Sherif Shabana is an Egyptian entrepreneur. He co-founded the AUC Venture Lab, a university-based incubator at the American University in Cairo, where he currently serves as AUC Venture Lab manager. During his time at the AUC Venture Lab, he worked with over 30 companies that have collectively raised over 20 million EGP in funding. Sherif also cofounded Agzakhana.com, Egypt’s first online pharmacy.
Sherif served as COO of the company for three years, during which he expanded operations to cover all of Egypt, serving over 30,000 clients. In 2013, Agzakhana closed venture capital Round-A investment with Vodafone Ventures Egypt. Sherif was also a business analyst at Enovio, a management and consulting firm operating in the US and Middle East, as well as a green building intern at Harvard University’s Office for Sustainability. Sherif graduated from the American University in Cairo with a B.Sc. in Electronics Engineering and minors in Computer Science and Business Administration.