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.

More From Pamella de Leon


81 Designs Is On A Mission To Empower Refugee Artisan Women With Income Opportunities

Driven by art and social impact, 81 Designs brings together Middle East artists with Palestinian women refugees living in Lebanon.

Kuwait's Boxit Wants To Offer An on-Demand Personal Storage Solutions

The startup noticed a significant gap for a more efficient model to serve the retail customer's personal storage requirements.

Kuwait's Tabeeby Wants To Improve Patients' Accessibility To Doctors

The startup's mission is to improve patients' accessibility to doctors everywhere.
News and Trends

US-Based Startup Creating Lab-Made Protein For Pet Food Gets A Boost From KBW Ventures And Other Investors

The lab-grown meat industry is getting a boost, and this time, even our furred friends will feel its impact too.

Kuwait's Aybiz Uses Crowdsourcing And AI Curation Techniques To Give You The Best Recommendations In MENA

Aybiz utilizes crowdsourcing and AI curation techniques to provide an interactive local business search engine that will allow users to easily explore the largest list of places to go in Kuwait and soon across the region.

Kuwait's Lawpedia Wants To Offer Better Legal Education For Students And The Public

Lawpedia provides legal education, awareness and law related services to students, lawyers and the public.

Maya La Chocolaterie Founder And CEO Sonya Janahi On Building A Bahraini Brand That's Going Global

If you've ever dreamt of owning your own chocolate factory, this entrepreneur is sure to spark some envy in you.
Growth Strategies

Building Resilience: The Right Way To Overcoming Adversity

The RiiSE Conference: Achieving Women Forum 2019 delved into how all of us can go about overcoming adversity.

We Got Funded: E-Learning Platform Raises US$4.5 Million In A Series A Round

The capital infusion comes at an opportune time, as the funds are set to be used for content production, as well as for enhancing the platform's tech to maintain momentum.

Kuwait's Li3ib Allows Sports Enthusiasts To Easily Book Sports Facilities, And Even Set Up Their Own Tournaments

Li3ib is an app and website that facilities sports venue reservations and scheduling recreational games for sports enthusiasts, and even allows users to organize tournaments and manage competitions on behalf of corporations.

Kuwait's Tons Wants To Offer You The Simplest Way To Shop For Your Groceries

The co-founders started with the idea from trying to solve a problem of time for people.

Kuwait's SnackBook Wants To Let You Listen To A Book Every Day

The startup offers subscriptions to their audio library with an accessible pricing plans for their target audience.

Egypt's Halan Is Keen To Dominate The Ride-Hailing Space For Two And Three-Wheelers

Taking a bite out of the opportunity in the alternative transport market is Egypt-born startup Halan.

Kuwait's MyHome Connects Homeowners To Verified Maintenance Professionals

The entrepreneurs behind the venture -Abdullah Abbas Marafi, Mohammed J. Al-Awadhi and Bader Altukhaim- had the idea to reduce friction between residents and service providers.

Kuwait's Savour Ventures Is On A Mission To Help Food Startups Get Access To Funding And Support

If you've got an idea for F&B startup, Savour Ventures, the first food vertical accelerator in the Middle East, is one you should consider joining.