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Amir Barsoum

Founder & CEO,

“Amir Barsoum is the CEO & Founder of, the leading digital healthcare platform in MENA that connects patients with healthcare providers and health services.
Prior to Vezeeta, Amir was a Management Consultant at McKinsey & Company advising Healthcare and FMCGs across public and private sectors in Europe and MENA. He also led the Strategy Team of AstraZeneca in MENA.
With his profound knowledge and expertise of how different Healthcare systems operate in International Markets, Amir introduced Vezeeta in 2012 empowering millions of patients through data and accessibility to better healthcare in the region.
Amir holds an MBA from the American University of Cairo, Bachelor of Pharmacy from Ain Shams University and an Executive Education Certificate from Harvard Business School about Scaling Startups. He is also an Endeavor Entrepreneur and on the Board of Directors of Endeavor Egypt and a Board Member of Entrepreneurs’ Organization. Amir has been featured by Cairo Scene Magazine as one of the 17 most influential Egyptians in 2017.”