative in several local economic and political GOE committees, as well as in the coordination with several international organizations, on top of which is the USAID, UNDP and LAS. Lastly, GRI certificate for sustainable development goals reporting.

Yara Mourad


Sustainability Associate

Experience in the field of economic research and analysis. She won the best research project for undergraduate students in 2020 from the British …

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Yara Mourad


Sustainability Research Analyst

Yara graduated from the British University in Egypt, holding a bachelor’s degree in Economics, with a major of economic development. Yara graduated in September 2020 with a distinction with Honors and ranked the top of her class for four consecutive years. Her dissertation thesis was related to social sustainability and more precisely to human capital development, education, knowledge creation and innovation.

Yara has a great experience in the field of economic research and analysis. She won the best research project for undergraduate students in 2020 from the British University in Egypt. She completed an internship as an economic research assistant at Cairo Center for development Benchmark and another internship as economic researcher in Behavioral and Experimental Economics at Hamburg University in Germany.  In addition, Yara acquired a great knowledge in the banking sector as she completed two internships, one at National Bank of Kuwait and another at Banque Du Caire. She also worked as Accounting Teaching Assistant for IGCSE for two years. Yara acquired a wide knowledge in different economic fields including economic development, environmental economics, financial economics, banking, statistics, behavioral economics, experimental economics, economics of religion, strategic management, financial planning, entrepreneurship and project management.

Hossam Mohamed Yousry 


Sustainability Associate

Hossam holds a masters degree in Economic Development from the London School of Economics….

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Hossam Mohamed Yousry

Sustainable researcher

Hossam holds a masters degree in Economic Development from the London School of Economics (LSE) and a bachelors degree in Economics from the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) University of London.

His BSc at SOAS developed his technical understanding of economics where topics of mathematical formalisms and broadened my understanding of analytical frameworks. While his masters at LSE has paved the way for his profound interest in development realm, as the program underscored the significance and challenges to the growth and sustainable development of regions. Collectively, his BSc and MSc programmes have provided him with a solid foundation of computational, analytical and advisory skills.

Doaa Hosny Abdelwareth


Sustainability Associate

Doaa holds a Bachelor’s degree  in Mass Communication/Media Policy Studies from Middlesex University, London. …

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Doaa Hosny Abdelwareth


Doaa Hosny Abdelwareth
Sustainability Associate

Doaa holds a Bachelor’s degree  in Mass Communication/Media Policy Studies from Middlesex University, London. Advanced Master’s Degree in Public Policy and Administration in a field concentrated on economic, and social sustainability from the American University in Cairo.  Diploma Holder in women’s rights with diverse and ample experience in Interpersonal Skills, Data Mining, Quality Control, and Training.

High responsibility to determine and define sustainability goals, and tasks necessary for successful completion of projects. Responsibility for encouraging stakeholders at all levels to think about and implement international sustainability frameworks.

Diligent Researcher and Data Analyst with over 10 years of experience in a field related to Good Governance and Fighting Corruption in the Public Sector.

Experienced as an Expert in women’s affairs at Arab Women Organization. In addition to that, a demonstrated history of working in the higher education industry is experienced. Skilled in Sustainable Development Research program under the supervision of the Ministry of Social Solidarity in Egypt and The State Information Service.

Ashrakat AbdelWahab


Environmental & Lifecycle Assessment Researcher

Inspired by global warming issues, Ashrakat chose to become an environmentalist as sustaining a clean environment……

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Ashrakat AbdelWahab

Lifecycle Assessment Researcher 

Inspired by global warming issues, Ashrakat chose to become an environmentalist as sustaining a clean environment is important because it directly affects us and the biodiversity surrounding us. Ashrakat graduated from Zewail City with a Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Engineering. Since then, Ashrakat have pursued a career in environmental management through lifecycle assessment studies where along with DCarbon she is urging industries to implement in order to resort them towards sustainable practices that would mitigate climate change problem.

Mohamed Sherif


Sustainability Researcher 

Mohamed Sherif has Graduated from the British university in Egypt on September 2021, Certified from London South Bank University….

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Mohamed Sherif

Researcher

Mohamed Sherif has Graduated from the British university in Egypt on September 2021, Certified from London South Bank University – Bachelor of Economics. His dissertation thesis was on the effect of education on human capital and wages by taking Egypt as a case study. Mohamed has acquired a knowledge in different sectors concerning internships experiences, Firstly in The General Authority for Investment and Free Zones (GAFI) as a research analyst in Monitoring financial reporting of new investments and Manipulation of data through the current and future merged companies. Secondly an Internship in The Ministry of International Cooperation as a data analyst in Participating in monthly forecast processes between Egypt and other countries.  Finally, an Internship in Ossol Capital Company as he worked as an assistant trader for equity in the Egyptian stock market and making contribution in the predictions and recommendations made by research and development section. Mohamed acquired a wide knowledge in different economic fields including environmental economics, financial economics, economic development and econometrics. His passion for sustainable development paved the way for his decision to pursue a career within this field as Hard work and determination is his key aspects.

 

Deema Azab


Sustainability Researcher 

Deema graduated from California State Polytechnic University with a bachelor degree in International Business…

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Deema Azab

Researcher 

Deema graduated from California State Polytechnic University with a bachelor degree in International Business.

To complement and enhance her understandings in the business world she acquired a minor in Marketing.

Throughout her journey she obtained a breadth of knowledge from different courses ranging from business strategy, market analysis and international exporting to consumer behavior and business negotiations.

In addition, due to her extensive residency in the US, she developed a personal interest in sustainability which influenced her desire to pursue a career in sustainability.

Hussein Gubran


Sustainability Researcher 

Hussein holds a bachelor’s degree in Economics from the Faculty of Economics
and Political Science….

