Managing Director, IT Blocks
6:00 - 9:00pm
Graduated from faculty of Civil Engineering, Ain Shams University in 1990, Ayman started his career as a civil engineer acquiring his first master in 1993. In the same year, he shifted his career to Information Technology. In 1995, he got his executive MBA in Information Technology Marketing. Having worked in different positions and gained wide experience in the field, Ayman started his first venture in 1999:otlob.com - a food home delivery portal. Otlob.com was totally acquired just six months after its launch. After the acquisition, Ayman Started IT-Blocks a Professional Software Services firm where multiple projects and businesses were created. Of these businesses are: Gates an IT Training Center, Corsat a brand of training management solutions, Sortak.com a website for printing photos online, Egybanners.com where you find all printed ads from all printed newspapers and magazines online, IT-Blocks Saudi Arabia and others.
Ayman Rashed will talk about how he started and sold Otlob.com, and the challenges and lessons he learned from this experience. Otlob.com was the first real Internet startup exit in Egypt.