Regional Director of Public Affairs and Communications at Coca-Cola Middle East and North Africa
Ghada Makady has a strong experience in the Middle East and North and West Africa Region given her corporate life career with Coca-Cola.
She has a very solid experience in the Community Development and the Corporate Social Responsibility, Corporate Communications, Stakeholder’s Management, and Crises Resolution. She has led a wide range of successful mega flagship programs in the region.
In Egypt, Makady led the 100 villages development programs in partnership with the government, several United Nations, and other local and international NGOs.
She is an expert on the area of Women Development, Community Development through leading the development of water stations, schools, and medical centers. She led projects that connected water to around 60,000 people and supported projects that benefited more than 25,000 women in Egypt only and still continuing her journey to benefit her country.
Makady is also a Communications expert. She holds a PhD in Communications from USA, a master’s degree in International Business from France, and bachelor’s degree in Mass Communications from the American University in Cairo.
She is a Board Member in several local and international NGOs and Vice President of Special Olympics Egypt.