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Ismail Serageldin

economist

Ismail Serageldin, Egyptian economist. Member of American Institute Certified Planners, European Academy of Sciences, National Academy Agricultural Sciences.

Background

SERAGELDIN, ISMAIL was born on May 9, 1944 in Guiza, Egypt.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Cairo University, 1964. Material Requirements Planning, Harvard University, 1968. Doctor of Philosophy, Harvard University, 1972.

Doctor of Humane Letters(honorary), American University, Cairo, 2000. Doctor of Science(honorary), SNHU, 2002.

Career

Economist World Bank, since 1972, division chief, 1977—1988, director programs in West Africa, 1984—1987, country director Central Africa, 1987—1989, vice president, 1993—2000. Director Bibliotheca Alexandrina, Alexandria, Egypt, since 2001. Chair World Commission Water, 1998—2000, Global Water Partnership, 1996—2000, Consultant Group to Assist the Poor, 1995—2000, Consultant Group International Agricultural Research, 1994—2000.

Membership

Member of American Institute Certified Planners, European Academy of Sciences, National Academy Agricultural Sciences.

  • Member: AICP; RSA; APA; MEI; Union of Engineering Professions, Cairo.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Development; human resource issues. Middle East and Africa. Islam; architecture; culture.

    2386 N Edgewood St, Arlington, Virginia 22207, United States of America.

Connections

Married Nevine Ibrahim Madkour. 1 child Omar.

spouse:
Nevine Ibrahim Madkour

child:
Omar Serageldin