Tamer Azer

Investment and Venture Development Director, A15

As an entrepreneur and business builder Tamer worked with the global innovation strategy and design firm Fahrenheit 212, co-founded start-ups and worked with entrepreneurs to support launching, scaling and capacity building operations of in the education, technology, consumer protection, publishing, food and beverage and consumer goods industries in 6 different countries. Prior to that Tamer spent a number of years working at the forefront of policymaking with one of the world’s most influential business designers and working to redesign economic, innovation and entrepreneurship policies. Currently, Tamer is leading investments and venture development at A15, an Egyptian entrepreneurial company, working to deliver meaningful impact on Egypt’s entrepreneurship ecosystem. Tamer received his Bachelors degree from the University of Toronto and his Masters degree from the University of Oxford and is also an On Purpose Fellow.