Los Angeles was named by the U.S. Olympic Committee as the official U.S. Bid City to host the 2024 Olympics. The bid, which creates the potential for the city to develop its infrastructure, increase its revenue, and elevate itself on the international stage, requires an enormous financial and logistical commitment. The Office of the City Administrative Officer hired Ahmed to act as the city’s liaison to the LA2028 Olympic Committee, working with public, private, philanthropic, and nonprofit partners to help develop a comprehensive, financially responsible, and competitive plan to bring the Olympics to L.A.
Tags Economic Development
AHMED HNESH (2015-16) has more than a decade of experience managing complex stakeholder environments and leading large-scale projects, including strategic planning, performance improvement, and financial management initiatives. As a senior manager for Deloitte, he specialized in working with senior governmental leaders and corporate executives to craft strategies, design governance models, and build technology-enabled organizations capable of world-class execution. Most recently, Ahmed helped launch and scale Deloitte’s presence in Libya, where he led the firm’s consulting operations that helped guide the country through its challenging transition. He holds a B.S. in finance from the University of Pittsburgh.
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