Valentina Primo

A storyteller, a travel blogger and a journalist specialized in peace studies and human rights, Valentina Primo has been reporting on human interest stories and the startup landscape in Egypt and the Middle East for the past five years. In 2017 she launched Startup Scene Middle East, a platform that sheds lights on the Arab changemakers reshaping their countries. She has given workshops and keynote speeches at conferences across Egypt, Palestine, Italy, Norway, and Russia, and is currently writing a book about Egypt's valiant female entrepreneurs. She is Startup Scene's Editor-in-Chief and leads the #SceneHumans series at Cairoscene.