Liveryman Professor Manahel Thabet appointed Commonwealth Special Envoy

Go Back to Latest News

We are delighted to congratulate Liveryman Professor Manahel Thabet on being appointed by the Commonwealth Secretary-General, the Rt Hon Patricia Scotland KC, as her Special Envoy for Science and Technology.
"Renowned scientist, Professor Manahel Thabet, has been appointed as the Secretary-General’s Special Envoy for Science and Technology. She brings to the role a wealth of knowledge and a deep understanding of harnessing technology to boost progress on SDGs, especially on targets related to technology, research and innovation. Professor Thabet is frequently ranked among the people with the highest IQs and was awarded by the World Genius Directory as the Genius of the Year for Asia in 2013."

You can read the announcement on the Commonwealth's website by clicking here.