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Samer Aljishi

Entrepreneur • Advisor Bahrain, BH

President, BFG International. Previously Industrial Advisor, Ministry of Industry Bahrain. Princeton grad.

President, BFG International. Previously Industrial Advisor, Ministry of Industry Bahrain. Princeton grad.

2 vouches

Primary Skillsets

  • Product
  • Operations
  • Mechanical Engineering
I have an idea, but I'm open to other ideas

Primary Cofounder Skillsets

  • • Product
  • • Operations
  • • Mechanical Engineering

Involved In


BFG International


Gulf Air
Bahrain Economic Development Board
Bahrain Mumtalakat Holding Company
Ministry of Industry Bahrain


President BFG International January 1992 - present
Industrial Advisor Ministry of Industry Bahrain January 1990 - December 1991
Humboldt Research Scientist Max Planck Institute for Solid State Physics January 1988 - December 1989


Princeton University Electrical Engineering, Solid State Physics 1982 - 1987
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Electric Power Engineering 1978 - 1982

Interested In

Cofounder With
  • • Fundraising
Markets of Interest
  • • Enterprise Software
  • • Productivity Tools
  • • Robotics
  • • Consumer Electronics
  • • 3D Printing
  • • Transportation
  • • Mobile
  • • Healthcare
  • • Wearable Tech
  • • Green

You Should Know About Me

Key Strengths

Engineering • Manufacturing • Product Development • Composites • Lean manufacturing

Key Accomplishments

Not completed yet

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Adel Hameed ARGA
I'm working on side projects that I'm passionate about hoping that I could take them full time once the prototype phase shows positive demad
Dr. Samer is known for having transformed his family business from a small manufacturing company to a high tech group with 6 factories aroun ... d the world specialising in composites (i.e. trains, buses). He's been advising some key officials such as HRH the Crown Prince of Bahrain and the CE of Bahrain Economic Development Board. Thanks to his advice, he helped me validate some opportunities and how to plan next steps thinking globally in a smart way. I know he's been helping other tech startups as well.