Omar Samra

Entrepreneur, Adventurer, Mountaineer, Speaker and future Astronaut

Omar Samra is a father, serial entrepreneur, future astronaut and the first Egyptian and one of less than 40 people to climb the 7-Summits and ski to both poles. In 2009, he left a long corporate career behind and founded Wild Guanabana (, an award-winning travel company that helps reconnect people with nature through wild and wonderful adventures across the globe. He’s also the founder of Marwa Fayed’s Toy Run, a charity which has helped more than 100,000 kids around the world discover the joy of giving and play through collecting and distributing used toys to those who need it the most. Omar was born in London and now lives between Egypt and the UAE.

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