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Muhammed Mekki
Founding Partner at AstroLabs


Muhammed Mekki is a Founding Partner at AstroLabs, an organization dedicated to developing the MENA region’s digital ecosystem. AstroLabs has graduated over 3,000 alumni from its capability-building Academy and has enabled hundreds of tech companies to set up in the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia at its network of collaborative coworking communities. Prior to AstroLabs, he co-founded Dubai-based Namshi, now one of the largest e-commerce players in the region, recently acquired by Emaar Malls. Muhammed received an MBA from the Stanford University Graduate School of Business as a Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Fellow. He earned a Bachelor of Science in Economics from the Wharton School and a Bachelor of Arts in International Studies and Political Science from the University of Pennsylvania.

Agenda Sessions

  • Shaping the future of financial innovation: The strategic priorities of regional fintech hubs


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