Khaled Talhouni (Wamda Capital)

Apr 29, 2018, 2:30 – 4:00 PM

Dubai

In5 Dubai Internet City, In5 Dubai Internet City, Dubai, U.A.E, 0000

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About this event

Khaled is Managing Partner at Wamda Capital, a Venture Capital fund investing in technology-enabled companies in the Middle East, North Africa and Turkey. He started his career at Dubai International Capital where he supported the development of the MENA region’s first seed capital fund. Since then Khaled assumed a number of venture capital and startup roles including heading investments and strategy at twofour54 in Abu Dhabi. Khaled has centered his career around identifying and investing in disruptive businesses that displace incumbent inefficiencies in traditional sectors of the economy. His areas of interest include ecommerce, Fintech, marketplaces, digital content and enterprise solutions. Through out his career Khaled has focused on building lasting partnerships with the entrepreneurs delivering the region’s digital economy.

Khaled has invested in and managed over 60 early stage transactions including Careem, Littlebits, Mumzworld, Insider, Modanisa and Luxury Closet and Step Group.

Khaled attended Duke University and graduated with a BA in Economics.

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Speaker

  • Khaled Talhouni

    Wamda Capital

    Managing Partner

When

When

Sunday, April 29, 2018
2:30 PM – 4:00 PM UTC

Agenda

Registration and Networking
Fireside chat begins
Fireside chat ends

Organizers

  • Cristina Najera

    Najera Ventures

    Chapter Director

  • Sameer Sortur

    SquareCircle Ventures

    Chapter Co-director

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