Dr Chérine Khallaf joined the British University in Egypt, Faculty of Business and Political Science as a Lecturer in 2012. Her graduate studies focused on Sustainable Development and International Business Law with emphasis on sustainability impact evaluation. Her undergraduate studies were in Economics. She obtained her European PhD from the University of Rome – La Sapienza, and her Master’s degree from the University of Bologna, Italy and a second Master’s degree and a BSc from Cairo University. Prior to this, she worked as a consultant for several multilateral organizations including the African Union, UNESCO, and the UN/FAO. She also worked as a Senior Advisor to the Minister of Industry and Foreign Trade on sustainable development and environmental affairs.