Pamella de Leon

Pamella de Leon

Startup Section Editor, Entrepreneur Middle East

About Pamella de Leon

Pamella de Leon is the Startup Section Editor at Entrepreneur Middle East. She is keen on the MENA region’s entrepreneurship potential, with a specific interest to support enterprises and individuals creating an impact.

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Business Connect

Sweetheart Kitchen Raises US$17.7 Million In Series C Funding Round To Launch New Brands And Kitchen Units Across MENA

With the new capital fusion, the team is excited to scale across the region as they originally planned, starting with its relaunch in Kuwait.
Kuwait

Kuwait-Based Floward's Abdulaziz Al Loughani On How Preparedness Helped His Startup Navigate The Impact Of COVID-19

"We're no different to this statement: fortune favors the prepared."
Business Connect

Picture Ready: UAE Startup Kapturise Is Here For All Your Photography Needs

Founder and CEO Habeeb Furqan aims to streamline the entire photography process for an informal and simple experience with his venture Kapturise, an on-demand photography app for your personal and business needs.
FinTech

MENA Investors AB Ventures And DASH Ventures Give A Boost To US Fintech Startup Veem In Strategic Funding Round

The funding round boasts an impressive global investor base, ranging with participants from the US, China, Japan, Australia, Malaysia, Canada and Jordan.
Leadership

Enabling An Environment For Innovation: Dr. James Trotter, Dean And Academic President of Murdoch University Dubai

"Innovation is not usually the product of a genius individual working in isolation, but most often results from the collective work of a talented team working in a collaborative environment."
Business Connect

Dreaming Big: Topstretching ME Co-Founder And Partner German Gussakovskiy Hasn't Let A Pandemic Stop His Ambitions For His Enterprise

Topstretching ME is a fast-growing chain of stretching and functional fitness studios training specifically catered for women in MENA, with a team of professional Russian gymnasts and training instructors.
healthtech

Healthtech Startup Doctori Emerges To Offer Telemedicine Solutions In Bahrain

The app allows patients to speak to doctors via video consultations for non-urgent medical advice, get lab tests delivered, and receive prescriptions as well.
Business Connect

Dubai-Based Startup Citron Aims To Make Meals Fun For Kids (And Easier On Parents)

Struggling with children with fussy eating habits? As children head back to school, here's a startup worth keeping an eye on.
Kuwait

Baix Bakery Co-Founder Abdullah AlWatayan Believes Focusing On One's Team Is The Key To Growth For Any Enterprise

Creating a concept has always been an interesting challenge for Abdullah AlWatayan, so it's no surprise that the entrepreneur has concocted more than one venture.
Kuwait

Kuwait's Souffle Beauty Is Ready To Make Its Mark In The Probiotic Skincare Market

Founded in 2017, Souffle Beauty was born out of the duo's curiosity for personalized skincare, especially formulated for people living in hot and humid climates such as the Middle East or South East Asia.
Kuwait

VOL.1 Roastlab Wants To Transform Kuwait's Coffee Industry With Its Specialty Coffee Bar

Nora Al Roumi saw how third wave specialty coffee bars and roasters were nonexistent in Kuwait and GCC as the coffee market was dependent on commercial or franchise coffee brands.
Kuwait

Kuwait's Yumz Is On A Mission To Help Children Eat Healthier

The Kuwaiti startup specializes in healthy food meal plans to kids, with customers ranging from kids ages 2-16 years old, active young athletes, kids who are suffering from health issues, and more.
Kuwait

Kuwait-Based HOT Technologies Wants To Bring Arabic Fitness Content To Wherever You Are

HOT Technologies aims to make fitness accessible and rewarding, with offers on bilingual fitness content, access to live classes and various workout programs.
Business Connect

Returning To Work After COVID-19: How Dubai's Businesses Are Ensuring The Safety Of Their Clients And Employees

Following the Dubai government's directive of allowing people to get back to their workplaces, businesses are taking hygienic measures, social distancing, and safety protocols to ensure the prevention and contain the spread of the COVID-19 virus among their employees and customers.
Entrepreneurs

Applications Welcome: Lock&Stock Launches Founder's Club Platform As A Launchpad For Young Entrepreneurs

Dubai-based startup Lock&Stock is debuting the Founder's Club, an initiative to help and guide young entrepreneurs in the UAE kickstart their entrepreneurial journey.