|Location||Upcoming Cycle||Final Deadline||Start Date||End Date|
|Cairo||Cairo – Cycle 10||Nov 15, 2017||Jan 01, 2018||Apr 15, 2018||Apply Now|
|Jeddah||Jeddah – Cycle 9||Aug 15, 2017||Oct 15, 2017||Jan 31, 2018||Apply Now|
|Abu Dhabi||AD – Cycle 4||Oct 15, 2017||Jan 01, 2018||Mar 31, 2018||Apply Now|
|Beirut||Cycle 2 – Beirut||Feb 15, 2018||Mar 01, 2018||Jul 31, 2018||Apply Now|
|Tunis||Tunis – Cycle 2||Jan 15, 2018||May 15, 2018|
Alaa Alhashem is the managing director of the investment portfolio at Malaz Capital. He’s responsible for post-acquisition value creation processes, thus enabling the portfolio companies to outperform. Alaa leads the origination, deployment and portfolio management functions for the Saudi Small-Medium- Enterprises Fund. He guards the interests of the investors by playing an active role in the portfolio companies as non-executive director or shareholder representative. Alaa is also responsible for corporate planning from strategy, risk and strategic alliance perspectives. Before joining Malaz Capital Alaa has worked in consulting, real estate, investment and banking. Alaa is Chartered Director and Fellow of the Institute of Directors in London and serves in several boards as independent director. Alaa is MBA holder from the UK with a background in accounting and special emphasis on governance and strategy. He’s interested in sustainable development and the measurement of return on social investments.