Perihan is a serial entrepreneur, with an extensive experience in web technologies and digital communication. She is currently the founder and CEO of MoviePigs, a platform for streaming and crowdfunding international films.
Previously she co-founded Qabila Media Productions, a digital content creator that operated across the Arab region, and worked with Google Ireland Ltd. as a Business Strategist, where she consulted large tech companies on their digital advertising strategies. In 2012, she was awarded as the Best Female Entrepreneur from the MIT Enterprise Forum – Pan Arab Region.
She holds an MBA from MIT Sloan School of Management, where she received the Legatum Fellowship for entrepreneurs, and the Dean’s Leadership fellowship.
Outside of the professional world, she loves nothing more than adventurous traveling. She’s a world traveler, keen skydiver, hiker and former competitive basketball player.
Watch Perihan’s talk on vision at the African Innovate Conference 2014 here, and learn more about Qabila Media Productions in her interview with TechCrunch here.
M.B.A., Entrepreneurship & Innovation2013 - 2015