Hala Fadel


Chairwoman, MIT Enterprise Forum of the Pan-Arab region

Hala Fadel started and chairs the MIT Enterprise Forum of the pan-Arab region, an organization that promotes entrepreneurship in the Arab region, through the MIT Enterprise Forum Arab start-up competition. Hala is also an Angel investor in start-up companies in the Middle East and has started Leap Ventures, a new Venture Capital fund. She has also launched a co-working space in Beirut : “co-working +961″.
Hala was previously a portfolio manager for European Equities at Comgest.
She graduated from HEC in France and attended the Berkeley Haas School of Business. She holds an MBA from the MIT Sloan School of Management.