Walied is a serial entrepreneur brings over 20 years of expertise in technology, innovation, sustainability, tourism, mobility & data science, He is a Top 50 Most Impactful Social Innovator (Global Listing), Top 100 Sustainable CEO's (Middle East), Young Arab Leader (YAL) and a member of Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI), an entrepreneur, who has scaled ventures from start to global success such Formula Word Sport who has been the exclusive promoter to UIM F2 World Cup. Walied is currently the founder & CEO of INBOUND a Connected Vehicles & Intelligent Mobility Startup from Dubai severing the region most mission-critical to solve daily mobility challenges through IOT, M2M, Autonomy, AI & Machine Learning. Walied has been a supporter of the entrepreneurship in the region, during the course of his career Walied has trained 10th of local and expertise students from HTC, Sharjah University, Singapore Management University he has always believed in the young youth as main drivers for the economy. In 1998 he joined the founders of cityshow.com which was the first listing directory in GCC starting from Oman. In 2000 he then joined the founding team for a major government online initiative in UAE to promote commerce & tourism “sharjahtourism.ae”; he was also a founding member of the committee to establish sharjah.ae. In 2006 he co-founded Formula World Sport as the first sports marketing agency in the region, taking it to global success by acquiring the exclusive world promoter-ship for UIM F2 World Cup Powerboats championship. In 2008 he joined the advisory board for Emirates Investment Group providing corporate strategy & business performance consultancy to subsidiaries such as Enshaa PJSC, Capital Club, Palazzo Versace, and Emirates Financial Tower. In 2011 he founded INBOUND in Dubai to bring the latest innovation in digital sphere to the region, INBOUND is providing service such as Driver Behavior Management, Student Transportation Safety Monitoring, Environmental Driving Enhancement, to clients such as Emirates Transport, Emirates Airline, Emirates Post, Abu Dhabi Education Council, Government Summit, ARMS Group, Qatar Post etc. In 2013 he founded Stationery, Inc as the first and largest school & Office Supplies eCommerce service, as a pure play, dropship e-commerce Stationery, Inc is bringing efficiency, availability & value to clients in the region through a partnership with top-tier suppliers. In 2014 Walied has introduced Elance to the UAE through the mobilization program; he worked with In5, The Cribb, Arabian Business, Turn8 to introduced “Work from Anywhere”, “Reinvent Work” and “The Pulse Community” to support entrepreneurship and to fight unemployment, after only 6 months from the launch the effort was very successful that Elance-Odesk now has started a full operation in UAE. Walied has been working with Dubai Tech Night, Capital Club, Startup weekend, i360 Accelerator, Ibtikari, Tejar Dubai, Ruwad, In5, YAL, Elance-Odesk, and Impact HUB, to add value to the ecosystem through mentorship, events, and presentations.