CEO – AllSightsAfrica & Senior Fellow – Friends of Europe – Senegal
Youssef Travaly is the Executive Chairman of AllSightsAfrica and Senior Fellow at Friends of Europe. He is the former Vice President of the Next Einstein Forum and the African Institute for Mathematical Sciences – Next Einstein Initiative (AIMS-NEI) global network and the former President of AIMS Senegal. He is a Senior executive with 20+ years of experience working in the USA, in Europe and in Africa with universities, research institutions, private sector and regional organizations, national and international NGO’s, both at a strategic and operational level, in science, innovation, design of public policies incl. innovative products policies. He holds a PhD in Materials Science doubled with an MBA with a proven leadership and experience in bringing advanced technologies and innovation in an economically sustainable manner from laboratory to market.