JENNY AHLZEN

JENNY AHLZEN

Jordan

Co-Founder & Partner at Amam Ventures

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Jenny is a Co-Founder and Partner at Amam Ventures, a gender lens initiative that supports and invests in companies that are committed to equality and diversity.

Middle East & North Africa

Prior to co-founding Amam, Jenny worked as an Investment Principal at Silicon Badia, a leading alternative asset management firm investing in companies developing the next generation of tech-enabled ventures. Jenny has also been part of the Executive Committee of BeyondCapital, an initiative that seeks to build the next generation of asset managers in Jordan. Prior to venture capital, Jenny was the Head of Asset Management at Awraq Investments, the investment arm of Cairo Amman Bank.

Jenny is a Chartered Financial Analyst, a CFA Society Jordan Board Member and the founder of Frmtoo, a crowd-donation initiative. She has been featured as one of the top 20 women in VC in MENA, and is passionate about empowering female entrepreneurs and investment managers.

ABOUT AMAM VENTURES:

Amam Ventures is a Gender Lens initiative that caters to female founders and businesses that are committed to equality. We offer a bundle of financial and non-financial services to ventures that are building sustainable and profitable businesses but need risk capital to grow.