The Future of Jobs

The Future of Jobs

By Alvaro Abella … At BOOSTMENA, the last annual conference hosted by BECO, an audience member asked Bhavish Aggarwal – Founder and CEO of OlaCabs, the Indian ride-hailing competitor to Uber – whether driverless cars would ultimately destroy much-touted jobs...
The Business of Risk

The Business of Risk

By Dany Farha … There are over 5,000 VC’s in the US and the top quartile firms consistently produce impressive results ranging from ca. 20-40% IRRs from most vintages. The top 1%ile firms consistently produce even more staggering returns ranging from 50%...
Cadillac’s Incremental Innovation

Cadillac’s Incremental Innovation

Transportation is a hot topic in the tech industry, whether we are looking at moving things, food or people. This week, we sat down with Nadim Ghrayeb, Regional Sales and Marketing Manager, Cadillac Middle East, to talk about Cadillac’s commitment to the driving...
Fintech & FOMO in Egypt

Fintech & FOMO in Egypt

By Ali Fakharany … For a country with not much to be proud of on the economic front over the past decade, the banking sector in Egypt has actually been a rare positive for the country. Due to cautious policies, the absence of complicated financial instruments,...