Dr. Amel Karboul is CEO of the Education Outcomes Fund for Africa and the Middle East (EOF) and member of the Global Tech Panel. Dr. Amel Karboul is a social entrepreneur, chairwoman, author and politician. She is passionate about nurturing a new generation of responsible leaders and building bridges between the private, public sector and civil society to solve today’s global challenges.
Master’s with honors in Mechanical Engineering, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Germany; Doctorate in Coaching and Mentoring, Oxford Brookes University, UK. Held leadership roles in Mercedes-Benz, DaimlerChrysler; senior consultant roles at the Boston Consulting Group (BCG), Beratergruppe Neuwaldegg and as Secretary-General of the Maghreb Economic Forum (MEF). She was until Feb 2015 Minister of Tourism in the Tunisian transition government that has been appointed after the successful quartet negotiations (Nobel peace prize 2015) and nominated as one of 10 leading young African politicians.