The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI), Kuwait Chapter as part of its continuing professional education initiative for its members held another signature event ‘How to be an Entrepreneur’.
The speaker for the evening was Abdulla Hassan, CEO of Dhow Capital and a renowned Venture capital investor, life coach and mentor. Mr. Abdulla has led investments in startups all over the world and looks for innovative ideas and new trends while deciding on the investment.
The speaker explained a few simple steps on how to succeed as an entrepreneur. He also explained why more than 85 percent of the startups fail. Each step was explained in simple terms with personal examples and inspiring anecdotes. The audience appreciated the local examples cited by the speaker.
Noel Cherian, Chairman of the Kuwait Chapter welcomed the gathering. The members stood in silence as a mark of respect to the Indian soldiers who lost their lives in the recent terror attack. Deepak Bindal, Treasurer introduced the speaker. Aditya Dhanuka conducted the raffle draw for the members. The vote of thanks was proposed by Mr. Rabin Gonsalves. The event was sponsored by NBK, VIVA, AL Mulla Exchange and Focus Net.