- Chief Executive Officer, Wamda, United Arab Emirates
Entrepreneur and early stage investor. CEO, Wamda, a platform to accelerate entrepreneurship in the emerging markets through a media arm, early stage fund and products. Founder, Yamli, the leading Arabic transliteration and smart search engine, which is used by millions of users and empowers many organizations including Yahoo!. Serves on the Global Agenda Council on Fostering Entrepreneurship, World Economic Forum. Advises several start-ups and non-profits. Young Global Leader (2009), World Economic Forum. Named by ArabianBusiness one of the most influential Arabs (2009). Named as a top innovator under 35 (TR35), MIT Technology review.