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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Entrepreneur Middle East's Achieving Women 2019: Deenah Alhashemi, Founder And CEO, Sxill

Having inadequate know-how to fix simple household items can certainly leave one frustrated, and for Deenah Alhashemi, that sparked an idea for an entrepreneurial venture.
Startups

UAE Startup AlgoDriven Uses Its Proprietary Data Platform To Accurately Price Used Cars

One startup is hoping to make buying a used vehicle easier by streamlining the process of assessment and evaluation before a purchase with the help of its proprietary vehicle data platform.
Startups

UAE Platform Fluidmeet Helps Entrepreneurs And SMEs Find The Right Space To Meet Their Needs

The startup is a value-added marketplace of work, meeting, and event spaces, which allows users to book everything from meeting rooms to banquet halls to co-working spaces to serviced offices.
Startups

We Got Funded: SaaS F&B Startup FineDine Gets A Boost From Savour Ventures

They plan to use the new capital infusion to "dominate the Gulf region, and grow in South East Asia."
Finance

We Got Funded: Washmen Raises US$6.2 Million In A Series B Round

Washmen, a Dubai-based startup streamlining dry cleaning and laundry services, has successfully raised US$6.2 million in a Series B round.
Entrepreneurs

Egyptian Startup Weelo Wants To Offer A Digital Grocery Shopping Experience That Benefits Consumers, Supermarkets And Suppliers

The grocery e-commerce space is one that's been seeing a lot of interest lately in the Middle East, and Egyptian startup Weelo has found a certain niche in this space.
Entrepreneurs

Follow The Leader: Tarek El Bolbol, Co-Founder And CEO, Booklava

"It's key you have a top team focused on building consumercentric products that solve real problems, and are able to iterate fast and pivot quickly if needed."
Entrepreneurs

Follow The Leader: Oweis Zahran, CEO, OWS Auto

CEO Oweis Zahran gives a candid take on his enterprise's market right now.
Startups

Bringing It Home: Denarii Cash Is On A Mission To Help Overseas Workers Send Remittances With No Extra Fees

Jon Santillan's fintech startup Denarii Cash is on a mission: send more money home with zero fees.
Startups

UAE-Based Solar Developer Yellow Door Energy Aims To Empower Emerging Economies Reliably, Efficiently, And Sustainably

UAE-based solar developer Yellow Door Energy aims to address rising costs and utility issues by helping save money, control energy costs, reduce carbon emissions, and enhance customers' sustainability objectives.
Startups

We Got Funded: MENA Youth Jobs Portal Oliv Raises US$2 Million

The new capital infusion is aimed to improve its tech and expand its network to new markets.
Startups

We Got Funded: Construction Intelligence Platform ProTenders Raises US$3 Million

The extra capital was needed to support the growing demand for the enterprise's offerings.
Startups

KSA Startup Lucidya Wants To Empower Businesses By Providing Real-Time Analytics For Their Social Media Platforms With Its AI-Powered Tools

Noticing a gap in the growing market of social media analytics with respect to a solution catered toward the Arabic language, KSA-based startup Lucidya aims to offer a solution.
Investors

An Eye For Growth: ASA Ventures Founder And CEO Arif Saiyad

ASA Ventures founder and CEO Arif Saiyad wants to empower entrepreneurs to solve real problems.
Startup Financing

Translation Platform Tarjama Raises US$5 Million In Series A Round

It paves the way for the launch for their specialized Arabic machine translation engine, which will utilize AI and other tech products.