Sherif Elsayed-Ali

Director, AI for Climate

Element AI

About Sherif

Sherif Elsayed-Ali is director for AI for Climate at Element AI, which brings Element AI’s deep expertise in machine learning to support private and public sector efforts to solve the climate crisis.

Formerly, Sherif co-founded Amnesty Tech, which leads Amnesty International’s work on the impact of technology on human rights and the uses of new technologies to advance human rights protection. He held a number of other positions at Amnesty, including as director of global issues and global head of refugee and migrants’s rights.

Sherif studied engineering and international law at the American University in Cairo and has a master in public administration from Harvard Kennedy School.