The very first Startup Grind X chapter in Male’ is coming online on 03rd May 2020. The virtual event, organised in partnership with Sparkhub, will take place at 2000 hours on Sunday.
Startup Grind is the largest independent startup community and has been actively educating, inspiring and connecting entrepreneurs around the globe. Free for registration through the website, the virtual event is the perfect platform to venture into an entrepreneurial mindset.
The Startup Grind X chapter in Male’ will feature Mohamed Afzal (Apo), CTO and Co-founder of RAGE. RAGE is one of the fasted growing online to offline technology and retail platforms in Malaysia. The company reinvented local coffee scene with a new café concept and a mobile application.
With over 09 years of expertise, Apo has worked as a developer for leading Maldivian media channels like sun.mv, avas.mv and vnews.mv. He has also worked with notable companies such as LottieFlies and Hummingbird Travel. Furthermore, he is the lead engineer for SOCAR Malaysia which is the largest car-sharing platforms in South Asia. Apo was recently featured among Forbes Asia’s list of Top 30 Young Entrepreneurs.
Startup Grind was founded in Silicon Valley with the aim to bring together individuals to connect, learn, teach, help, build and belong. Through local events, flagship conferences, startup programs, partnerships, and online media, Startup Grind collectively reaches over 3.5 million individuals worldwide.
Sparkhub is a management consultancy firm specializing its core resources in strengthening the startup ecosystem in Maldives. The company, in collaboration with entrepreneurs and enterprises aim to support and nurture the growth of startups in the country.