SMARTWEEK 2015 TEAM
GLOBAL SMARTWEEK ADVISORS
General Partner, SMARTLAUNCH.vc
Rawy is very passionate about technologies that can significantly improve the way we live and impact healthcare, environment, and energy. Over the years he has witnessed the transformative power of new technologies, which have helped to unearth incredible potential that would otherwise have gone untapped in many African countries, where he has lived.
He brings close to 20 years of thought leadership in the business world. As an executive at Ericsson, he has negotiated hundreds of millions of $ deals, across many different countries. His entrepreneurial journey has started as a new immigrant to Canada in 2010, where he has co-founded, invested and coached more than 15 university startup spinoffs helping them bring their inventions to market.
Rawy has earned his B.Sc. & M.Sc. In Electrical Engineering from Egypt, has an MBA degree from France and attended executive trainings in IMD (Switzerland) and London Business School.