Wael Amin

Wael Amin is a Co-Founder and Managing Partner at Sawari Ventures. He has been a Partner at Sawari Ventures since February 4, 2015. At the firm, Mr. Amin provides further support to the company’s current and future portfolio companies. He served as President of ITWorx. Since co-founding ITWorx in 1994, Mr. Amin was responsible for steering ITWorx through its growth and transformation into a regional software powerhouse.

At ITWorx, he quickly went to work creating a one-of-a-kind environment for software engineers with plenty of flex time, recreation areas and the occasional food fight. Mr. Amin served as Chairman of ITWorx Limited until January 20, 2016. He co-founded MicroLabs. He is a seasoned veteran, having worked in the development trenches of both Microlabs and Pie Practical Solutions. He is a Director of ITIDA and EITESAL. He is software engineer and leader. Mr. Amin is frequent Lecturer on Managing Professional Services and is a founding member of the Software Engineering Competence Center in Cairo and a Lecturer on the transformational impact of technology and a Guest Lecturer at the AUC MBA program. He was a mentor and judge to Endeavor, Flat6Labs, Google Ebda2, Injaz, and Bedaya. Mr. Amin graduated top of his undergraduate class from the American University in Cairo.