Jad currently holds the position of Associate Director at a leading technology VC firm in MENA (Middle East Venture Partners (MEVP)) which manages more than $120M of assets. During his experience at MEVP, Jad worked on more than 30 VC transactions and assisted MEVP’s portfolio companies in their fundraising process and in their strategy definition.
Prior to joining MEVP in July 2012, Jad worked as Project Manager at Truffle Capital as part of the Venture Capital Tech Team in Paris during which, he assisted in fundraising efforts and in the expansion of a build-up of startups specialized in mobile services. Prior to that, Jad worked as a financial analyst in the M&A department of Bank Lazard Brothers with a focus in EMEA Telecom and Technology.
In 2010, he served as an auditor in the Finance division of General Electric Healthcare. Jad’s experience in Lebanon includes working as an analyst and developer at NavLink and as an IT developer at Societe Generale. Jad holds a degree in Telecom and Computer Engineering from the Lebanese University, and an MBA (with a finance and private equity emphasis) from the Ecole Supérieure des Sciences Economiques et Commerciales, ESSEC (France).