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Omar Hassan

Group Lead, Tech UAE Advocates

Omar is a passionate supporter of entrepreneurs across the MENA region and a strong believer that the region will soon be known as the “Startup Region”.

Omar founded Global Growth Hub (previously known as UK-MENA Hub) in 2015 to better connect the UK – MENA ecosystem and has since seen the model grow into 19 countries globally including South Africa, India, Mexico & Chile. The primary focus of the hub is to support the flow of entrepreneurs, capital & know-how between ecosystems.