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Ali Maher (diplomat)’s biography, fact, career, awards, net worth and life story

Intro Egyptian politician
Is Politician
Diplomat
From Egypt
Type Politics
Gender male
Birth

4 January 1939

Age 82 years

Ali Maher (a.k.a. Aly Maher, born January 4, 1939) is a prominent Egyptian diplomat and intellectual figure. He is the grandson of Ahmad Mahir Pasha and brother of Ahmad Maher former minister of foreign affairs. He studied law at Cairo University. A skilled diplomat, Maher served his government in various diplomatic capacities. He served as Ambassador to France and was then appointed secretary general to the Arab thought foundation where he played an important role improving cross-cultural dialogue and presenting a global view of the Arab culture. From 2006-2008, Maher was the Director of the Institute for Peace Studies. Ambassador Maher was Advisor to the Bibliotheca Alexandrina until 2010 then he became Head of the External Relations Sector of the Bibliotheca Alexandrina and continues to assume this responsibilities.