Nov 8, 2016, 1:30 – 4:30 PM

To be informed, To be informed, Kabul, 10001

On one side we have a young, talented, home-grown entrepreneur who thrives on challenges today and proud of the challenges he faced to overcome obstacles to get where he is (Yousuf Dawran) and on the other hand an experienced, western educated manager whose method of management is to act as a coach, mentor, and encourage individuals to make things happen, that is be Akbar Arghandiwal.

In-person event

About this event

Akbar Arghandiwal an Afghan American entrepreneur who came back to Afghanistan from the US in 2008. Before Synergy Solutions, he managed AFGS LLC and AFTC LLC, Scimitar RMC as its CEO. These ventures went from startup to multi-million dollars enterprises in short time. In the United states where Akbar grew up, he studied computer sciences and worked various companies such as Intuit Software, Oxus International, NF Communication to name a few. He married to his wife Sara and they have 3 children.

Yousef Dawran is a visionary marketing and corporate executive. He is an entrepreneur with established businesses in Afghanistan & India. He is the founder and CEO of Pace Group of Companies in Afghanistan and the Afghan Business Center in India. He has founded Pace Group of companies (a series of communication, event management and marketing firms) in Afghanistan with an initial capital of USD 100. Now six years after its inception, Pace Group owns the Indian based Afghan Business Center (a food distribution venture) with a wide range of product and operational portfolio operating across India.

Check out what happened


  • Akbar Arghandiwal & Yousuf Dawran




Tuesday, November 8, 2016
1:30 PM – 4:30 PM UTC


Networking and Food
Fireside Chat


  • Ahmad Fahim Didar

    Startup Grind

    Kabul Director


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Aghaez Consulting

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Synergy Solutions

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