Ahmed graduated magna cum laude from the school of pharmacy Alexandria University in 2012. Following, he worked for CODAN-pvb ,a biomedical device company, focusing on hemodynamic monitoring. Inspired by the medical technology industry, Ahmed obtained a master’s degree in bioengineering from University College Dublin in 2015. He then joined EPOS , a University of Cyprus biotechnology spin off company, as a Marie Curie researcher to work on a project related to developing in-vitro models of mucus producing cancers. Ahmed interests include translational medicine, neuroscience, neural engineering , tissue engineering, and cancer drug delivery.