Author Archives: Livia Murray

Exit fever

Exit fever

This article is part of an Executive special report on entrepreneurship. Read more stories as they’re published here, or pick up November’s issue at newsstands in Lebanon.   The idea of a successful entrepreneur re-investor has been verified everywhere. It’s a virus,” says Hala Fadel, chair of the MIT Enterprise Forum for the Pan Arab

No more wasted fuel

This company is part of Executive’s Top 20 in science and technology. Read more stories of our special report on entrepreneurship in Lebanon, as they’re published here.   Water System HHO Industry: Energy efficiency Year of incorporation: 2000 Project launch: 2008 Employees: None Board of directors: No Founder: Fadi Moghrabi   Entrepreneurs are often commended

Entrepreneurship and education

This company is part of Executive’s Top 20 in science and technology. Read more stories of our special report on entrepreneurship in Lebanon, as they’re published here.   White Mountain Technologies   Industry: Information Technology and software for education providers Product: Skoolee school management and student information system Year of establishment: 2007 Shareholders: Five shareholders,

Mobile transactions for all

This company is part of Executive’s Top 20 in science and technology. Read more stories of our special report on entrepreneurship in Lebanon, as they’re published here.   Via Mobile   Industry: Financial services and ICT Project/Product: Simba mobile payment solution Year of incorporation: 2010 Product launch: 2013 Employees at time of interview: Six and

Your way to avoid traffic

This company is part of Executive’s Top 20 in science and technology. Read more stories of our special report on entrepreneurship in Lebanon, as they’re published here.   Tari’ak   Industry: ICT Project/product: Tari’ak Product launch: 2014 Employees: None, four members involved in project hold equity Board of directors: No, two-member board of advisors Founder:

An end to power cuts

This company is part of Executive’s Top 20 in science and technology. Read more stories of our special report on entrepreneurship in Lebanon, as they’re published here.   Sharp Minds   Industry: Electricity storage and renewable energy Year of incorporation: 2011 Project/Product: Energy24 Founders/Shareholders: Antoine Saab and Nadia Moussouni  Employees: Two technicians, plus four technicians

Big Data management

This company is part of Executive’s Top 20 in science and technology. Read more stories of our special report on entrepreneurship in Lebanon, as they’re published here.   Roxana Industry: ICT, Big Data, data analytics, information intelligence Project/Product: Implify Year of incorporation: 1999 (SARL), 2001 (offshore), 2005 (SAL) Product launch: 2014 Employees: 16 Board of

Tech and land combined

This company is part of Executive’s Top 20 in science and technology. Read more stories of our special report on entrepreneurship in Lebanon, as they’re published here.   LifeLab research Project: Computer controlled 3,000 square meter hydroponic farm in South Lebanon Industry: Agriculture and IT Founder: Ali Makhzoum Employees at time of interview: None Board

Aiming for solar success

This company is part of Executive’s Top 20 in science and technology. Read more stories of our special report on entrepreneurship in Lebanon, as they’re published here.   Green Tech   Industry: Alternative energy Year of incorporation: 2003 Employees: 12 Board of directors: No Founders: Alec Koulajian, Kevork Koulajian   For about four months of

A different kind of password

This company is part of Executive’s Top 20 in science and technology. Read more stories of our special report on entrepreneurship in Lebanon, as they’re published here.   Ki   Industry: Information technology, security hardware and software Founders: Priscilla Elora Sharuk, Antoine Jebara Project launch: 2013 Employees at time of interview: None Board of directors:

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