|Native name||محمد عمر|
|Born||Mohamed Omar Mohamed ElAfifi
20 September 1991
|Alma mater||Cairo University|
|Occupation||Digital Media consultant and Digital Managing Editor|
|Years active||2008 – present|
Mohamed Omar (in Arabic: محمد عمر) is an Egyptian journalist and digital media consultant. Since April 2016, he works as a Consultant for Content Partnerships at Twitter in Egypt after serving as FilFan.com Managing Editor, the leading Arabic-language entertainment news portal in the Arab region Category, for three years.
Mohamed Omar was born in Cairo. He was awarded as the best journalist student at the school when he was 12 years old. Omar studied History and graduated from Faculty of Arts, Cairo University, in 2012.
Mohamed Omar started his journalistic career early at the age of sixteen in 2008, at Washwasha, an entertainment tabloid, he worked at Youth Department then moved to the Entertainment Department where he succeeded to interview many Arabic stars; Tamer Hosny, Mohamed Hamaki, Angham, Samira Said, Rami Ayach, Samo Zaen, Myriam Fares, Amr Adib, Mohamed Aboutrika, and many others. Before joining FilFan.com, Omar worked as a TV reporter in several well-known Arab media, including Ara and Laha Magazine. He also worked as TV reporter at The Egyptian Radio and Television Union (ERTU) for the TV show Shawshara -the Egyptian version of The Insider (TV series)- then he joined Nile TV for few months (May 2010 to January 2011).
When he turned 21, he took the position of editor in chief in the website FilFan.com in April 2013. Recently he started to work with Twitter at the age of 24.
- FilFan.com Managing Editor (April 2013 - April 2016).
- Content Partnerships Consultant - MENA at Twitter (April 2016 – Present).
- Mohamed Omar joins Twitter MENA as Egypt Country Consultant - Digital Boom
- Who is Mohamed Omar? - Aliqtisadi
- وفد "تويتر" في ضيافة الأهلي - Yallakora.com
- Meet Mohamed Omar: FilFan.com’s Managing Editor - The Huffington Post
- Mohamed Omar on Muck Rack
- Viber Spreads Good Vibes in MENA with the Introduction of Public Chats - Zawya, Thomson Reuters
- Mohamed Omar commenting on Ramadan 2015 Drama - Alhurra
- Mohamed Omar commenting on The Oscars 2016 | 88th Academy Awards - Alhurra
- Media Spotlight: Meet Mohamed Omar – The Youngest Editor-in-Chief In Egypt - Glambergirlblog.com
- صفحة تحمل اسم عمرو مصطفى تزعم أن FilFan.com يدار من "اسرائيل"! - FilFan.com
- Digital Managing Editor Mohamed Omar to Leave FilFan.com - Digital Boom
- العلامة الزرقاء.. هدف النجوم على «تويتر» للقضاء على الشائعات.. وماجدة الرومي ومادلين طبر وساندي أشهر من يحتاج إليها - صدى البلد
- Mohamed Omar On CrunchBase, TechCrunch