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Startup Grind is the largest independent startup community, actively educating, inspiring, and connecting entrepreneurs globally in partnership with Google for Startups.

The cornerstone of our global community are monthly events featuring successful local founders, innovators, educators and investors who share lessons learned on the road to building great companies. Founded in Silicon Valley, Startup Grind has helped millions of entrepreneurs build their businesses, connect with strategic partners, and secure funding.

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The Story of Finalrentals.com

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THIS IS A FREE EVENT - PLEASE FINISH YOUR RSVP IN THE LINK BELOW https://www.startupgrind.com/events/details/startup-grind-dubai-presents-the-story-of-finalrentalscom-1/ Our guest speaker is Ammar Akhtar, the Founder & CEO of Finalrentals.com Finalrentals.com is the largest car rental marketplace place in UAE. It has won several accolades including - the best digital business of the year 2018 (Gulf Capital Meed Award), the Poland Prize by Techseed by ministry of economic development in Gdansk Poland and European Union Funds, and is on the path to grow. Agenda --- Hosted By Falaq Tromboo, Chapter Director Damu Winston, MBA, PMP, CBP, co-director A Dubai-based, American engineer with a focus on developing digital strategies, products, and services. Following a career in consulting within the emerging technologies and innovation domains, which span the United States and countries in the Middle East. Damu has expanded to training and authoring literature about Blockchain and its impact on businesses and society as a whole. In his book, I Don't Trust You, But Blockchain and Bitcoin Will Help, he explores the whys and hows of blockchain from a business perspective, cutting through the technical jargon, and making this emerging technology easy to understand for anyone who reads it. Having worked on software patents, and experiences in the financial services, healthcare, technology, and nuclear energy sectors, Damu is a seasoned professional with over 15 of years building emerging technology solutions. --- Global Partner Partner Offers (https://sgtr.cc/30ISrF1) When starting or growing a business, there’s no shortage of important decisions you need to make. We’re here to help with that. Our Preferred Partner Matrix is a highly-curated set of resources and offers provided by organizations we know and love, designed to help you navigate the startup journey. Whether you’re just getting started, hiring your first few employees, or scaling globally – there’s something here for you (and we’ll be adding something new each month!). Google for Startups (https://sgtr.cc/3gH3T9B) Google for Startups is Google’s initiative to help startups thrive across every corner of the world. We bring the best of Google's products, connections, and best practices to enable startups to build something better. CMS (https://cms.law/en/INT/Insight/Start-ups) CMS is one of the largest law firms in the world. 1,100 partners. 4,800 lawyers. 41 countries. 72 offices. CMS works for Fortune 500 enterprises, FT European 500 enterprises, and DAX 30 organizations. With an equal drive, it helps clients to transform their start-ups into game-changers through their international start-up program equIP. Presenting CMS (https://cms.law/en/INT/Insight/Start-ups) CMS is one of the largest law firms in the world. 1,100 partners. 4,800 lawyers. 41 countries. 72 offices. CMS works for Fortune 500 enterprises, FT European 500 enterprises, and DAX 30 organizations. With an equal drive, it helps clients to transform their start-ups into game-changers through their international start-up program equIP. --- Startup Grind is a global startup community designed to educate, inspire, and connect entrepreneurs. We host monthly events in more than 600 cities and 125+ countries featuring successful local founders, innovators, educators and investors who share personal stories and lessons learned on the road to building great companies. Our monthly fireside chat interviews, startup mixers and annual conferences provide ample opportunities to connect with amazing startups and the people behind them, tap into a strong support network, form meaningful connections and gain inspiration for the startup journey ahead. For more information visit StartupGrind.com or follow us on twitter @StartupGrind. --- THIS IS A FREE EVENT - PLEASE FINISH YOUR RSVP IN THE LINK BELOW https://www.startupgrind.com/events/details/startup-grind-dubai-presents-the-story-of-finalrentalscom-1/

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We are hosting Ambareen Musa (CEO Souqalmal.com)

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