Yehia Badawy is a digital currency and blockchain enthusiast, being involved in the space since 2012. He is a partner at Rain, a digital currency exchange in the Middle East. Previously, Yehia was a senior research analyst in IDC’s IT services and cloud computing program, tracking market developments in the Middle East, and Africa.
Prior to joining IDC, Yehia was an account manager at NBK Capital, a subsidiary of the National Bank of Kuwait, providing equity sales and trading services to institutional investors in the USA, Middle East, and Egypt. He holds a BA in accounting and MA in international business.