Roland is the COO (Chief Operating Officer) at AstroLabs, MENA’s premier co-working space, tech hub and entrepreneurship academy.
Prior to AstroLabs, Roland was the Head of Dubai 100, the first digital health accelerator in Dubai and the MENA region. Over 2 years, he helped run 3 cohorts in Dubai and Shanghai with 18 startups from the UK, Germany, Italy, Kenya, Nigeria, China, Singapore and Argentina.
Roland also was a Founding Member and Head of Business Development for Wamda, one of MENA’s largest tech entrepreneurship platforms.
Roland has an MBA from London Business School and a BS in Computer Engineering