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Hussein Gubran

Researcher

Hussein holds a bachelor’s degree in Economics from the Faculty of Economics
and Political Science, English section, Cairo University. With a minor in
Political Science.
Hussein is passionate about sustainability research as it aims to improve
the quality of life, protect the ecosystem, and maximize the benefits from
an environmental focus in the long term.
Due to his strong belief in the significant importance of sustainable
development, Hussein is pursuing a master’s degree in Development Economics
from University Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne. His research interests include
Development Economics, International Economics, and Political Economy.

Reem Alaa


Environmental & Lifecycle Assessment Researcher

A fresh graduate from Cairo University, faculty of engineering, chemical engineering department….

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Reem Alaa

Environmental & Lifecycle Assessment Researcher

A fresh graduate from Cairo University, faculty of engineering, chemical engineering department.

Reem has a strong passion for environmental sustainability. Interested in the methods, principles, and applications of engineering, design, and sustainability.

Currently working as Environmental & Lifecycle Assessment Researcher at DCarbon Egypt

Ahmed Alaa 


Environmental & Lifecycle Assessment Researcher

Ahmed Alaa is an environmental engineer whose work is focused on assessing the impact of industrial processes…

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Ahmed Alaa 

 Environmental & Lifecycle Assessment Researcher

Ahmed Alaa is an environmental engineer whose work is focused on assessing the impact of industrial processes on the environment and the consequences of pollution through air, water, and ecosystem.

His research is rooted in modeling and visualizing the dispersion of contaminants and pollutants through environmental systems and crosses the fields of hydrology and statistical analysis.

Ahmed had previous experience in utilizing data analysis tools to assist decision-makers in identifying major pollution hotspots and the leading factors contributing to this pollution.

Moataz Osama


Clients Engagement Manager

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Moataz Osama
Business Development Manager

Mariam Mohamed


Senior Administrative Assistant

Mariam Mohamed has been graduated from Sadat Academy for Management…

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Mariam Mohamed has been graduated from Sadat Academy for Management Sciences. She is holding a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with a major of banking graduated in June 2018. She has experience at Arab African International Bank for one year and half.

Lama Barshoumi


 Legal & HR Associate

Lama currently working at DCarbon Egypt as a Legal & HR Associate..

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Lama Barshoumi 


Legal & HR Associate

Lama currently working at DCarbon Egypt as a Legal & HR Associate; Lama graduated from the faculty of Law, at Ain Shams University in 2018. She holds a master’s degree in intellectual property rights from Helwan University.

Lama acquires great experience in IP law due to her work experience in the top-tier IP law firms in Egypt.

She is always eager to learn more, she has gained experience in commercial law and credit insurance during her work experience in one of the international law firms.

Amira Badr  


Graphic Designer

Amira is currently working as a Graphic Designer at DCarbon Egypt……

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Amira Badr 

Graphic Designer

Amira is currently working as a Graphic Designer at DCarbon Egypt; she got her bachelor’s from the faculty of applied arts decoration department in 2019; now she is a master’s student.

Amira worked as a teaching assistant for Benha University in 2020 and represented her university at United Nations Conference on Biodiversity 2018 (cop 14).

She also got a certificate in peacebuilding and conflict resolution from the American University in 2019 during one of the programs (Tashbeek) and obtained -a building bridges through an intergroup dialogue- certificate from the American Institute of Peace 2020.

Mariam Hamza


Graphic Designer 

Mariam is a Graphic Designer and Illustrator, she has over 4 years …

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Mariam Hamza

Graphic Designer 

Mariam is a Graphic Designer and Illustrator, she has over 4 years of experience working independently as a freelancer & in-company.
Mariam is focused on creating smart, provocative, and conceptual designs & editorial illustrations, covers, campaigns and various print and online visual communications.
Through constant exploration of typography, imagery and illustration, and creating eye-catching artwork. She’s committed to staying current with trending design and constantly challenges herself to learn more.

Wessam Al-Taher


Financial Manager

He has more than 23 years of experience in the field of financial management….

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WESSAM AL-TAHER

Financial Manager

Mr. Wessam joined DCarbon since its inception in 2016. He works as the financial manager. He has more than 23 years of experience in the field of financial management. Prior joining DCarbon, Mr. Wessam held many financial leadership positions in many Egyptian and multinational companies in various fields. Participated in the development and implementation of financial strategies, and policies, and monitoring key performance indicators.

Mr. Wessam is responsible for preparing and analyzing reports, budgets, accounts, and financial statements. Preparing strategic analysis and assist in strategic planning. Contribute to setting operational plans for the department and making sure that these goals are consistent with the individual goals of the employees. He is also responsible for overseeing implementation and contribution to the continuous improvement of management policies, procedures and operations in line with best practices and strategies

MOSAB KHALED


IT Specialist

Mosab graduated from Asia Pacific University of Technology and Innovation (APU) in Malaysia, ..

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MOSAB KHALED

IT Specialist


Mosab graduated from Asia Pacific University of Technology and Innovation (APU) in Malaysia, holding a Bachelor of Engineering in Mechatronics Engineering with Honours. He is certified as a Graduate Engineer by Board of Engineers Malaysia (BEM) and officially certified to participate the engineering profession from Saudi Council of Engineering.

The previous experience was in Areen Business Medical Company Ltd. – Saudi Arabia, as a Project Engineer I was an active member in our Installation and Aftersales Services Team for the following products:

– RoboPharma – The Netherlands, Pharmacy Automation Solutions,

– Yuyama – Japan, Pharmacy Automation Solutions,

– Albian Group – Spain, Cleanroom Solutions,

– TouchPoint Medical – USA, Automated Dispensing Cabinets for Medications

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