Aly Abou-Sabaa is the Director of the Agriculture Department of the African Development Bank. He has over 28 years of diverse experience in the fields of management, civil engineering, project management, infra-structural development, water resources management of large and small scale civil engineering and agriculture projects as well as agriculture investment promotion and implementation in 40 countries in Africa, Asia, and USA of which 19 years are with African Development Bank working in various capacities. He holds an M.Sc. in Civil Engineering, Montana State University, USA, 1989 and a B.Sc. in Civil Engineering, Alexandria University, Egypt, 1983.