“Your brand name, your website, your communication; everything needs to be global…”
~Khaled Zaatarah on the takeaway from the Step Conference
On the MENA startup ecosystem’s entrepreneurs…
Startups that succeed in this region have been the ones that were able to make great strategic partnerships, beyond just the right investors.
On what is needed for MENA startup ecosystem to develop…
More investors need to get involved at an early stage. We need more early stage investment for startups. These tend to be riskier bets for investors but such types of investments are part of the growth we see in places like Silicon Valley.
On the Step Conference this year…
One of the sessions this year was about thinking global and moving beyond region. From the brand, to product offering. The importance of scaling global and thinking global begins from the start.
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