Ambassador Amr Aljowaily holds a BA in Political Science and an MA in Middle East Studies from the American University in Cairo (AUC), an MSc in International Relations from the London School of Economics (LSE) and a Post Graduate Diploma in Contemporary Diplomacy from the University of Malta. He began his career in print and broadcast journalism, while his latest publication is an edited book entitled “Serbia in Egyptian Eyes: Diplomatic Memories and Cultural Memoirs”.
From 2003 to 2015, Ambassador Aljowaily participated in numerous executive training activities and held leading positions in multilateral negotiations.
His previous foreign diplomatic postings were in New York, Geneva and Washington, DC.
He has also served at the Egyptian Foreign Ministry as Deputy Assistant Foreign Minister responsible for United Nations Affairs, Director of UN Affairs, member of the Cabinets of the Minister and First Undersecretary, and in the departments of multilateral political and economic issues. Ambassador Aljowaily held the position of a board member of the Institute for Diplomatic Studies (1994-1996) and also served as coordinator of international relations at the Egyptian Ministry of Communications and Information Technology (2001-2003).