, the region’s first online work marketplace enabling freelancers to earn an income safely . Operating on the Microsoft Cloud has given Nabbesh the tools to build a rich, scalable and highly available infrastructure that enables them to do more, to empower the region’s talented freelance community.Nabbesh migrated from Amazon to Microsoft Azure, one of the BizSpark products, which has helped streamline all data processing and sharing.

“We are leveraging technology to create work opportunities. Although we are a young company, we have helped over 5000 people get jobs in the region and we plan to create jobs for the 400 million people in the Arab world,” said Loulou Khazen Baz, Founder and CEO of Nabbesh.

“We want entrepreneurs to realize their dreams through the power of technology. Our goal is about enabling companies to do more and become more productive,” said Michael Mansour, Regional Director, Apps and Innovations, Microsoft Gulf.


To qualify for BizSpark, a startup must be in the business of developing software, privately held and generating less then $1M in annual revenue. More information on the eligibility of companies is available on