Chicago based Indian American Dr. Tausif Malik launches Gulf Angel Network (GAN), GCC region’s first Angel Network, which aims to create a platform to connect entrepreneurs, investors and startups from GCC region for investment, mentorship and strategic partnership….reports Asian Lite News
Earlier in the year Malik had launched www.GCCStartup.News, Middle-east region’s First Startup News Portal to promote information about startups, innovation & entrepreneurship in the Gulf Region.
Dr. Tausif Malik has a long history of involvement in business, technology, and community organizing. He is the creator of America’s Largest Community based Spelling Bee competition www.Muslimspellngbee.com and founder of www.GCCStartup.Newswww.AIMBSN.com (All India Business Startup Network), IndiaStartupFest.comGCCStartupFest.comwww.Schoolpreneur.Biz
Gulf Angel Network’s main objective is to create a platform to connect entrepreneurs, investors and startups from GCC region for investment, mentorship and strategic partnership to kickstart startup ecosystem especially amongst the GCC population.
Dr. Tausif Malik shared his story as an entrepreneur “ I didn’t win a singIe competition … even though my mother (Mrs. Razia Malik) took me to over 100 competitions ….Every-time I lost at the competition, my mother would say that “Your time will come”….now I’m the creator of America’ Second Largest Competition. That taught me perseverance and dedication. Hence, I would want to offer my expertise and experience to budding entrepreneurs through our Startup Events, Media and Fests.
According to Dr. Malik Gulf Angel Network & www.GCCStartup.News are part of the ecosystem he is developing to support the startup ecosystem, entrepreneurship, incubators, venture capital ecosystem in the Middle-east region to promote local talent and government initiatives”.
Recently in March 25th, 2017 Dr. Tausif Malik was elected as Treasurer Democrats Abroad – India (Democrats Abroad is International Chapter for Democratic Party, U.S.A).
According to Malik, the next agenda for GCC region is to launch GCCStartupFest.com to compete the startup ecosystem.