Advisory Board - Fadi Naffah

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Fadi Naffah
Lebanon Enterprise Development (LED) Project
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Fadi works across multiple fields in developing entrepreneurship and innovation and has a long-standing international experience. Today specialises in working with companies in the fields of Growth Strategy and Tech Innovation. He is also actively involved within the World Business Angels Investment Forum (WBAF), where he acts as both a business mentor helping SMEs in the five continents and as the WBAF Business School Secretary general for the Mentorship Department.
He is a business consultant on the Stanford Seed Transformation program, and Business Mentor with the European Business and Innovation Centre Network (EBN), The Purpose Alliance – Luxembourg, Mowgli Foundation – UK, Tony Elumelu Foundation – Africa and Askybird – Middle East. On top of being the Director of Business for Lebanon Enterprise Development (LED) program at Chemonics International.
Fadi is a member of the Advisory board of Innorate, the European innovation rating platform
Fadi was the Program Manager of Agrytech, the first Agri-Food Innovation Hub in the Middle East funded by the Dutch government. In the Agrytech portfolio, Fadi supported more than 40+ start-ups to validate in the market and scale-up and helped more than 30+ SME’s to integrated innovation in their value proposition.
Fadi is a Doctor of Business Administration candidate at Swiss Business school, he holds an Executive MBA from ESCP Europe, backed by a Master of Engineering in Telecommunication and Computer Science, along with Project Management Certification (PMP) and Business Incubation Management certification, Fadi strive to make a difference by Helping Start-ups, Scale-ups, and SME’s delivering results.

Indicative list of specialties: Startups and entrepreneurship, Venture Capitals, Investments, Project and program management, Telecommunications, Strategic planning, Business development, Mentorship, Coaching, Agile methodology