Douja Ben Mahmoud Gharbi has more than 20 years of entrepreneurial and managerial experience. She has been an expert on entrepreneurship, counsellor, and mentor for more than 15 years, trained and certified by UNIDO and ITPO Bahrain. She is also a specialist of private sector and she works with several international organizations such as the EU, GIZ, etc. She is co-founder and CEO of the accelerator REDSTART Tunisia, launched in 2019. Douja is also founding member of CONECT- Confédération des Entreprises Citoyennes de Tunisie- in charge of CSR and entrepreneurship and employment projects.