New director of operations for Aqarmap
Aya Ashraf joins Egyptian real estate marketplace from Rocket Internet
Aya Ashraf, previously Head of Operations Excellence at Jumia, Rocket Internet’s leading eCommerce marketplace, has joined real estate market Aqarmap.
Ashraf will become Director of Operations Growth for the Egyptian online marketplace.
Aya has an MBA in Strategic Planning from Edinburgh Business School, and she has extensive experience in scaling operations rapidly. During her six years career at Rocket Internet, Aya has lead multiple teams to achieving exemplary performance across all business metrics.
Amad Almsaodi, CEO & Founder of Aqarmap stated: “We are delighted to have Aya as part of our executive team. Most of our KPIs grew by around 100% in 2018, and we are excited to have Aya lead the team that will accelerate this growth even further. Aya will also be responsible for our growth outside Egypt, as we leverage her unique experience in streamlining processes and achieving optimal growth”
Earlier this year, Aqarmap raised growth funds from three regional VCs to solidify its leadership position in Egypt and to expand further in the region.