As the Head of Accelerator at 500 Global, one of the most active venture capital firms in the world, I lead the design and execution of programs that support and empower startups in the MENA region. With over seven years of experience in the finance and startup ecosystem, I have developed strong analytical, financial, and business development skills that enable me to help SMEs plan, manage, and grow efficiently.
I hold a Bachelor's degree in Finance from the University of San Francisco, a Mini-MBA in SMEs Growth from Babson College, a (PMEC) and a certificate in Islamic Finance and Banking from (IRTI). I am passionate about venture capital and innovation, and I have a great interest in social impact and health. I am a founding board member of SHIFA Health Organization, a non-profit that provides health services to underprivileged communities in Saudi Arabia. My mission is to leverage my education, skills, and experience to create value and positive change for the startups, investors, and communities I work with.