Experienced professional with over ten years of experience in multiple fields including managing acceleration programs, managing business verticals, developing innovative business strategies and overseeing company-wide implementation. Proven expertise in managing all aspects of strategic development, business development, strategic plans execution and strategic process improvements to source and enhance partnerships. Extensive track record in working with startups, closing investments, structuring deals and localizing operations. Versed in mentoring startups on market and business development including maximizing the utilization of available technology resources. Teaches Entrepreneurship and Digital Innovation in University of Bahrain and conducts training on design thinking for entrepreneurship and technological innovation for corporations.