Startup Grind NYC Hosts Saed Nashef

Nov 19, 2019, 11:30 PM – Nov 20, 2019, 2:00 AM

Verizon 5G Labs, 119 W 24th St, Fl 2, New York, 10036

Saed Nashef is Co-Founder of Sadara Ventures, one of the first venture capital firms in the MENA region, and the first VC in Palestine. Sadara is backed by Cisco, European Investment Bank, and Soros Economic Development Fund, among other top-tier investors. Before Sadara, Saed founded two companies and worked at Microsoft for 6 years in various software engineering and leadership roles.

In-person event

About this event

Saed Nashef is Co-Founder of Sadara Ventures, one of the first venture capital firms in the MENA region, and the first VC in Palestine. Sadara is backed by Cisco, European Investment Bank, and Soros Economic Development Fund, among other top-tier investors from the US and Europe. Before Sadara, Saed founded two companies and was a key team member in a third. Before that, Saed worked at Microsoft for 6 years in various software engineering and leadership roles. In 2010, the White House invited Saed to serve as a member of the U.S. Presidential Delegation to the Palestine Investment Conference in Bethlehem. Saed is the first Kauffman Fellow in the Arab Middle East and the recipient of the "Class 14" Jeff Timmons Memorial Award. 

Check out what happened

Speaker

  • Saed Nashef

    Sadara Ventures

    Cofounder

When

When

November 19 – 20, 2019
11:30 PM – 2:00 AM UTC

Agenda

Check-in and grab some food & drink
Fireside chat w/ Saed Nashef
Community drinks and networking

Host

  • Peter Crysdale

    Minerva

    SVP, Hard Problems

Organizers

  • Joshua Ness

    IEEE

    Director, Startup Grind NYC

  • Tova Feldheim

    Datum

    Cofounder

  • Alex Koshykov

    BeKey

    Events Team

  • Jenny Sumeragi

    CEO & Founder, JS Global Investment

  • Arjun Mehta

    Off Campus Ai

    Co-founder

  • Ami Berger

    Startup Grind

    VP of Happy Hours

  • Valencia Tong

    Columbia Venture Community

    Global Board Member and Marketing Lead

  • Adrian Plesca

    GRAI

    CEO

Global sponsor

Dell Technologies logo

Dell Technologies

Partners

Recorp logo

Recorp

Voyager HQ logo

Voyager HQ

Verizon 5G Labs logo

Verizon 5G Labs

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