We are hosting Mahmood Alabbas, Founder & CEO, Workhint

Envisioning Room, IT Future Center - North Park 3 Dhahran, 31311
Dhahran
Thu, Aug 1, 2019, 9:00 AM (GMT+3)

About this event

Workhint is a ​startup aiming to disrupt the traditional consulting sector. Workhint technology has smart matching algorithms, automated project and talent scoping. In 2018, Mahmood was awarded first place in the 100 startups competition. Attend this session to learn more about disrupting the consulting industry and the pivots Mahmood had to make to pave the way to success.

More about Mahmood:

Mahmood is a professional financial expert and an entrepreneur with skills in leadership and management. Working in several markets and countries helped Mahmood develop a unique global perspective to business challenges. He specializes in startups business development, strategic planning and managing disruptive innovative products. He is the founder and CEO of Workhint.com, a startup aiming to disrupt the traditional consulting industry. He won the Best Idea in the Midwest Entrepreneurship Conference in 2013. He is also the President and Founder of the Startup Club at Thunderbird School of Global Management. According to U.S News, Thunderbird School of Global Management ranked #3 on best grad school for international business. Mahmood has represented Thunderbird in the Venture Capital Investment Competition (VCIC). VCIC is the only place where students can act as Venture Capitals, evaluate companies, create term-sheets, and negotiate investment deals. Mahmood worked as a financial analyst in Delta Modern Food Factory and fixed financial errors in their financial statements. With Workhint, Mahmood has developed a technology called the Online Virtual Office (OVO), which allows consultants to meet clients, deliver projects and get paid, all from one page. The purpose of his technology is to reduce consulting services costs and make them affordable to small and medium size enterprise and to make it easy for consultants to work online and cut the overhead cost.

Speaker

  • Wail Mousa

    Wail Mousa

    Entrepreneurship Institute

    Founding Dean

    Dr. Wail A. Mousa currently serves as the Dean, Entrepreneurship Institute, and Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals (KFUPM). His charge is to create a premier national model for Entrepreneurship education and academic business incubators in the region.

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  • When

    Thursday, Aug 1
    9:00 AM - 10:00 AM (+03)

    Where

    Envisioning Room, IT Future Center
    North Park 3 Dhahran31311

    Brought to you by

    • Saudi Aramco Entrepreneurship Center -Wa'ed

      Saudi Aramco Entrepreneurship Center -Wa'ed

      Saudi Aramco

      Innovation Ecosystem Society

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