Rawan Bassam

startup space | cairo
Community Manager
Following her entrepreneurial enthusiasm, Rawan has abandoned her medical career after getting a bachelor’s degree in clinical pharmacy from Cairo University. She was introduced to entrepreneurship through joining enactus CU back then in 2011, Rawan led the team to become enactus Egypt’s national champions in 2015. Later, as an Intern at RiseUp she got an in-depth understanding of Egypt’s entrepreneurship ecosystem. Rawan briefly joined the corporate world as an R&D associate in a renewables company. In Startup Haus Cairo, Rawan is innovating the stakeholders’ experience, shaping and growing the community. Outside of enpact, you’ll likely find Rawan playing the piano, having a good read or mostly eating fine food.