Sohrab Jahanbani (

About this event

Sohrab Jahanbani is a serial entrepreneur and startup enthusiast who has spent 22 years working at more than 10 startups across five countries and four sectors. He holds deep experience in global telecommunications and e-commerce having launched one of the world’s first data access platforms, built the UK’s first DSL network, developed one of the first-ever global SMS payment platforms, and, in Jordan, deployed the world’s first Wave II Wi-Max network. Most recently Sohrab co-founded, the first daily deals site in the Middle East and North Africa, which he scaled to cover six markets and then sold to LivingSocial, marking the region’s first and only e-commerce exit. No stranger to startups, he has founded 5 other businesses in the UK and Middle East. Aside from being a passionate builder, Sohrab is also an active startup mentor, currently advising several early and growth-stage startups. In his free time, he is a keen wakeboarder, avid traveler, and an enthusiastic seeker of great foods. A perpetual learner, he continues to seek new experiences and opportunities to hone his craft.



Tuesday, Sep 30
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM (EEST)




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