Los Angeles-based Rama Chakaki calls herself a connector. As co-founder of a non-profit social impact fund for technology and education, and principal at a venture capital and private equity TURN8 Fund, she leverages her network to inspire, enable and support teams in achieving targets.
In this Wednesday, April 5, 2017, photo, a woman writes a note on a board during the opening day of Step 2017 Conference and Music in Dubai, UAE. (AP)
Young entrepreneurs work at the Amman-based Oasis 500, a seed investment firm which finances start-up firms in the region’s IT sector, on November 2, 2011. (Reuters)
U.S. Vice President Joe Biden speaks during a conference with young Emirati entrepreneurs in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Tuesday, March 8, 2016. (AP)
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Toyota’s commitment to ALJ and the region can serve as a lesson for other aspiring entrepreneurs. (Photo courtesy: ALJ)