Gehad Hussein is an Egyptian-German journalist, based in Cairo, Egypt. Currently, she is the Editor-in-Chief of online economic and financial portal Egypt Business Directory (http://www.egypt-business.com/), of which she has been in charge ever since it launched in July 2011. Hussein is also a freelancer and contributor to several media outlets, such as Ahram Weekly, Think Marketing Magazine and Your Middle East, and has been trained in various publications in and outside of Egypt, such as SpiegelTV in Germany, the UN Information Center in Cairo and AlMasry AlYoum Newspaper.
Besides working, Hussein is pursuing a Master’s Degree in Political Science and Economy at the American University in Cairo. She had attended the German School in Cairo and studied Print and Electronic Journalism at Misr International University in Cairo.