Hazem Janahi is a Bahraini serial entrepreneur with a seemingly insatiable appetite for starting new businesses. He was born on September 3, 1975. His entrepreneurial ways began at the age of 13 when he was supporting his family in starting up their chocolate and confectionery business which evolved to become one of the most successful family businesses in their field in the Kingdom of Bahrain.

Today, Hazem is best known as the Founder and Managing Director of Vanguard W.L.L., a Bahraini based venture development advisory boutique specializing in providing professional advice to start-up, emerging, and stagnant businesses. He is highly optimistic, a risk-taker, and believes in changing the paradigm. He currently serves at the board and executive levels of several ventures in industries such as aviation, financial services, automotive, urban development, and manufacturing.


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