Ahmed Mahmoud, P.Eng is CGEN’s program manager and a research associate with the Water and Energy Research Lab (WERL). Ahmed works with CGEN faculty members and external partners to identify and fund research initiatives in global development at the University of Toronto. He also helps administer CGEN’s student engagement opportunities, including its academic courses and extracurricular activities. At WERL, Ahmed is working with Professor Amy Bilton on designing a passive pond aeration system for rural aquaculture in southeast Asia. Ahmed received his Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Toronto in November 2016.