Tarig El-Sheikh (Beneple)

Jan 29, 2017, 3:00 – 5:00 PM

Tarig El-Sheikh is an experienced entrepreneur & finance professional with a 15-year track record across emerging markets in building global businesses, technology startups and finance. Tarig is the co-founder of Beneple (formerly known as Aythan DMCC), an HR and health management platform that was successfully acquired in August 2015 after only eight months of operations.

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About this event

Tarig El-Sheikh is an experienced entrepreneur & finance professional with a 15-year track record across emerging markets in building global businesses, technology startups & finance. Tarig is the co-founder of Beneple, an HR & health management platform that was successfully acquired in August 2015 after only eight months of operations. Before that, he co-founded a global e-commerce custom menswear company, Knot Standard, specializing in online and retail sales of custom clothing using proprietary online measurement technology.

Tarig also founded the MENA based advisory group, Istashir in 2011 (exited March 2013), serving as an advisor to numerous leading MENA private equity firms and family offices. He sits on the boards of various companies that he has helped successfully launch.

Tarig’s on-the-ground and direct experience in developing business plans, budget, sales and marketing, corporate development strategy, managing corporate & board responsibilities, has successfully lead to numerous million dollar growth capital funding rounds from prominent investors such as Fadi Ghandour (founder of Aramex) and Arif Naqvi (founded Abraaj Capital. 

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Speaker

  • Tarig El-Sheikh

    Beneple

When

When

Sunday, January 29, 2017
3:00 PM – 5:00 PM UTC

Agenda

3:00 PMNetworking and Food
3:30 PMFireside Chat
5:00 PMNetworking

Organizers

  • Mo Salah

    Startup Grind

    Chapter Director

  • Laura Cretney

    Startup Grind

    Co-Director

  • Nadeen Al-Towaiya

    Marketing Specialist

  • Laura Cretney

    Chapter Co-director

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