First Slide

Bahrain's Photo Masters Interviewed

Download the latest issue

Ever Wondered how the Kingdom of Bahrain's most successful and most prominent photographers got their start? Find out in the November Issue. The new issue can be downloaded for free from within the Startup Bahrain app on iOS and PlayStore.

Second Slide

Bahrain Noor El Ain

A Nation nation-wide festival Unveiled

Find out all about The Bahrain Noor El Ain Festival (BNEA), a national initiative which aims to create economic and commercial benefit for the Kingdom of Bahrain in our latest issue.


First Interactive Magazine in the Region


Total Install Base


Published Issues


Winner of both Arab and Bahrain eContent Awards

Inside Startup Bahrain

Here, You can see samples of Startup Bahrain magazine pages.

Exclusive Interviews


Thought Provoking Articles


Concise and Relevant How-to guides


Unique and Engaging Opinions


Monthly Handpicks


Choose a Section

  • Exclusive Interviews

  • Thought Provoking Articles

  • Concise and Relevant How-to guides

  • Unique and Engaging Opinions

  • Monthly Handpicks

For Startup Bahrain's latest updates and announcements, please follow us on Twitter

Follow Startup Bahrain

The Team

We’re a team of Bahraini designers, writers, photographers, and entrepreneurs, who have contributed the best to our industry, locally and abroad. We aim to challenge the current expectations and aim higher.


Ahmed AlSawafiri

Startup Bahrain’s founder and editor-in-chief, entrepreneur, geek by profession. Has really short hair.


Bader Kamal

Bader helps design Startup Bahrain, does occasional photography, and finds pleasure in provoking others.


Mazin AlSawafiri

Mazin helps produce this magazine, is an entrepreneur, and passionate about branding.


Ali AlRiffai

Startup Bahrain’s award-winning commercial & editorial photographer and an instructor.


Mohammed Isa Hammad

A funny contributor with a security background, minor identity crises, and an affliction for technology.


Zain AlZayyani

Zain is a contributor, blogger, startup consultant, and chaos manager as a telecom professional.


Hamed Fakhro

A contributor, startup addict, and an inventor while not battling forces of evil. Loves puppies, we heard.


Isa AlMoawdah

A frequent contributor, marketing and branding specialist, consultant, and a student of life.

load more

Stay in touch with Startup Bahrain, Subscribe to our mailing list