The Venture in Gulf: 2017 winners

NOW Money (NOW), a new mobile money and remittance platform for the unbanked population of the UAE, has won The Venture 2017 GCC start-up competition, part of Chivas Regal’s $1 million competition to fund social entrepreneurs.
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The Venture 2017 judges (L-R): Charles Blaschke, Soushiant Zanganehpour, Yogi Mehta, Jeremy Lawrence and Gaurav Sabharwal.
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Charles Blaschke, co-founder of takasolutions, served as a judge.
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Health Gate’s founder Maya Alghaith.
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Ilovemypocket’s Pedro Codina. pithcing their idea to the judges.
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Guarav Sabharwal, MD of Pernod Ricard Gulf, with the judges.
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Dubai Eye’s Richard Dean.
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Rania Kanaan from Charicyles pitching her business.
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NOW Money’s Katharine Budd and Ian Dillon are the winners of The Venture 2017 GCC competition.
Tue 21 Feb 2017 12:40 PM GST
By Tamara Pupic