Mohamed Abdul-Aziz

Mohamed Abdul-Aziz

As founder of Umbrella for Business Development, Mohamed is focused on helping entrepreneurs jump-start their businesses. He co-launched this first startup accelerator at Alexandria, Egypt after working for years as a small business owner.

Mohamed ‘s passion is “to empower young marginalized entrepreneurs with no access to investment.” Under Mohamed’s leadership, Umbrella now incubates 12 businesses and owns more than 50% in 3 of them. Mohamed is attentive to new innovative business ideas and their ability to transform nations. Mohamed believes that Africa has a great economical potential and has plans to expand his businesses to different countries in the region.