We at PalTechUS support the Palestinian ecosystem through linkages, connections, access to the US and global markets, and transferring knowledge to Palestine’s tech ecosystem to create sustained and valuable employment opportunities for youth in Palestine.

Our Values

We are inspired by the following values that guide our work to achieve our mission:
















Encourage global and multinational companies to invest in establishing remote offices and R&D centers in Palestine.
Partner with US-based andPalestinian-owned techcompanies to increaseoffshoring & outsourcingof local Palestinian talent.
Facilitate the up-skillingand re-skilling of IT & softskills, mentorship, andinternships for Palestinianstudents, graduates, andentrepreneurs.

Our Team

Board Members

Louisa Rahmani


Louisa Rahmani has over 15 years of experience in advancing partnerships to accelerate impact…

Advisory Council

Areen Shahbari

Areen Shahbari has over 15 years of corporate, business training, and consulting experience, working…

Tahani Abu Daqqa

Board member and volunteer with Damour for community development working in environmental projects.

Board of…

Ammar Aker

Ammar Aker is the Palestine Telecom Group CEO and a member of its Board…

Naser Aloul

With 35 years of diversified experience; in Saudi Arabia, Jordan & Palestine.

Working with Foundations…

Larry Cooley

Founder and President Emeritus of Management Systems International, Larry Cooley has more than 40…

Bassem El-Wazir

An IT professional and thought leader with passion for innovation and entrepreneurship. Bassem is…

Loay Elbasyouni

Loay was Part of the NASA team that made history in April 2021 for…

Larry Garber

Larry Garber is an independent consultant with more than 35 years of experience working…

Fakhira Halloun

Fakhira Halloun is a Palestinian citizen of Israel. She completed her doctorate in 2019…

Zahi Khouri

Zahi W. Khouri, a Palestinian- American born in Jaffa, Palestine is the Founder, former…

Rashad Massoud

Rashad Massoud, MD, MPH, FACP is Senior Vice President and Chief Program Officer at…

Manal Zraiq

Mrs. Zraiq is a Palestinian business woman, Chairwoman of al Mustaqbal School, Chairwoman of…

Our Sponsors

Contact us

Email: info@paltechus.org

Address: 11710 Plaza America Drive

Suite 2000

Reston, Virginia

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