Farouk is not just the youngest team member, but he is perhaps also one of the youngest VCs in the world. Despite his young age has been extensively exposed to a variety of business experiences through his family business which ranges from electrical cables to textiles. Furthermore, Farouk has plays an extensive role in the current fund's deal sourcing through his young character which is able to instantly connect with many youth founders in the region. Farouk also sits on the boards of startup companies in various industries from Mobile Technology in Europe to Food and Beverages in Egypt. In his free-time he tries to catch-up with his book club's reading schedule.