Nabeel Meghji

Nabeel Meghji was born in Kenya, grew up in Tanzania and lives in Iowa. He is an entrepreneur who founded Heartland 2 Africa, an international firm that connect US companies to African markets. He splits his time between the Midwest and various African countries. He is also the founder and president of Peak 4 Poverty, a US non profit that organizes mountain hiking adventures where the funds raised goes towards providing education scholarships to AIDS orphans in Africa. He is the co-organizer of TedxDesMoines and a strong believer of bringing communities together through the power of sharing ideas. He is a soccer fanatic and always finds time in his crazy travel schedule to catch the English Premeir League.