Amr El Salanekly

Investment professional with 8 years of comprehensive experience in the startup and venture capital space across tech and other industries both domestically and abroad.

Prior to joining Ezdehar, Amr was a Senior Associate with Vodafone Ventures, where he invested in frontier technologies to extend Vodafone’s reach beyond voice and data propositions. He led the firm’s investments in Damlag (the leading Arabic online movie database), Kngine LLC (AI platform in Palo Alto, USA) exited to Samsung, Eventtus (a leading event management platform) and Swipe’n’Tap (interactive marketing platform).

Earlier, Amr was an investment professional at Delta Financial Investments and ACE & Company. Amr is also a co-founder of Educate Me, a leading social enterprise in Egypt focused on community schooling and professional development of public school teachers. He is a member of the WEF’s Global Shapers forum and a contributor the forum’s impact investment agenda.

Amr holds a B.Sc. in Informatics from the German University in Cairo, Egypt, and completed the Tuck Business Bridge Program, USA.