Mohammed Omar (2018)
New York University
Mohammed Omar graduated with a Masters degree in Mechanical Engineering from New York University in 2015. He was also part of NYU Abu Dhabi’s first cohort, double-majoring in Mechanical Engineering and Mathematics. Mohammed was elected student body president twice and was appointed co-president of NYUAD’s Engineering Honors Society. He has published research and has been issued one patent by the USPTO with three more filed. Prior to the Schwarzman program, he worked at a high growth company for two years and played an integral role in shaping their Middle Eastern operations. Mohammed is 24 years old and from South Africa.