Samer Karam is an angel investor and startup advisor and founder of StartUp Megaphone, an organization tasked by Banque du Liban to manage the international image of Lebanon’s startup ecosystem.

Prior to founding StartUp Megaphone, Karam founded, Seeqnce, which started off as a founder collective providing advisory events and organizational workshops. However, due to their immense success, in 2012 Seeqnce opened their accelerator programme and are now the advisors to the central bank of Lebanon’s $400m sovereign startup fund.

Samer’s own investments span the globe with 10 in the Middle East, 3 in the US, 1 in Scandinavia and 1 in Asia.