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Savour Scouting Tour

April 29 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Calling all food startups, Savour will be in Dubai for their 2019 Scouting Tour! If you’re a startup involved in the food industry and interested to apply to an accelerator, join us to find out how Savour can help you grow your business. We’re looking for startups involved in: Agriculture, Food Distribution, Consumer Packaged Goods, F&B, and Food Technology.

Savour Founder, Rashid Sultan will be hosting the event. He will be speaking about how to apply to Savour’s upcoming cohort, insights into the food industry and more!

About the Speaker:

Rashid

Amira AlZayed – Program Manager (organizer) & the speaker will be Rashid Sultan – Founder of Savour Ventures

Bio: Rashid Sultan is the founder and partner of Messilah Ventures. He is also the owner of Pet Land, Kuwait’s premier pet boarding facility. Previously, Rashid led the turnaround of both Wendy’s Middle East and Costa Coffee Kuwait for Alghanim Industries. Prior to that Rashid held
several roles at The Sultan Center, including running their portfolio of convenience stores and being responsible for their expansion into new territories and formats.

Rashid started his career in New York, in the investment banking division of Goldman Sachs. Rashid holds an MBA from London Business School, where he concentrated his studies on the need for Venture Capital in the GCC, and received his undergraduate degree in Economics from The University of Chicago.

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Agenda:

Event Structure:

  • 30-40 Min Introduction to Savour
  • What is Savour and what we offer
  • Application Requirements & Eligibility
  • Kuwait Startup Ecosystem
  • MENA Food Industry Insights
  • 40 Min Question/Answer
  • Networking for the remainder of the event

Practical Takeaways:

The takeaways will be:
Eligibility to apply and details on how to apply to the Savour accelerator, Insights into the current market for food startups, and practical guidelines on how to scale/manage a food startup.

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Details

Date:
April 29
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.meetup.com/Astrolabs-Digital-Tech/events/259556296/

Details

Date:
April 29
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.meetup.com/Astrolabs-Digital-Tech/events/259556296/