Mr. Ebrahim Sonde is an Indian origin Bahraini National, Business Advisory & Investment Bank Specialist with rich industry experience, currently Vice President – Business Advisory Group & Investment with Riyada Consulting and Riyada Investment – A Riyada Group of companies. He has headed more than 400 JV’s, Strategic Tie-Ups & Associations, M & A Assignments, Private Equity & Venture Capital Deals, Corporate Finance Deals, Project Finance & Syndication, Equity Capital Markets (ECM) & Debt Capital Markets (DCM), Structuring & Fund Raising Assignments ( Equity, Debt, Bonds), Sponsorship & Agency Agreements, Investment Management & Research, Feasibility & Consulting Assignments, Market Entry & Marketing Strategies, Bidding & Tendering process, Start ups & Franchise Consulting etc. He is Business Adviser & Facilitator for top 77 business groups from Korea, India, China & Russia in expanding business in MENA Region. He is currently Chief Business Advisor to a member of 200 Most Powerful Arab Women 2014 & Most Powerful Arab Business Women in Listed Co by Forbes Middle East
Harish Kandhari, CEO, World View Travel & Tourism LLC, Dubai.
Hairsh is a seasoned hospitality, travel and tourism professional based out of Dubai, UAE. Harish has been in the industry for nearly three decades now successfully managing his company World View Travel & Tourism LLC, He is an ocean of knowledge in the Leisure travel, Inbound & Outbound Travel industry.
Harish boasts amongst his clients some of the world renowned corporates giants based in the UAE. He is passionate about travel business and excels in client relationship management.
Wasseem is an electrical engineer with wide-range experience in the design and implementation of Industrial Policy, Industrial, and Private Sector Business Development programmes related to SME Development, Innovation policies, Clusters, enterprise credit and value chain analysis and the use of the methodology of systems approach and participatory approach.
Wasseem has wide experience in Regional Development through strategic planning, Industrial and development polices, Innovation, Tourism. He has designed and implemented policies related to IT, software and Creative Industries.
He is based out of Istanbul, Turkey and has extensive management expertise.
With over a decade of international business experience, Krishna currently heads his family business group in Doha, Qatar – Al Baraha Group of Companies & Kora Group of Companies, which has diversified interests in real estate, rent a car, heavy machinery, road construction and general trading. A resident of Qatar since his childhood, Krishna is very excited to be a part of SPOTOU’s family and will spearhead capturing the Qatar and MiddleEast market while further looking to make inroads in the African market.
Krishna is a Computer Science graduate from Kansas State University and has vast experience in Consulting, HR and Project Management.