On November 1st, 2017, BECO welcomed MENA’s investor community in a one-day event that brought together some of the most exciting speakers and minds from across the world to talk tech investing. Here are some highlights from BOOSTMENA 2017!

Ready for Liftoff!

Ready for Liftoff!

 

Dany Farha, CEO, BECO, welcomes guests at BOOSTMENA 2017

Dany Farha, CEO, BECO, welcomes guests at BOOSTMENA 2017

 

David Rowan, Editor at Large, WIRED Magazine (UK) at BOOSTMENA 2017

David Rowan, Editor at Large, WIRED Magazine (UK) at BOOSTMENA 2017

 

Jef Harbach, CEO, Kauffman Fellows at BOOSTMENA 2017

Jef Harbach, President & CEO, Kauffman Fellows at BOOSTMENA 2017

 

Alex Bangash, Founder, Trusted Insight at BOOSTMENA 2017

Alex Bangash, Founder, Trusted Insight at BOOSTMENA 2017

 

Nico Berman, VP of Advertising & Partner, Mercado Libre & KaszeK with Yousef Hammad, Managing Partner, BECO at BOOSTMENA 2017

Nico Berman, VP of Advertising & Partner, Mercado Libre & KaszeK with Yousef Hammad, Managing Partner, BECO at BOOSTMENA 2017

 

Transport panel

Nicolas Brusson, CEO, BlaBlaCar, Luc Vincent, VP Engineering, Lyft, Magnus Olsson, Co-founder & Managing Director, Careem moderated by David Rowan, Editor-at-large, WIRED UK at BOOSTMENA 2017

 

Nicolas Brusson, CEO, BlaBlaCar at BOOSTMENA 2017

Nicolas Brusson, CEO, BlaBlaCar at BOOSTMENA 2017

 

Magnus Olsson, Co-founder & Managing Director, Careem at BOOSTMENA 2017

Magnus Olsson, Co-founder & Managing Director, Careem at BOOSTMENA 2017

 

Tim Nuy, CEO, MyBucks, brought to you by Arqaam Capital, at BOOSTMENA 2017

Tim Nuy, CEO, MyBucks, brought to you by Arqaam Capital, at BOOSTMENA 2017

Junaid Wahedna, Founder and CEO, Wahed Invest at BOOSTMENA 2017

Junaid Wahedna, Founder and CEO, Wahed Invest at BOOSTMENA 2017

 

In your backyard

Khalfan Belhoul, CEO, Dubai Future Accelerator, Abdulrahman Tarabzouni, CEO & Managing Director, STV, Abdulrahman Addas, Chief Corporate Development Officer, Majid Al Futtaim, moderated by Sonia Weymuller, Partner, VentureSouq at BOOSTMENA 2017