As Head of Global Startup Programs, Fadwa is responsible for the successful implementation of 500’s founder-facing programs globally including the Flagship San Francisco Program and the MENA Accelerator Program. She has a strong operational background which she leverages to support the team in scaling its reach globally. She herself has implemented programs in Saudi Arabia, Malaysia, Indonesia, and has supported programming in Japan, Russia, and Cambodia. She previously worked at startups in Argentina and Egypt and speaks Arabic and Spanish.

As Head of Global Startup Programs, Fadwa is responsible for the successful implementation of 500’s founder-facing programs globally including the Flagship San Francisco Program and the MENA Accelerator Program. She has a strong operational background which she leverages to support the team in scaling its reach globally. She herself has implemented programs in Saudi Arabia, Malaysia, Indonesia, and has supported programming in Japan, Russia, and Cambodia. She previously worked at startups in Argentina and Egypt and speaks Arabic and Spanish.

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