high-impact entrepreneurship

Endeavor Welcomes Al-Mouneer to its Egypt Network

July 30, 2017

Endeavor Egypt welcomed Noha Khater and Rania Kadry, Co-Founders of Al-Mouneer Diabetic Retina Center, to its network of High Impact Entrepreneurs in Egypt. Diabetes affects over 17% of the Egypt’s population. Amongst the many metabolic disorders caused by the chronic disease, diabetic retinopathy (DR) or loss of vision, affecting at least 40% of all diabetic patients, is the most prevalent […]

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Bringing mPathic’s CDI to Endeavor Egypt

July 24, 2017

Endeavor Egypt network members came together on July 16th to Urban Station for a one-day workshop dedicated to fostering innovative thinking and customer empathy in their teams and company cultures. Led by Hisham Ibrahim, Lecturer in Innovation and Design at Haas School of Business, UC Berkeley, Founder at mPathic, and Endeavor Mentor, the workshop “mPathic’s […]

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SolarizEgypt First in Egypt to Bring Industrial Solar Project to Multinational

June 30, 2017

Author: Zeina Foda, Communications and Development Analyst SolarizEgypt, a market-leading certified solar solutions provider led by Endeavor Entrepreneur Yaseen Abdel-Ghaffar, was awarded a milestone project by global cosmetics group L’Oréal to develop and integrate a self-consumption system at the Company’s 10th of Ramadan Industrial Zone power plant. “The L’Oreal project represents the first multinational to […]

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Celebrating Egypt’s WEF Winners

June 26, 2017

Author: Mohamed Rahmy, Managing Director In honor of the 14 Egyptian companies selected among the World Economic Forum’s (WEF) Top 100 Arab Start-Ups shaping the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR), a special Sohour evening was organized on June 14th by the AMCHAM Entrepreneurship and Innovation Committee (EIC) to celebrate and recognize those entrepreneurs ‘enabling a generational […]

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Endeavor Egypt Ramadan Meet-Ups

Author: Mohamed Rahmy, Managing Director Throughout the month of Ramadan, the Endeavor Egypt network got together to enjoy the festivities of the season and catch-up with one another. This year’s exclusive Entrepreneurs’ Ramadan meet-up was hosted by Endeavor Entrepreneur Chris Khalifa, Founder of Zooba. Over a delicious meal of Zooba’s oriental food offerings, Endeavor Entrepreneurs […]

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Endeavor Egypt Welcomes Amir Barsoum to the Board of Directors

June 13, 2017

Author: 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 of Seha Capital, and Khaled […]

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Endeavor Catalyst Fund Invests $500,000 in Vezeeta

May 15, 2017

Author: Zeina Foda, Communications and Development Analyst 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 […]

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2016 Local Impact Results

April 30, 2017

Author: Mohamed Rahmy, Managing Director 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. […]

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