Amal Enan is the Chief of Staff and Director of Policy Planning for the Egyptian-American Enterprise Fund.
With a passion for knowledge and sustainable development, Amal obtained a Bsc. in Economics from Cairo University with Honors and went further to pursue a Masters in Environment and Development from the London School of Economics. After gaining infrastructure investment experience as an Associate Investment Officer at the International Finance Corporation and completing the CFA program, she took up the challenge of joining the Ministry of Finance as an Economist at the Macro-Fiscal Policy Unit. At the Ministry of Finance, she had the opportunity to work on the formulation of reform policies, the drafting of the State Budget and partake in negotiations with international organizations on matters that touch the lives of millions of Egyptians and address the nations’ most pressing challenges.
Amal has passion and a drive to excel with the aim of improving the lives of others. Through her work in the public sector, Amal was able to identify that the sector is shackled by underdeveloped organizational, managerial and leadership resources which encouraged her to pursue an MBA at Harvard to tackle the sector’s shortcomings from the core.
Upon graduating from HBS, Amal joined EAEF as the Fund’s first employee with the a mission to realize the Board’s vision: building an investment model aimed at promoting financial inclusion, job creation and private sector development in Egypt. Amal aspires to lead Egypt on a sustainable path of development that safeguards Egyptians’ rights and future generation’s right to a balanced life.