Amr Sobhy / Egypt
Amr Sobhy is an Egyptian data activist. He is the Founder and CEO of, amongst others, PushBots, an onlineplatform which makes it possible to send push-notifications directly and targeted to app-users. He is also the Co-Creator of MorsiMeter, an online platform to document and monitor the performance of the former Egyptian President, Mohamed Morsi. The digital initiative is considered to be the first in the Middle East to hold a president accountable for his promises, it attracted wide attention, especially in the Arab region. While currently studying for his Master’s degree in London, Amr is consultant for digital security for Internews Europe, a NGO which supports journalists’ independence worldwide.
www.pushbots.com ; www.morsimeter.com/en