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Fueling Growth For MENA- TechWadi Annual Forum 2018

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TechWadi is the leading Bay Area non-profit organization working to create bridges between Silicon Valley and MENA innovators and entrepreneurs. Every year, in celebration of the organization’s work and mission, TechWadi hosts a Forum bringing together technology movers and shakers from across the globe. On January 27, 2018, TechWadi will gather a group of new and established entrepreneurs and startups from all around the world. We will recognize emerging leaders and noteworthy professionals in the community. Programming will cover a variety of topics including: HealthTech, FinTech, Big Data, Public & Private Partnerships, Next Generation Commerce and MORE! Stay tuned for confirmed speakers and the full agenda. On January 26, 2018, TechWadi will host a special benefit dinner to celebrate our progress and share exciting plans for current and future work. Proceeds for the dinner will go towards TechWadi’s mission of fostering entrepreneurship in MENA through acceleration programs, mentorship, startup events/demo days, as well as all future networkers/mixers. Please note that the benefit dinner tickets will be sold separately. For more information, contact the event organizers at team@techwadi.org.

  • Nina Achadjian

    Nina Achadjian

    Index Ventures


  • Ibrahim Ajami

    Ibrahim Ajami

    Mubadala Capital

    Head of Venture Capital

  • Yamen Al-Hajjar

    Yamen Al-Hajjar

    Olive Tree Capital

    Venture Partner

  • Najla Al-Midfa

    Najla Al-Midfa


    General Manager

  • Amr Awadallah

    Amr Awadallah


    Founder & CTO

  • Ghazi Benothman

    Ghazi Benothman

    Malaz Capital

    Managing Director

  • Kamran Elahian

    Kamran Elahian

    Global Catalyst Partners

    Co-Founder & Chairman

  • Sharif Elbadawi

    Sharif Elbadawi

    500 Startups


  • Mehdi Elhassani

    Mehdi Elhassani

    Palantir Technologies

    Internal Operations

  • Mohannad Elkhairy

    Mohannad Elkhairy

    VC & Business Partner

    E11 Capital

  • Tarek Fahim

    Tarek Fahim



  • Amira Fouad

    Amira Fouad


    Communications Manager, Internal Community Affairs

  • Dr. Ossama Hassanein

    Dr. Ossama Hassanein

    Rising Tide


  • Youssri Helmy

    Youssri Helmy

    Eonite Perception

    Founder & CEO

  • Laura Lombard

    Laura Lombard

    MENA Consultants

    President & Executive Director,

  • Osman Ahmed Osman

    Osman Ahmed Osman


    Engineering Manager

  • Amira Rashad

    Amira Rashad


    Co-Founder & CEO

  • Bill Riechert

    Bill Riechert

    Garage Technology Ventures

    Managing Director

  • Beth Roberston

    Beth Roberston


    Director of Entrepreneur Selection & Growth

  • Amr Shady

    Amr Shady

    AiNGEL Corp.

    Co-founder & CEO

  • AbdulRahman Tarabzouni

    AbdulRahman Tarabzouni


    CEO & MD

  • Omar Tawakol

    Omar Tawakol


    Founder & CEO

  • Allen Taylor

    Allen Taylor

    Endeavor Catalyst

    Managing Director

  • Yasmeen Turayhi

    Yasmeen Turayhi


    Global Product Marketing Lead

  • Roya Winner

    Roya Winner


    Corporate Communications Manager

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