Dr Ayman Kandeel

Los Angeles, California, US

Dr. Kandeel is passionate about advertising. Confounded Bonus Advertising in 1995, which JWT later acquired. JWT Cairo is now Egypt's top advertising agency. He owns a large stake in Advision, one of Egypt's most famous below-the-line ad firms. A graduate of the American University in Cairo, the University of Southern California, and the University of California at Santa Barbara, Dr. Kandeel has a distinguished academic career. He taught at Cairo University from 2003 to 2009. He taught at USC and Cal State Long Beach. Dr. Kandeel retired from academics in April 2011 to focus on his businesses in Egypt and the USA. Dr. Kandeel currently serves on the boards of Arab African International Securities, Space SaMo, Pacific Agencies and Contractors, Al Forsan Holding, and Borak Capital Holding.