Magdi is an Investment Partner with the Digital Identity initiative at Omidyar Network where he will focus on strategy for the initiative and coverage of the North American market.
Prior to joining Omidyar Network, Magdi served for nearly two decades with the World Bank Group (WBG). Most recently, he managed corporate strategy at the International Finance Corporation (IFC), the private sector arm of the WBG. In this role, he supported senior management on strategies aimed at putting the private sector at the center of development solutions, including IFC’s new long-term strategy, industry/sector strategies, disruptive technology strategy, engagement with multilateral development banks, and IFC’s Economic Advisory Board. Magdi received an A.B. from Princeton’s Woodrow Wilson School and an M.A. from the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS).