QITCOM: Startup Investing

Iliad Partners Founder & Managing Partner on startup panel at QITCOM Innovation Theater in Qatar
March 8, 2017

QITCOM Qatar - Innovation Theater


March 8, 2017​


Panel: The Good, Bad and Ugly in Startup Investing

Technology startup investments in the MENA region has crossed more than $1 billion since 2013. As connectivity, entrepreneurial activity and easy access to technologies are lowering the costs and barriers to starting a business, MENA region has become the epicenter for innovation, disruption and growth.

Moderator: Ahmed Abdulwahab - CEO at Nextarabia FZE

- Christos Mastoras - Founder & Managing Partner, Iliad Partners

Sharifa Al Barami - Managing Director at Oman Accelerator Fund

- Rashid Al Mansoori - CEO at Qatar Stock Exchange (QSE)

- Mohammed Amine - CEO at VUL9

We were fortunate to have with us in the audience Sheikha Mozah bint Nasser and the Prime Minister of Qatar.