Infrastructure and Ecosystem Development in the MENA region


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Ali AbuKumail joined the World Bank as a Private Sector Specialist in 2012 in the Finance and Private Sector Unit of the Middle East and North Africa Region. Prior joining the World Bank, he worked as Development Adviser to the Quartet Representative, Tony Blair, from 2009 to 2012. In this capacity, he led policy dialogue and provided multi-level analyses and advice in socioeconomic Issues.

On this episode you'll learn:

-What are the most important infrastructure components needed in the majority of underdeveloped countries in the MENA region?

-Whats the state of Kuwait's entrepreneurial ecosystem

-How can governments across MENA collaborate to make international expansion for startups in the region easier?

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