Rabea Ataya is the founder and CEO of Bayt.com, the Middle East’s leading job site, which now serves over 9,750,000 professionals and 40,000 employers from its 12 regional offices. He is also a co-founder of Gonabit.com, the region’s first group purchasing site. Prior to Bayt.com, Rabea founded and managed InfoFort, the Middle East’s first and leading records management company with operations throughout the Middle East.

Rabea is a graduate of Stanford University with a BS in Electrical Engineering and an MS in Engineering Economic Systems.