Bio

Mohamed Elguindy is a leading cyber security expert in the Middle East. He works as a cybercrime researcher, cyber terrorism expert, and consultant for international organizations and his work on cybercrime has been cited in several international publications.

Dr. Elguindy is a Cyber security and Cybercrime consultant to the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC-ROMENA), Cybercrime Expert and deputy director of the Center for Law and Emerging Technologies (CLETs), Faculty of Law, the British University in Egypt. Furthermore, he is the president of ISSA (Information Systems Security Association) chapter in Egypt and frequent speaker at national and international conferences. Mohamed represents Egypt in UNESCO International conferences and participated in drafting UNESCO IFAP declarations.

Currently, he presents a Technology TV Show called “Tech Talk” on (Al Kahera Wal Nas), in which he delivered over 170 episodes tackled variety of technical and scientific topics. Dr. Elguindy works also as an assessor at BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT in the UK,  visiting lecturer at October 6 University, Faculty of Media & Mass Communication and lecturer at Ministry of Interior, Egypt. Mohamed is member of several international organisations related to technology and engineering: Senior Member of ISSA, Senior Member of IEEE, Member of World Economic Forum Expert Network, Member of the Institute of Science and Technology – UK, Ambassador to the Society for Computers and Law –UK, Member of Council of Europe’s Octopus Cybercrime Community, Member of International Association for Crime Analysts-USA, Member of the Virtual Forum against Cybercrime, Korean Institute of Criminology, and Member of the International Association of Engineers. In addition to teaching and consulting work, Mohamed is publishing and supervising technical papers and book chapters on cybercrime and cyber terrorism.  In addition to a doctorate in IT, Dr. Mohamed holds qualifications from reputable UK institutions, to name but few:

  • Chartered Scientist, the Science Council UK
  • Chartered Fellowship, The Chartered Institute for IT, UK
  • Chartered Engineer, the Engineering Council UK
  • Chartered IT Professional, the Chartered Institute for IT, UK
  • MCGI Award in Engineering, City & Guilds of London Institute