Mada Founding Team

Alexandre Goudineau: Business development

Ali Abdel Mohsen: Reporter

Amira Ahmed-Salah: Deputy & economy editor; business development

Amany Aly Shawky: Culture reporter

Ania Szremski: Copy editor

Andeel: Cartoonist & art director

Dalia Rabie: Reporter & editor

Dina Hussein: Opinion editor

Heba Afify: Reporter

Jahd Khalil: Reporter

Jano Charbel: Reporter

Jenifer Evans: Culture editor

Leyla Doss: Reporter

Lina Attalah: Founding chief editor

Lindsey Parietti:  Multimedia & business development

Maha ElNabawi: Culture reporter & business development

Mai Shams: Reporter

Mohamad Adam: Reporter

Nadia Ahmed: Reporter & social media

Naira Antoun: Editor

Nevine El Shabrawy: Editor

Noha Moustafa: Reporter

Omar Halawa: Reporter

Sarah Carr: Reporter

Sherif Zaazaa: Business development & finance

Virginie Nguyen: Photographer

There are staff who joined us in the early days and shaped our history and who are no longer with us:

Alya Sorour: Marketing & design associate

Beesan Kassab: Reporter

Isabel Esterman: Economy writer & editor

Nael El Toukhy: Arabic opinion & culture editor

Omar Said: Reporter

Passant Rabie: Reporter & Morning Digest writer

Pesha Magid: Reporter

Rowan El Shimi: Culture reporter

Ursula Lindsey:  Editor & reporter

Waad Ahmed: Reporter

Waleed Almousharaf: Opinion editor

Wael Gamal: Chief editor

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