Abdullah Alshalabi

CEO & cofounder of FishFishMe, Inc.

    - Have a global experience by working and studying in 5 different countries (UAE, Hong Kong, Spain, Uruguay, USA and Kuwait). Also part of some solid global networks such as 500Startups, Endeavor, Wayra, HKUST and ESADE.

    - CEO and co-founder of, an online platform to help people find and book fishing charter boats around the world, since 2012. A 500Startups company, raised more than $1.5M from local and global investors.

    - CFO and Cofounder of BangBangLab (2011-2012, Barcelona, Spain)

    - Three years of work experience in Asset Management (Private Equity) (2007-2010, Kuwait)

    - UX Designer Certificate from General Assembly (2016, San Francisco, CA)

    - MBA at HKUST (2010-2012, Hong Kong)

    - Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering from Kuwait University (2002-2007, Kuwait)

    - Founder of StartupQ8, a blog and monthly event to help building a startup community in Kuwait

    - Won 1st place for the best e-commerce website in Kuwait (KFAS Awards 2015)

    - Won 3rd place at Asia Venture Challenge Business Plan Competition (2011, Thailand)