9 experienced profiles for a transparent and objective evaluation
The college of startups is created by virtue of Article N°6 of the law N°2018-20 on startups. Its composition, prerogatives and functioning are set by the decree N°2018-840.
ZOUBEIR TOURKI (President)
Zoubeir has been director general of university renovation at the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research (MESRS) since 2016. He was formerly director of the National School of Engineering in Sousse. Dr. Tourki holds a PhD in mechanical engineering from the University of Metz with a post-doctorate at the Federal University of Fluminense.
MOHAMED SALAH FRAD
Med Salah is the Managing Director of UGFS North Africa (a subsidiary of Kipco Group) and has extensive experience in corporate finance, asset management and financial restructuring. Prior to joining Kipco in 2008, he served as Director of Research at MAC SA and led the IPO of 6 companies.
Director of the Entrepreneurship and Business Development Department at the Elgazala Technology Center, since 2004, expert in setting up and running business networks and international partnerships, designer of ecosystems, communication strategies and attractiveness of clusters.
MOHAMED ANIS BACH TOBJI
Anis has a PhD in Business Computing and has been Director of the Higher School of Digital Economy (La Manouba University) since December 2020. He was previously Director of Studies and Internships (2015-2020), and Head of the Information Systems Technologies Department (2011-2014).
Aymen has been a venture capitalist for 12 years with a particular focus on financing and supporting startups. He has worked mainly for two VCs (Sages Capital and Alternative Capital Partners, a subsidiary of the French management company ACG Management) as well as for the IntilaQ Accelerator founded by QFF, Ooredoo and Microsoft.
Houda is the founder and Executive Director of Open Startup, an NGO that aims to foster innovation ecosystems with a focus on creating links with the academic world. OST is an NGO that aims to foster innovation ecosystems with an emphasis on creating links with the academic world.
Firas is an expert in structuring and implementing innovation, business consulting and training programs. His programs have been delivered to EU and UN organizations, GIZ, Orange and other leading organizations in 6 countries in Europe, North America and North Africa.
Selim currently holds the position of Vice President of the ICT Federation and President of the Chamber of Telephony Distributors within UTICA. He is also General Manager of One Tech Mobile (One Tech Group). Selim has extensive experience as Regional Manager at Nokia, Samsung and Sony Ericsson.
Entrepreneur, expert in innovation management and digital transformation and president of the national group of technological innovation, Wahb is an expert in business development in Africa and Business Development Manager at Himilcon, a firm present in several African countries. Wahb is also the founder of Startup Alliance Tunisia.