Hanan is CEO of OTVentures, a fully-owned Orascom Telecom subsidiary founded to lead the digital world in the online and mobile spheres and operating across more than 17 countries. In 1996, she joined LINKdotNET, largest Internet Solutions Provider in the Region where, as Chief Solution Officer, she contributed immensely to the company’s success and growth, becoming a “star” company and an Egyptian start-up success story.
Hanan went on to become the CEO of LINKdotNET’s software development spin-off firm, LINK Development, now Egypt’s foremost software & services company and international player in the software development domain.
Her 25+ years of experience in the IT field, together with the desire to sustain and grow talent, led to her involvement in the establishment of various communities and projects that promote growing Egyptian talent, as well as inspire young developers and promote knowledge sharing outside of business.
Hanan is an active member in many academic and business alliances and associations in Egypt.