Marwan Fathy serves as the Egypt representative for the U.S. Grains Council, a non-profit organization that promotes the use of U.S. barley, corn, sorghum and related products worldwide. In this capacity, he supports ongoing programs in Egypt organized by the Council’s regional office in Tunis, Tunisia.
Marwan has more than 20 years of experience in the area of strategic management, market development and commercial management. For the last nine years, Marwan gained in-depth experience in food and agro-related industries with different capacities as an entrepreneur, consultant executive leading a publicly traded company in the poultry sector. He has also served as an instructor for post-graduate studies in entrepreneurship and marketing at the American University in Cairo (AUC) since 2013.
Marwan earned a master’s degree in management in the Netherlands and a master’s degree in marketing in the United Kingdom.
With full-time presence in 13 key markets and representatives in an additional 15 locations, the Council operates programs in more than 50 countries and the European Union. The Council believes exports are vital to global economic development and to U.S. agriculture's profitability.