Ziad Matar is co-founder and partner at Meditari, a Digital Advisory Network bridging the gap between Global Innovation and Local Opportunities, he is also a Board Member at Potential.com and President of the Dubai Chapter of TiE, a global organization fostering entrepreneurship around the world since 1992. Ziad is a seasoned technology executive with a proven track record in global technology companies, where he built and developed business partnerships across the Middle East and Africa region.
Following a long career at Ericsson where he held various technology and sales roles, Ziad led the Strategic Business Development activities for Qualcomm in the region where he was responsible for driving commercialization of new technologies such as IoT and 5G. Ziad is an angel investor sitting on the boards of several companies in addition to advising and mentoring entrepreneurs. He is a parallel entrepreneur, casual photographer, accidental athlete, and Chief BBQ Officer.
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