In this episode of Business Transformation Explained that aired live on 27th January 2021, Microsoft expert, ex-Careem and Forbes 30 Under 30 entrepreneurs joined the virtual stage for an edition packed with lively discussion on what changed in entrepreneurship after 2020 and where is the ecosystem heading in 2021. 

With the global pandemic continuing to affect the globe and with the hopes that mass vaccination will help return   to a normal, entrepreneurs are entering a new year full of challenges and opportunities alike. From start-ups built on digital nomadism to disruptors in the field of education & healthcare, entrepreneurs across the globe are on a race to find and solve the biggest challenges that humanity is facing. 

Will entrepreneurs help rebuild the post-Covid world? REPLAY NOW! 


NYLA KHAN – Co-founder | Educator & Keynote Speaker | Forbes 30 Under 30

Nyla Khan is the co-founder for Mirai Partners, Willow Tree Kids, and Kids World Nurseries. She is a Forbes 30 Under 30 millennial educator who has over the past ten years lived, worked, and pursued the same dream of wanting to create sustainable and scalable change for the most vulnerable among us. Over the past two years, as the co-founder at Mirai, Nyla brought artificial intelligence and literacy assessment to governments across the MENA region, with a potential impact on millions of students. On the other hand, with Willow Tree Kids and Kids World Nurseries, she and her team have been pioneering a new nursery for “the new normal,” along with launching the first machine learning-enabled personalized early learning platform.


Growth marketing expert, Nelio Leone has an impressive track record having built the brands Careem and Washmen into the powerhouses brands status. Nelio is now the founder of the growth hacking agency Urban Monks.

ROBERTO CROCI – Managing Director, Microsoft for Startups MEA

With over 20 years’ experience working for the likes of Microsoft and Google, Roberto Croci’s passion lies in innovation, startups and PEOPLE. Relationship driven, he has bridged the gap between corporates and startups across more than 20 countries, helping them develop real solutions that solve real world problems.



Daniel SolomonCEO @EROE & Co-Founder @EroeGo

Daniel Solomon is the CEO and Delivery Advisor of EROE and the co-founder of EroeGo the newest sustainable delivery app.