Hanin Azzam is the Operations Manager at Zoomaal, the Arab world’s leading crowdfunding platform that’s on a mission to foster and enable a new generation of creatives, social change makers and doers in the region through the power of the crowd. A passionate advocate of grassroots initiatives. She has played a leading role in nurturing and supporting project owners on their crowdfunding strategies and campaigns with a proven track record of success since she joined the platform in 2015. Prior to Zoomaal, Hanin worked on a wide range of media projects and initiatives that included the development and implementation of film festivals, TV productions and independent films. Hanin holds a Bachelor of Communication Arts degree from the Lebanese American University in Beirut and when not working, she can be found reading, supporting the live music scene, or watching the latest theatre productions.