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Endeavor Egypt Welcomes Amir Barsoum to the Board of Directors

June 13, 2017

Authors: Mohamed Rahmy, Managing Director and Zeina Foda, Communications and Development Analyst CAIRO, EGYPT– June 13, 2017 – Endeavor Egypt welcomes Endeavor Entrepreneur, Co-Founder and CEO of Vezeeta Amir Barsoum to its Board of Directors. Under the Chairmanship of Ayman Ismail, CEO of DMG, Amir joins Amr Shady, CEO of TA Telecom, Mohamed Azab, CEO […]

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Endeavor Egypt’s 25th Local Selection Panel

May 31, 2017

Author: Mohamed Rahmy, Managing Director On May 22nd, 2017 Endeavor Egypt hosted its 25th Local Selection Panel (LSP) where eight candidate entrepreneurs leading three companies –Go Bus, PayMob, and Plantform– successfully passed this important milestone. The LSP was generously hosted by Endeavor Entrepreneur Mohamed Fahmy, CEO of IST Networks, at his Company’s Smart Village premises. […]

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Endeavor Catalyst Fund Invests $500,000 in Vezeeta

May 15, 2017

Endeavor Catalyst Fund, Endeavor’s co-investment vehicle, has made its first investment in Egypt contributing $500,000 to Vezeeta, in what is considered a major milestone for Endeavor Egypt and its network of High-Impact Entrepreneurs. Alongside Endeavor Catalyst, Jordan’s Silicon Badia, Sweden’s Vostok New Ventures and Cyprus’ Vulkan Equity Limited have also invested additional funds. Following the […]

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2016 Local Impact Results

April 30, 2017

As Endeavor Egypt entered its ninth year of its mission-led work in Egypt in 2016, we’re happy to share and celebrate our impact last year in numbers. In 2016, Endeavor Egypt Entrepreneurs collectively generated more than EGP2.2 billion in revenues and have created a total of 6,484 jobs to date. As an organisation that is […]

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Endeavor Egypt’s 24th Local Selection Panel

Endeavor Egypt is happy to announce that seven candidate entrepreneurs representing five companies have successfully passed Endeavor’s 24th Local Selection Panel (LSP) hosted on March 9th at Urban Station. The candidate entrepreneurs, representing NGage Consulting, RP Minerals, Al Mouneer, Taskty and WellSpring, are now one step closer to the becoming Endeavor Entrepreneurs. The Local Selection […]

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CBC Hosts Egypt’s First Televised Entrepreneurship Competition

In support of the ever growing entrepreneurial ventures by Egypt’s youth, EGBank teamed up with Egypt’s top private television channel, CBC, to launch the country’s first televised entrepreneurship competition Hona Al Shabab. Sponsored by EGBank and in partnership with Endeavor Egypt, 138 Pyramids and Rise Up, the competition launched in February on Lamis Al-Hadidi’s primetime […]

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Vezeeta, Endeavor Egypt Entrepreneur, Announces Launch in Jordan and Lebanon

April 5, 2017

Vezeeta, a leader in digital healthcare solutions in the MENA region, and led by Endeavor Egypt Entrepreneur Amir Barsoum, is expanding its online booking platform into Jordan and Lebanon. Drawing from connections built through Endeavor’s global network, Endeavor Jordan mentor Rami Adwan will serve as the region’s General Manager for the expansion, which will connect […]

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Attracting & Retaining Talent with Dr Claudia Gross

January 30, 2017

On January 16th Endeavor Egypt kicked off 2017 by hosting its ninth edition of Endeavor Egypt’s Breakfast Series addressing the topic of Attracting & Retaining Talent.   Attended by Entrepreneurs, Mentors and Staff, this interactive talk was led by Dr. Claudia Gross, an international process facilitator, management trainer and organizational consultant with 15+ years of […]

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Endeavor Egypt in a CSR Conversation with Dr. Laila Iskandar

May 16, 2016
Dr. Laila Iskandar leading a conversation on CSR with Endeavor Egypt

Author(s): Mohamed Rahmy, Managing Director  On Sunday May 15th, the eighth installment of Endeavor Egypt’s Breakfast Series* was dedicated to discussing the important – yet often misunderstood- subject of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR). Attended by Endeavor Entrepreneurs and Endeavor Mentors, this interactive discussion was led by Dr. Laila Iskandar, Egypt’s former Minister of Urban Renewal & […]

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The Egyptian Entrepreneur who became a Harvard Case Study

March 30, 2016
Harvard Business School

Author(s): Seif Kabil, Entrepreneur Selection & Growth & Samia El Khodary, Marketing & Communications Mohamed Azab is the Founder and CEO of Seha Capital as well as an Endeavor entrepreneur, mentor and most recently, a board member. Mohamed brings over 15 years of experience in sourcing, structuring and managing investments to Endeavor’s local and global […]

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