Moderator: Shadi Dawi
Shadi Dawi has over 25 years of experience in Business Intelligence, Marketing & Management in the following industries like hospitality, Tourism, F & B, Trading & Modern Technology within UAE, GCC, Middle east & Africa.
He has a BA in Business & Hotel Management in addition to many other certificates & diplomas in Technology, e-marketing, Training, public speaking, press & media, tourism, media, and panel Judging.
To note that he is a regional industry-recognized speaker, Media Face & Professional Trainer well recognised in “UAE & Arab world’’. Since 2015 Shadi Dawi started focusing more on Technology, Investments Management & Digital Media in all aspects hence he appeared on most international & local TV channels. Although, Shadi has occupied numerous C & Top-level positions with regional & world-class organizations in MENA region & UAE and he has established an influential contacts database & managed international events which resulted in being awarded a Certificate of Appreciation from H. H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammad Bin Rashed Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai.
At the moment Shadi is leading Arabic TECHx Media, the world’s number first full fledge Arabic media platform for Technology community in addition to his involvement in many Hospitality Investments & Marketing projects.
Mehmet Ali Ergin graduated from Boğaziçi University, Department of Business Administration and Economics, and completed his master’s degree at Istanbul Technical University. He is Co-founder and Vice Chairman at Re-Pie Asset Management which has an asset under management of 3,6 Billion TL.
He is an investor and advisory board member of Udrive in the United Arab Emirates, Bringoo in Germany, GTC Solar and Turknet.
Mr. Ergin manages a total of 23 active funds, most of which are private equity investments. He is the board member responsible for international expansions at Simit Sarayı.