Ahmed Aly (on parental leave)

aal | Consultant, PhD

Key qualifications

Ahmed Aly is a consultant and an energy analyst experienced in consulting and advancing analysis on renewable energy technologies, energy transition, and energy for sustainable development. Ahmed is experienced in conceptualizing and simulating long-term energy transition scenarios, conducting spatial suitability analysis for large-scale renewables projects, assessing techno-economic feasibility of large-scale solar power technologies, and engaging with key stakeholders -incl. governmental institutions, project developers, development partners, DFIs and NGOs- to identify the opportunities and the barriers for renewables-based energy transition in developing countries. Ahmed has an extensive experience working with clients and cooperating with partners in the MENA region, SSA, and Europe.

Professional experience

  • October 2021 to date: Energy Consultant, Ea Energy Analyses
  • 2020-2021: Freelance Energy Consultant
  • 2019-2020: Sustainable Energy Analyst, The German Aerospace Center (DLR)
  • 2015-2019: PhD Fellow, Aarhus University
  • 2015: Intern - Renewable Energy Systems, ecoglobe GmbH
  • 2014: Master's Thesis Student, The German Aerospace Center (DLR)
  • 2011-2012: Electrical Design Engineer, ALAMAR Consulting Group
  • 2009-2010: Electrical Design Engineer, Mancon Consultancy and Project Management

Education and training

  • PhD Environmental Science, Sustainable Energy Systems, Aarhus University, 2019
  • MSc Engineering, Energy Engineering, Technical University of Berlin, 2014
  • MSc Engineering, Electrical Power Engineering, Cairo University, 2013
  • Professional Diploma in Environmental Engineering, The American University in Cairo, 2012
  • Bsc Engineering, Electrical Power Engineering, Cairo University, 2008



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