Yossi Hasson is MD of Techstars Africa. He is a passionate entrepreneur and angel investor.

Prior to Techstars, Yossi co-founded SYNAQ, an open source cloud email security company. After scaling to 1 million users, SYNAQ was acquired by Dimension Data and awarded Top 20 Tech Start-up in Africa by Forbes Magazine. In 2015, Yossi co-founded WeThinkCode_, Africa’s first tuition-free tech talent incubator. WeThinkCode_ aims to train and develop Africa’s next 100,000 computer programmers. 

Yossi has an MBA from the Gordon Institute of Business Science. He also lectures on Entrepreneurship and is a member of Endeavor and Entrepreneurs Organization.