2017-2018 JUDGES


Abdulaziz Al Loughani
Managing Partner
@Faith Capital




​Ahmad Al-Rifaie
‎Managing Partner
@Seeds Partner




Akram Assaf
‎Co-Founder
@Bayt.com




Christos Mastoras
‎‎Founder and Managing Partner
@Iliad Partners




Dan Hu
‎General Manager
@Alibaba Cloud MEA




Dr. Khalid El-Tawil
Founder of Al-Elm
@Executive Board Member of the International Chamber of Commerce




Fahad Almousa
‎Founding Partner
@Inspire Ventures




Jonathan Nelson
‎Managing Director of Hack Fund
@Founder and CEO of Hackers / Founders




Dr. Taghreed Al-Saraj
‎Consultant and Head of 9/10th Ambassadors Program
@9/10th




Kais Al Essa
‎Founding Partner & CEO
@Vision Ventures




Linda Gibbs
‎Principal at Bloomberg Associates
@New York City Ex-Deputy Mayor of Health and Human Services




Mona Al Mukhaizeem
‎Managing Partner
@Sirdab Lab




Moustafa Magar
Investment Director
@Saudi Aramco Entrepreneurship Ventures




Omar Almajdouie
‎Founding Partner
@Ra'ed Ventures




Pakiza Abdulrahman
‎Manager, Business Development
@BahrainEDB




Philip Bahoshy
‎Founder and CEO
@Magnitt




Prashant Gulati
Founder
@The SmartStart Fund




Sharifa AlBarami
Managing Director
@Oman Technology Fund




Sonia Gokhale
‎Partner
@VentureSouq




Stonly Baptiste
‎Co-Founder and Partner
@Urban Us




Suhaib Hammad
Partner
@SME law




Talal Al Awadhi
CEO
@KuwaitNet




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




Qusai A Al Saif
‎Head of Private Equity Funds
@Riyad Taqnia Fund




Walid Faza
‎Partner, Investment Principal
@Wamda Capital




Walid Mansour
‎Partner & Chief Investment Officer
@Middle East Venture Partners MEVP




Zafer Younis
‎Capital Formation
@Social Capital





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