Hussam Mansour

Founder & CEO at WasteHero

Hussam Mansour has over 8 years of entrepreneurial experience. In 2012, they co-founded Rose Essence, a skincare product for women which featured five product categories and was 100% natural. In 2013, they co-founded Nicetrends, an e-commerce website that imported goods from Alibaba and sold them online in Denmark. In 2015, they co-founded Rabih's Old Barbershop, where they increased the social media followers and activity and grew the team from 2 to 8 people. In 2017, they began working as a Product Manager at GRUNDFOS, where they helped screen and analyze various IoT platforms, technologies, and customer segments to identify value creation and to test product/market fit. In 2018, they became an InnoFounder at the Danish incubator InnoFounder Batch, where they received guidance and insights to polish their business model. In 2017, they also founded and became the CEO of WasteHero.

Hussam Mansour's education history includes a Master of Science (MSc) Cand. polyt. from Aarhus University in Technology Based Business Development, obtained between 2016 and 2018. Before that, they obtained a Bachelor's degree in Business Development Engineering from Aarhus University between 2013 and 2016. Hussam also attended Vejle Tekniske Gymnasium (HTX) from 2009 to 2012, where they obtained a High School degree in Science. Additionally, they have obtained several certifications from Coursera, including Convolutional Neural Networks, Deep Learning Specialization, Improving Deep Neural Networks: Hyperparameter tuning, Regularization and Optimization, Structuring Machine Learning Projects, and Neural Networks and Deep Learning.


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  • Founder & CEO

    June, 2017 - present