Youssri is an entrepreneur, angel investor and advisor to several startup companies. He recently founded Eonite Perception, an advanced perception startup, prior to Eonite, he was a General Partner at Rising Tide/Newbury Ventures. Youssri has over 25 years of experience in engineering, product management and marketing, as well as undertaking business development in a wide range of technologies. He is a serial entrepreneur who has successfully cofounded, operated, invested in and exited several startups globally.
President, Freshdesk, Inc.
Dilawar heads Freshdesk’s North America business overseeing enterprise sales, marketing, customer success and partnerships. Backed by Tiger Global, Accel Partners and Google Capital, Freshdesk has rapidly grown to more than 70,000 customers globally and has raised $94 million in funding. Prior to joining Freshdesk, Dilawar was involved in companies like Yonja Media Group, Yahoo!, SAP and Siebel. In 2010, President Obama appointed Dilawar to the President’s Advisory Commission on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPI). Dilawar holds an M.B.A. from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and earned Bachelors in Computer Science and Economics from the University of Texas at Austin.
Founder of Blue Mango Capital
Mohamed Elmandjra is founder of Blue Mango Capital and holds a Ph.D. in bioengineering. Prior to this role, Mohamed served as the CEO of Meditel, the second telecom operator in Morocco and one of the country’s largest companies. He is also a board member of Planet Finance Maroc and the co-founder of the Moroccan chapter of Endeavor. He focuses on investments in technology, healthcare, energy and software.