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Ossama Hassanein, PhD
General Partner

In the last 30 years, Ossama has co- managed over $1B in 12 international technology funds, co-investing in 100 companies in Silicon Valley, Europe, and Canada. Funds invested in early stage, spinouts, and mezzanine. Performance consistently exceeded the Russell 2000, sometimes by 10x.

In the last 22 years, he has also acted as chairman or co-founder of nine high technology startups including ACC (acquired by Ericsson), Algety (Corvis), HighDeal (SAP), Highwave (Euronext), NetCentrex (Comverse), nCipher (LSE), Zong (eBay), Echovox in Geneva and BDNA in Silicon Valley. Combined values at exit exceeded $2.4B. In the 80s, Ossama led the expansion financing of 80+ Silicon Valley based companies whose combined market value today exceeds $140 billion (Adaptec, Atmel, Cirrus, PMC-Sierra, Linear Technologies, LSI Logic, and Oracle).

Ossama received his BSEE from the Univ. of Alexandria, completed his MSEE and PhD requirements and his MBA at University of British Columbia, and Ph.D. in Business Administration at California Coast University. He served on the Advisory Boards of Harvard and AUC, and lectures occasionally at Stanford and UC Berkeley. He is a C100 Charter Member and Chairman of TechWadi.





Bruce Bauer, PhD
Founder, General Partner

Alexander Bruehl
General Partner

Ossama Hassanein, PhD
General Partner

Youssri Helmy
General Partner

Tamer Hassanein
Partner

Nader Shenouda
Partner

Eric Delevaque, PhD
European Partner

Rand Hindi, PhD
European Partner

Marc-Alexandre Saba
European Partner

Joe Kell
Chief Financial Officer, CPA




















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