Emile Najib Cubeisy
Emile Najib Cubeisy is Managing Partner of Silicon Badia, a firm wholly owned by Accelerator Technology Holdings, which invests in and builds bridges between Middle East and US technology companies and entrepreneurs. Cubeisy manages the Badia Impact Fund, a venture capital fund dedicated to investments in early-stage start-ups in the technology sector, particularly in Jordan and the Middle East, with the potential to achieve global impact, Previously a Managing Partner of IV Holdings, Cubeisy is currently a Board Adviser of Oasis 500 and is director of several regional online and digital media companies. Actively engaged in developing the Jordanian tech ecosystem, he also mentors and advises many Arab start-ups, and supports various non-governmental organizations focused on job creation and empowerment in the region. Cubeisy is a Fellow of the Middle East Leadership Initiative of the Aspen Institute and a Member of the Aspen Global Leadership Network. He graduated from the University of Southern California and completed the Senior Executive Program at the Harvard Business School.