Ahmad Sufian Bayram is a social entrepreneur, author, and strategy and creative leader in technology. Since 2012, Ahmad has been supporting hundreds of Syrians to gain access to entrepreneurship opportunities and build a supportive environment.
Ahmed is the Middle East and Africa Regional Manager at Techstars. He is also Jusoor’s entrepreneurship program manager, an adviser in the Techfugees Board, and Entrepreneur in Residence at Aliqtsadi. He also co-chairs several programs with the aim to support startup founders in the Middle East and has an advising role at several startups and non-profit organizations.
Ahmad’s has published “Entrepreneurship In Conflict Zones" book, highlighting the experiences and needs of Syrian entrepreneurs inside the country during the conflict and second book "Entrepreneurship in Exile" insights into Syria refugees startups in host countries.
He has also appeared in top-tier tech publications such as the World Economic Forum, Forbes, The Guardian, Financial Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Huffington Post, and many others. Also, presented in top stages including EU Parlement, World Bank, Goethe Institut, Google, SPARK Ignite, Techfugees summit, Startup Istanbul, and many more.