Mr. Hassan Faried has over twenty years of experience with projects funded by international development agencies. He is currently the Executive Director of DBACD. Prior to joining DBACD, he held management positions with the Canadian Embassy in Egypt, several projects in Egypt under CIDA and with a large retailer in Canada. In addition to his management skills, Mr. Faried is an accomplished microfinance trainer, having participated in numerous training-of-trainer initiatives, including those in Microfin, “Making Microfinance Work”, FastTrac Training, etc. He is also a board member of SANABEL, EgSAE and the EMFN.
Hassan has published an interesting post titled “Microfinance and the Arab Spring in Egypt” for the CGAP (http://www.cgap.org/blog/microfinance-and-arab-spring-egypt)