Dr. Abdulla Elyas, Magnus Olsson & Mudassir Sheikha

Co-Founders, Careem
The company first launched in 2012 and its founders are now preparing to take the company public by 2020.

Hans Henrik Christensen

Director, Dubai Technology Entrepreneur Centre (DTEC) and Silicon Oasis Founders (SOF)
Hans Henrik Christensen aims to structure and establish the DTEC initiative as a leading regional incubator in the technology space.

Hosam Arab, Faraz Khalid & Hisham Zarka

Co-Founder & Managing Director, Namshi
Namshi’s founders all hold interesting pasts, with career backgrounds ranging from Google to McKinsey & Company.

Irdriss Al Rifai & Joy Ajlouny

CEO and Founder , Fetchr
Fetchr entered the UAE with the mission to transform the logistics industry.

Jon Richards

CEO and Co-Founder, YallaCompare
YallaCompare has continued to flourish, as it has raised over $9m in venture capital.

Khalfan Belhoul

CEO, Dubai Future Accelerators
Khalfan Belhoul looks to address challenges through innovation within the region.

Louis Lebbos and Muhammed Mekki

Co-Founders, Astrolabs
AstroLabs was founded in 2012 and launched in 2013 by Louis Lebbos and Muhammed Mekki.

Mona Ataya

CEO, Mumzworld
Mona Ataya found a gap in the market through her own frustrations and challenges as a new mother.

Omar Kassim

CEO and Founder , Esanjo
Omar Kassim is on a new journey venturing into Blockchain technology with the launch of Esanjo.