Wael Al Masri

Nicosia, Cyprus

Global Winner of NASA SpaceApps 2017, Founder & CEO of SoilTron, CEO of Innaton Technologies
Wael's Skills
Leadership
Entreprenurship
Entrepreneurial Start-ups
Entrepreneurial Experience
PCB Design
Digital Circuit Design
Assembly Language
C
Creativity
Programming
Sales
Strategy
Fundraising
Recruiting
Technical
Growth
Business Development
Product Management
Public Relations
Marketing
Open to networking with people holding these skills
Lean Startup
Entrepreneurial Start-ups
Start-ups
Start-up Projects
Start-up Leadership
Entrepreneurship
Growth
Programming
Finance
Strategy
Recruiting
Product Management
Operations
Design
Business Development
Legal
Fundraising
Sales
User Experience
Technical
Public Relations
Marketing
Background

Age Group

<25

About Wael

Student/ Entrepreneur

Passionate entrepreneur with a constant will to bring innovation in the field of technology.

From both Syrian parents, born and raised in Cyprus.
Languages: Greek, Arabic, English.

For the last 5 years I have worked on various projects & start-ups mostly in the field engineering. I have had many ups & downs with many failures and a few success stories.
Current Priority >> Founder & CEO of Innaton Technologies.
Innaton is a new start-up company with 20 members from various ages and backgrounds working on 3 tech projects in the fields of Drones, Exoskeletons and Chemistry-fashion. The company has started by the end of Summer 2017 so more details will be available soon.


Some of my latest achievements:

Finalist at WebSummit PICTH 2016
PITCH is the startup competition at Web Summit that brings together the world’s leading early-stage startups for a live on-stage battle. Final pitch was in front of 15,000 attendees and global media coverage.

Leader of the global winning team of NASA Space Apps Challenge Hackathon 2017.

Holder of multiple prizes in local start-up competitions.

Mentor at Startup Weekend Cyprus 2017
Startup Weekend is a global grassroots movement of active and empowered entrepreneurs . It is the largest community of passionate entrepreneurs with over 1800 past events in 120 countries around the world in 2014.

Speaker at LeanStart 2017
LeanStart is a 7-day Summer program aimed to help teenagers get into entrepreneurship world.

Speaker at Youth Entrepreneurship Club Greece
Judge at various start-up competitions.

Organizing member of a 45 members team in Aristotle University | Department of Computer Engineering. The main target of this team is gaining practical skills in the field of engineering through the concept of working on multiple tech projects.

Quote

ENTREPRENEURSHIP is living a few years of your life like most people won't, so that you can spend the rest of your life like most people can't. - Unknown

Work Experience

Team Leader

Global Winners of NASA SpaceApps Hackathon | NestFold

April 2017 - October 2017

Global Winners of NASA SpaceApps Hackathon. Invited to attend the launch of TDRS-M satellite. Successfully raised over 80.000 euro sponsorship in a period of 3 weeks for expenses coverage of the 17 team members.

Entrepreneurial Advisor

Youth Business Network Cyprus

July 2017 - Today

Student Ambassador & Mentor

C4E Center for Entrepreneurship

June 2017 - Today

CEO & Founder

SoilTron

October 2016 - Today

SoilTron’s revolutionary technology is capable of producing unlimited electricity from soil, which can be integrated with numerous applications regardless of weather and location.

Junior Researcher

CyRIC (Cyprus Research & Innovation Center)

September 2015 - October 2016

Performed experimental concepts, designed and built complicated circuits and systems. Attended worldwide tech events presenting the company to potential customers and scouting for new technologies.

Computer Repair Technician

G.Kallenos infosystems Ltd

July 2013 - September 2013

Installed hardware and software systems, set up computer security measures, configured computer networks, troubleshooted a variety of computer issues, maintained and repaired equipment

Education

University of Cyprus

B.Sc. in Electrical and Computer Engineering

2015 - 2019

Erasmus+ | Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

B.Sc. in Electrical and Computer Engineering

2017 - 2018