Mohamed ElfayoumyMohamed Elfayoumy



Occupational Information

Job Title: Political Advisor, United Nations

Professional History

Mohamed ElFayoumy is an Egyptian diplomat with extensive experience in the Middle East. He currently serves as Political Adviser for the United Nations Special Envoy to Syria.

Mohamed served as his government’s representative to the Syrian Opposition and he was the Consul in the Egyptian Embassy in Syria where he was instrumental in evacuating thousands of Egyptian nationals from Syria during the conflict in 2011-13. He is also active in a number of civil society organizations working toward the political development of Egypt.


MD- Bachelor of Medicine
M.A. International Relations


2014 Archbishop Desmond Tutu Leadership Fellow

 Additional Tags: Medicine, International Relations, Governance, Civil Society, Political Development