2016-2017 JUDGES


Amjad Ahmad
Managing Partner, Precinct Partners


Angus Paterson
Partner, Iris Capital, STC Ventures


Antoine El Boustany
Investment Manager, SANED Partners


Christos Mastoras
Founder and Managing Partner, ILIAD PARTNERS


Dani Afioni
Regional Director of Consumer Engagement & Media - Middle East & North Africa, PepsiCo


Fares Samara
Chief Technology Officer, Speed Lebanon



Fawzi Rahal
Managing Director, Flat6Labs Beirut


Hadyah Fathalla
Executive Director, C5


Hashim Nabulsi
Managing Partner, Cordoba Partners




Ivo Detelinov
Head of Private Equity Funds, Riyad Capital



Jad El Boustani
Associate Director, Middle East Venture Partners (MEVP)


Mijbel AlQattan
Investment Manager, Impulse International for Telecommunications


Ovais Naqvi
Managing Director, The Abraaj Group



Prashant Gulati
Founder of The SmartStart Fund, Founder of The Assembly



Rekha Setpal
Head of Community Services , Dubai Internet City



Riyadh Al Zamil
Chairman, Raz Group



Salah AlGhamdi
Senior Manager, Digital Solutions, Zain


Sami Abou Saab
CEO, Speed Lebanon



Sonia Weymuller
Founding Partner, VentureSouq



Tammer Qaddumi
Partner, VentureSouq



Tarek Amin
CEO, Digital at Adline Media Network, Founder, Dubai Angel Investors


Tarek Ghobar
Startup Services Manager, 1776



Todd OBrien
Managing Director, Startup Bootcamp


​Veronica Murguia
Venture Development Director, Envestors MENA


Vinay Subramanian
Investment Director, Alabbar Enterprises



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2016-2017 FINALISTS


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