Currently CEO Digital at Adline Media Network, one of the biggest independent media-marketing networks.
Tarek is a successful serial entrepreneur and angel investor who founded and successfully sold Careermideast.com, the premier MENA online recruitment and career development portal to A15, before the turn of the millennium. He founded Zanad, the first animation studio in the MENA region and Dubai Angel Investors (DAI), a member-based angel network supporting the startup ecosystem in MENA, where he serves as board member and permanent member of the Investment Committee. Tarek established Connect Ads in 2000 and later served as Managing Partner and Executive Producer at Alkarma Edutainment, where he launched the Pan Arab drama series Al Jami3a and other original programming.
As advisor and strategist, he has successfully executed fundraising and M&As for some of the leading tech startups and media platforms across the Arab world.