Omar Lotaif's Biography

Omar graduated in 2007 from October University for Modern Science and Arts with a B.A. in Management, focusing on International Business and Marketing. He worked as a real estate agent for two years and was the marketing and sales coordinator at a lighting company for four years before joining AUC’s RISE, where he helped with community development programs. One of his biggest projects was helping plan and build the Water Education Center and two nurseries in the El Heiz Oasis in Egypt’s Western Desert. He also worked on projects involving food security, water filtration, and desert cleanup in villages all across Egypt, as well as in the UAE. More recently, Omar was involved in CARES’ Water Academy programs. In his spare time, Omar enjoys agriculture at his own farm, as well as beekeeping.