team

Leaders in Investing and Building Global Ecosystems

We speak multiple languages, come from all over the world, and have the expertise to help you build a great company. Check out the senior leadership on the 500 Global team below.

500 MENA

Managing Partner

Bedy Yang

USA

COO

Courtney Powell

USA

Group CEO of SHUAA Capital

Jassim Alseddiqi

United Arab Emirates

Partner

Amal Dokhan

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Venture Partner

Laila Hassan

Egypt

Advisor, Falcons I

Rina Onur

Turkey

Regional Head of Events and Community, MENA

Sama Alshawi

Bahrain

Portfolio Manager

Karim Konsowa

Egypt

Program Manager

Bayan Algamdi

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Program Coordinator

Daifullah Alrajhi

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Associate Counsel - MENA

Anais Samaha

Lebanon

Portfolio Specialist

Christine Nady Boushra

Egypt


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Note that this is not a complete list of staff. The title “Partner” is used in accordance with customary business practice in the venture capital industry and does not indicate a legal status as a “partner” in a partnership.