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1 November 2021
Virtual eventGST/UTC+4

Walid Hanna
Chief Executive Officer at Middle East Venture Partners (MEVP)

Profile

Walid has been active in venture capital and in new venture development for the past 19 years with 50+ VC investments executed since 2010.

Prior to founding MEVP and growing its AUM to $300M, Walid was the CEO of Dubai International Capital's venture arm "the Arab Business Angels Network" (ABAN), which managed a regional seed venture fund as well as the first Business Angels network in the Arab World. Prior to ABAN he has served on the investment-management team of Abraaj Capital.

Walid has co-founded, invested in, led and exited several startups in the MENA region, spanning a range of industries with a focus on technology.

In May 2017, Mr. Mohamed Al Abbar has acquired a non-controlling stake in MEVP.

Walid has received a Bachelor's degree in Economics from McGill University (Canada), and a Masters in Finance from H.E.C (France).

Walid Hanna's Network

Agenda Sessions

  • The venture capital boom - diving into the tech start-up surge

    12:10

Speakers at this event