Furthermore, Rany presently work full time with the NS Provincial Government Office of Immigration leading their marketing and business engagement program, and part-time Strategy and International Business faculty with Dalhousie University. Rany is a frequent traveler, he organized, led, and traveled around the world on several trade and skills recruitment missions with several Government departments and businesses.
He graduated with his MBA in CED from CBU. Rany completed his doctorate course work for an Interdisciplinary Ph.D. in Economics, Politics, Sociology, and History at Dalhousie University. In addition, Bachelors degree in Commerce in Business Administration from Ain Shames University, Cairo, Egypt, a Certificate in Information Technology from UNB, a Certificate in Management, and the designation of Chartered Manager from the Canadian Institute of Management.
His community and business leadership was recognized with an Outstanding Contribution HYPE Award (Honoring Young Professionals and Entrepreneurs), from Junior Chamber International, 2007, Champion of Development Award from Cape Breton County Economic Development Authority, 2007, Young Newcomer Leader - GO Award - from Fusion Halifax in 2011, he was recognized by Nova Scotia House of Assembly for his Contributions and Community Involvement in Nova Scotia with an award in 2012, and most recently Nationally as the only Nova Scotian and the only public servant awarded the Top 25 Canadian Immigrant Award for 2013.