Ahmed Abbas is the Founder and CEO of DigiSay, a leading full-stack Media Group specialized in Tech-Media Services & Products including content management & protection with 60+ Billion views & over 80+ digital content platforms (e.g. YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, Spotify and Deezer). A Minly Co-Founder, a leading celebrity experiences marketplace (Co-founders: HOF Capital, Foundation Ventures and TVision).
Worked with leading broadcasters and VODs, including MBC, AlArabiya, Zee, VIU, BluTV, ONTV, Alhayah, CBC, ElNahar, TENTV, Alghad AlAraby, ElDjazairiaOne, AlSharqiya and DW. Abbas and DigiSay played a big role in the digital distribution, protection, marketing and development of major media projects in the MENA.
Abbas played a pivotal role in the development and upgrading of the world renowned satirical Egyptian TV show “AlBernameg” with Bassem Youssef (Arab World’s Jon Stewart). VidCon Abu Dhabi advisory board (a multi-genre online video tech conference, held annually in multiple locations since 2010 and currently organized by ViacomCBS).
Regular tech-media speaker at leading events [MIP (France), DEW (USA), IBC (UAE), ADMS (UAE), ArabNet (Lebanon), Marketing Kingdom (Egypt), Startup Battle (Egypt), Creative Industry Summit (Egypt), The Antipiracy Conference (UAE), GFF (Egypt), ONDXB (Dubai) and at the American University in Cairo.]
Prior to DigiSay, Abbas was NetApp’s Marketing Manager in Munich with an MBA (International Management) from the European School of Business (Germany) and is a German School in Cairo/Egypt graduate. Abbas is a member of the Global Shapers community (World Economic Forum).