Dr. Khaldoon Tabaza

Founder & MD, iMENA Group

Rua Growth Fund


"In the last 20 years, Khaldoon has founded, invested in, managed and advised many successful online, technology and media companies in the MENA region. This includes the first venture-backed online business in the Arab world, Arabia.com, which he founded in 1995. In 2013, Khaldoon founded iMENA Group - a leading venture capital investment company that backs innovative technology startups across the MENA region. Khaldoon was recognized by the World Economic Forum as a Young Global Leader. He is also a Kauffman Venture Fellow and a member of the Young Presidents Organization. He holds a Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery from The University of Jordan and has completed the Young Global Leaders Leadership and Policy education program at Harvard University’s Kennedy School."