Core Team

A labor of love

Abdelsalam El Badry
Abdelsalam El BadryGeneral Director
Abdelsalam is directing the Farm since 2012 -he studied agricultural sciences at the renowned Agricultural Faculty of Cairo University since then he has had over 40 years of experience in farming. Abdelsalam owns multiple plots of farm-land in Egypt.
Sara-K. Hannig Nour
Sara-K. Hannig NourFounder of Sara and Lara’s Baskets
Sara is a Swiss citizen born to a family of Swiss farmers, who came to Egypt in 2010, and now oversees operations at the Farm. She studied Organic Agriculture at Cairo University and founded Sara and Lara’s Baskets in 2014
Khalil El Zakry
Khalil El ZakryFarm Manager
Senior engineer of the farm since 2012, He studied agricultural sciences at the Agricultural Faculty of Zakazek University in 1998 Khalil joined Pico Agriculture Company where he worked until 2005 Until joining DLF in 2012, Khalil worked at BioTec (Dr. Reda EL Nahrawy) and trained at Sekem, one of Egypt’s largest organizations involved in biodynamic farming.
Hazem Mahmoud
Hazem MahmoudAgricultural Engineer, Vegetables
Hazem is in charge of the organic vegetable cultivation at our farm since 2016. He studied agricultural sciences at the Agricultural Faculty and completed his academic studies in the field of vegetable cultivation in 2011.
Amr Kadah
Amr KadahAgricultural Engineer, Vegetables
Amr studied agricultural sciences at the Agricultural Faculty of Ein Shams University in 2012 and worked in the field of vegetable cultivation until joining our team to grow organic vegetables and herbs in 2016.
Ezzat Ali
Ezzat AliAgricultural Engineer, Mango
Ezzat studied agricultural sciences at the Agricultural Faculty of Cairo University in 1995 and is managing our organic mango cultivation since 2013.
Walid Abdelrahman
Walid AbdelrahmanAgricultural Engineer
Walid studied agricultural sciences at the Agricultural Faculty of Asyuot University in 2008 and joined our team as organic vegetable cultivations supervisor in 2016.
Magdy Omara
Magdy OmaraIrrigation Specialist
Magdy studied agricultural sciences at the Agricultural Faculty of Alexandria University in 2004 and has worked in the field of irrigation with numerous companies in Egypt until joining our team in 2016.
Mahmoud Safan
Mahmoud SafanPackhouse Manager
Mahmoud studied agricultural sciences at the Agricultural Faculty of Elazhar University in 2009 and has worked in the field of vegetables and fruit packaging in several companies until joining our team in 2014.
Hesham Yosry
Hesham YosryBasket Orders and Operations
Hesham studied agricultural sciences at the Agricultural Faculty of Cairo University in 1991 and has joined our farm team in 2014.
Mohamed Ezzat
Mohamed EzzatAgricultural Engineer, Mango & Grapes
Mohamed studied agricultural sciences at the Agricultural Faculty of Cairo University in 2014 and has gained experience in Mango cultivation in Egypt before joining our mango and grape cultivation team at the farm.
Mahmoud Saad
Mahmoud SaadSupply Manager
Mahmoud studied at the Commercial Technical Institute EL Zakazek and gained experience in the agricultural field. He has been a part of our team since 2013.