Ammar Ibrahim


Ammar Ibrahim has worked as a developer, consultant, instructor and author for over
a decade. He is a pioneer in PHP development and large web applications architecture.
He served as a senior consultant for many leading companies and governmental
institutions including MenaItech (Optimiza company), Ministry of Water and Irrigation,
the Amman Stock Exchange (ASE), The securities depository center (SDC) to train
their developers and help them build the new public Internet services that include a realtime,
web based market watch application.
Ibrahim is a frequent speaker in technology related events and conferences all over the
world. Ibrahim is a principal member of consortia and groups that promote open source
and security.
Ibrahim worked as a technical reviewer for Linux System Administration, published by O’Reilly, March 2007. The book won many awards and was translated to Japanese and other languages.
For his work he has been interviewed by magazines, newspapers and radio shows.
Ibrahim’s work with the Ministry of Water and Irrigation has been published as an interview by Linux Journal.
Ibrahim was part of a team that won the 3rd place of the MIT Arab business plan competition in 2009.