Skip Main Navigation
Page Content

Save This Event

Event Saved

Angel Rising 2019

startAD & VentureSouq

Saturday, March 23, 2019 from 12:30 PM to 6:00 PM (Gulf Standard Time United Arab Emirates Time)

Angel Rising 2019

Ticket Information

Type End Quantity
Angel Rising 2019 Apr 1, 2019 Free  

Share Angel Rising 2019

Event Details

Angel Rising is an annual symposium organized by startAD and VentureSouq that provides education sessions on key topics related to Angel Investing to individuals from the region who have expressed an interest in investing in startups. 

This year’s symposium explores the theme of ‘Investing in MENA – Finding MENA’s Competitive Edge on the Global Stage’ and brings together renowned local and global experts.







  • H.E. Abdallah Alshamsi

    H.E. Abdallah Alshamsi

    UAE Ministry of Economy Assistant Undersecretary UAE Ministry of Economy & Head of UAE Executive Team for the Global Innovation Index
  • Anshuman Bapna

    Anshuman Bapna

    Makemytrip Group Chief Product Officer, Goibibo
  • Ramesh Jagannathan

    Ramesh Jagannathan

    startAD Managing Director of StartAD
  • Vani Kola

    Vani Kola

    Kalaari Capital Managing Director
  • Eyad Latif

    Eyad Latif

    Latham & Watkins llp Counsel, Dubai
  • Jillian Manus

    Jillian Manus

    Structure Capital Managing Partner
  • Brian Meenagh

    Brian Meenagh

    Latham & Watkins llp Partner, Dubai
  • Ken Miller

    Ken Miller

    Ken Miller Capital, LLC President & CEO
  • HS Harjiv Sing

    Harjiv Sing

    BrainGain Global Founder & CEO
  • John Tate

    John Tate

    Tamkeen CEO
  • Pule Taukobong

    Pule Taukobong

    CRE Venture Capital Founding Partner
  • PT Pule Taukubong

    Pule Taukubong

    CRE Venture Capital Founding Partner
  • Martin Tidestrom

    Martin Tidestrom

    Abu Dhabi Global Markets Business Development Director
  • Ma Wenyan

    Ma Wenyan

    China Silkroad Investment & Development Chief Executive Officer

Have questions about Angel Rising 2019? Contact startAD & VentureSouq

Save This Event

Event Saved

When & Where

New York University Abu Dhabi
A6 Conference Center Room 008
Saadiyat Island
Abu Dhabi
United Arab Emirates

Saturday, March 23, 2019 from 12:30 PM to 6:00 PM (Gulf Standard Time United Arab Emirates Time)

  Add to my calendar


startAD & VentureSouq

startAD is an innovation and entrepreneurship platform that supports early stage startups in the UAE.  startAD is a partnership between NYUAD and Tamkeen, an Abu Dhabi Government-owned company and seeks to strengthen the entrepreneurial ecosystem in the UAE by offering core programs and entrepreneurship initiatives. Available exclusively to nationals and residents of the UAE, these programs enable the development of technology startups in emerging local industries of strategic importance to the UAE such as energy, aviation, logistics, fintech, smart transportation and facilitate investment in local-based startups.

 Selected startups that display outstanding potential and promise may also benefit from ADvance mentoring and seed funding from startAD to help scale their businesses.

For more information, please log on to: http:

VentureSouq is a UAE-based angel goup that strives to democratize capital allocation by enabling individuals to invest into sustainable enterprise. Their goal is to create a new class of investors that will serve as a viable funding source to start-ups and small businesses regionally and internationally.

  Contact the Organizer

Interested in hosting your own event?

Join millions of people on Eventbrite.

Please log in or sign up

In order to purchase these tickets in installments, you'll need an Eventbrite account. Log in or sign up for a free account to continue.