أماني زاهر

Amany Zaher

Researcher at Forbes Middle East

ARTICLES

2 days ago

Software Firm Infor Bags $1.5 Billion Investment Ahead Of Potential IPO

The new investment comes as Infor prepares for a potential IPO in 2019 or 2020 that analysts say that could be valued at $60 billion – the largest ever that a New York-based tech company has ever...
By Amany Zaher 3 min read
2 days ago

Europe Launches Its First Artificial Intelligence Platform

The project is being financed with $22.8 million from the European Commission and is being coordinated by the Thales Group—79 organizations from 21 EU countries participated.
By Amany Zaher 4 min read
4 days ago

Masdar And Taaleri To Launch A JV Boosting Renewable Energy Projects In Europe

Abu Dhabi’s renewable energy company, Masdar, and Finnish wind and solar developer and fund manager, Taaleri Energia, will develop renewable energy projects in Central and Eastern Europe.
By Amany Zaher 4 min read
5 days ago

Investcorp And Coller Capital $1 Billion Underwriting Deal

Bahrain-based investment firm Investcorp has signed an agreement with British group, Coller Capital, to underwrite its European private equity portfolio under a $1 billion buyout fund.
By Amany Zaher 4 min read
1 week ago

Egyptian Billionaire, Nassef Sawiris, Sells Part Of Lafarge Holcim Stake For $67.5 Million

Egyptian billionaire Nassef Sawiris reportedly reduced his stake in the world’s biggest cement maker, Lafarge Holcim, in December by nearly 1.6 million shares.
By Amany Zaher 3 min read
1 week ago

75% Of Middle East Organizations Plan To Adopt The Cloud In 2019

Three quarters of the Middle East organizations that have not yet moved their digital estates and IT environments to the cloud plan to do so , according to Microsoft.
By Amany Zaher 5 min read
1 week ago

Egypt’s Mo Salah Crowned CAF African Player Of The Year

Egyptian footballer Mohamed Salah has been crowned 2018 CAF African Player of the Year for the second successive year, on the same day as Egypt won the rights to host the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations.
By Amany Zaher 4 min read
1 week ago

MENA Startups Break New Record In 2018, Bagging $893 Million In Investment

2018 proved to be another record year for the MENA startup ecosystem, with total funding up 31% from 2017, according to MAGNiTT’s 2018 MENA Venture Investment Report.
By Amany Zaher 7 min read