Social minded business trying to grow in Egypt
21 October 2012 Last updated at 11:11 BST
The passion that drove Egypt's youth to help topple Mubarak's 30-year regime is being seen as an asset by some in rescuing the country's economic fortunes.
Social entrepreneurship - the idea that social-minded businesses can still make a profit - is a small but growing concept but there is still a great deal of work to do before everyone is convinced of its merits.
Ola Naguib reports.