Saif Edeen El Bendari Falak Head of Business Development

Saif has more than 6 years of experience working in business development, project management and partnerships with some well known international and local entities supporting entrepreneurship. Prior to joining Falak, Saif was the Startup Relations Manager at Riseup, where he was responsible of engaging new startups in the Egyptian entrepreneurship eco-system. He worked closely with Egyptian startups to assist them with RiseUp strong networks and resources. He also lead the special events team managing 20+ events during the 3 days RiseUp Summit. Saif started his career with Mercy Corps as a Agriculture Program Officer where he mentored and provided technical assistance to young entrepreneurs across Cairo, Alexandria, Giza, Luxor & Aswan. Saif was also the CEO and co-founder of Barsima, a startup investing in agriculture in Egypt. Saif holds a BA in Political Science from Cairo University.

Saif has more than 6 years of experience working in business development, project management and partnerships with some well known international and local entities supporting entrepreneurship. Prior to joining Falak, Saif was the Startup Relations Manager at Riseup, where he was responsible of engaging new startups in the Egyptian entrepreneurship eco-system. He worked closely with Egyptian startups to assist them with RiseUp strong networks and resources. He also lead the special events team managing 20+ events during the 3 days RiseUp Summit. Saif started his career with Mercy Corps as a Agriculture Program Officer where he mentored and provided technical assistance to young entrepreneurs across Cairo, Alexandria, Giza, Luxor & Aswan. Saif was also the CEO and co-founder of Barsima, a startup investing in agriculture in Egypt. Saif holds a BA in Political Science from Cairo University.