Rany Ibrahim

Business Workforce Consultant with the Government of Nova Scotia and Founder of Travalty Ltd.
Nova Scotia

Rany Ibrahim is a community minded Entrepreneur, Academic, and a Public Servant. Rany’s experience working with several industries in the Middle East, Europe, and North America allowed him wide range prospective on the relationship between business and the community Worldwide. His business development experience includes working with Civil Aviation, Advanced Manufacturing, Information Technology, Academic Institutions, and Public Administration. He is a Business Workforce Consultant with the Government of Nova Scotia, Founder of Travalty Ltd., a Tech Startup Company, and a part-time faculty teaching International Business, Strategy, and Management at Dalhousie University.

Rany sits on several professional, academic and volunteer boards such as the CGA Association of Nova Scotia, the Halifax Regional Library Board, the Board of Governance & Senate of Cape Breton University, Halifax Community Monitoring Committee, and as a Chair of the Sub-Committee on Population, Immigration and Retention with the OneNS Coalition. He is also a freelance writer/analyst/speaker. As an immigrant from Egypt he is passionate about Human Rights and Democracy and advocate on Immigration and Environment issues. He was a former adviser to the Minister of Immigration.

Rany’s community and business leadership was recognized with several government, professional and community Champion of Development awards and he was recognized by the House of Assembly for his Contributions and Community Involvement. He is a recipient of the Top 25 Canadian Immigrant Award in 2013 and a member of the 2015 Governor General Canadian Leadership Conference.

Rany’s education includes B.Comm, MBA, as well as, completed coursework for an Interdisciplinary Ph.D. in Politics, Economics, History, and Sociology with research focused on the relationship between economic development and democracy. He is Certified International Trade Professional, Certified Strategic Workforce Planner, and Certified in Management.    

Rany is a frequent traveler and explorer that has been to 5 continents. He enjoys food, culture and outdoors.