Two Bahraini and a UAE startup enter Pitch@Palace finale
Innovations of Bahraini entrepreneurs will be put through their paces today as they compete against 19 others from all around the globe in the final round of the fourth edition Pitch@Palace Global in the UK.
Qualifying to the finale are Bahraini startup MAVI VR led by Shahd Al-Zaki (first place), the UAE startup Aryam, led by Aryam Ahmed (second place and the People Choice Award) and Bahraini startup DocWhere, led by Nahla Al Sunni (the third place).
The qualifying participants completed a two-day Bootcamp with workshops and specialised sessions to introduce them to the opportunities and challenges of the global economy.
Commenting, Dr Ebrahim Mohamed Janahi, Chief Executive at Tamkeen, praised the performance of the Bahraini startups.
“Interactive programmes such as Pitch@Palace allow entrepreneurs to connect with other experts and pioneers from around the world,” he said.
Dr Nasser Ali Qaedi, Tamkeen’s Chief Investment and Marketing Officer, said the event provides a great opportunity for the participants to learn and grow into international markets.