Said Hassan is the marketing and startup expert at Gaza Sky Geeks, a startup accelerator in Gaza, Palestine. He has previously worked at Sadaf Technology Development in Gaza, one of the fastest growing tech startups in the Arab world, and at Souq.com, the largest e-commerce platform in the MENA region.
Said is an award-winning graphic designer and winner of the best Facebook marketing awards in 2013 by the Pan Arab Web Awards. He holds a bachelor and is a candidate for an MBA in marketing from the Arab Academy for Science, Technology, and Maritime Transport.
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