Prior to Coca Cola, she worked as Human Resources Director for General Motors Egypt and North Africa Operations, the MENA Region Director for Program Development with the Institute of International Education, and Director of the Professional Resources Center of AMIDEAST.1
With General Motors Egypt, Galal launched the GM North Africa Women Council, the GM NEXT Club for Hi-Potential leaders, led the making of GM North Africa a Workplace of Choice, as well as implemented the Business Partnership Concept with all function.
Galal’s passion is developing people to lead their organizations to produce results. She has developed and managed performance evaluations and succession planning and career tracking. She has designed and led training programs on leadership, management and organizational learning for managers in Egypt and many of the MENA countries. She has delivered presentations to annual meetings of organizations such as the National Organization of International Educators (NAFSA), and the American Society for Training and Development (ASTD).
Galal was elected one of the 50 most influential women in Egypt for the year 2018. She holds an MBA in International Business from Maastricht School of Business. She is the Co- Chair of the HR Committee of the American Chamber of Commerce in Egypt and is an active contributor to a number of Social Responsibility organizations and boards in Egypt.