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Nizar Fakih

Co-Founder, STEP Group

Nizar is the co-founder of STEP Group, one of the hottest new media companies for Arab millenials. STEP Group has launched STEP Conference, the largest tech and interactive gathering in the Middle East, StepFeed and YallaFeed, the English and Arabic content and video platforms that have grown to over 3M monthly users and 70M monthly views in less than two years.

He studied Engineering at the American University of Beirut and holds an MBA from IE Business School in Madrid with a focus on Sports Management. He has lived in 6 different countries, speaks 5 different languages and is intrigued by all ideas that drive the modern world: political, social, economical and cultural. He spends a lot of time traveling, watching sports and movies, and reading about almost everything he bumps into.