What are your plans for next Wednesday, January 30th? Consider yourself booked as Startup Evenings will be held next week with a very special guest – as usual.
Needing no introduction, Fadi Ghandour is a prominent entrepreneur from the Middle East, known for founding Aramex, one of the biggest players in the global logistics and transportation companies. Fun fact, Aramex was the first company from the Arab world to go public on the NASDAQ stock exchange.
Fadi is also the Founding Partner of Maktoob.com (later sold to Yahoo!) and Executive Chairman of Wamda Group, an organization operating a Venture Capital fund (Wamda Capital) that invests in technology-enabled companies in the Middle East and North Africa region, Turkey and East Africa, as well as a diversity of ecosystem development activities including a media arm, a recently-launched fellowship program (Wamda X), and community programs.
Fadi will share with us his deepest insights from his journey, thoughts on startup ecosystems in the Arab region, Venture Capital, and more.
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The event will take place on Wednesday, January 30th, from 5:30 PM to 8 PM, at Zain Bahrain, Headquarters, Seef District, 21st Floor.
Startup Evenings is a Startup MGZN event in partnership with Tamkeen Bahrain and Zain Bahrain. It is an informal get together for startups and entrepreneurs to exchange ideas, and share moments of inspiration by recounting failures and success.
If you’re interested in joining the party, register here.
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