Startup Grind with Dr. Waleed AlBastaki, Founder and CEO of

Jan 28, 2020, 4:00 – 6:00 PM

Sirdab Lab, Ground floor, Dasman Complex, Jaber Al-Mubarak St., Kuwait City, 4707

Dr. Waleed AlBastaki, Founder & CEO of Blink.

In-person event

About this event

From a humble computer store in 2003 to one of the largest e-commerce platforms in Kuwait, aspires to be the go-to destination for gamers, technology lovers, and shoppers looking to enhance their lifestyles.

Who is the man behind the business?

Join us this Tuesday to meet Dr Waleed AlBastaki, a surgeon by profession (and still practicing his craft), but with a vision to transfer online shopping in Kuwait and the rest of the region.

Blink currently serves customers in Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, U.A.E., Qatar, Oman, Bahrain, Egypt, Lebanon, and Jordan.

Learn more from his entrepreneurial journey, through the successes and struggles, and the decisions he had to make along the way (and how he made them).

Check out what happened


  • Dr. Waleed AlBastaki

    Founder & CEO



Tuesday, January 28, 2020
4:00 PM – 6:00 PM UTC


  • Mohammed Al-Rashidi

    Chapter director


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Kuwait Foundation for the Advancement of Sciences

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