Desiree is a Sr. Product Manager, International Expansion with Amazon.com.
Prior to Amazon, Desiree El-Chebeir helped establish Endeavor-Lebanon. She also served as the Entrepreneur Services Manager, helping CEOs grow their business from $1M-$20M to the $100M level.
Before Endeavor, she established and served as the Director of Operations of the Lebanon Creative Cluster, a Cisco funded non-profit initiative aimed at boosting the creative industries in Lebanon. Desiree was also the regional director for the AllWorld Network, a Harvard based initiative chaired by Prof. Michael Porter, supporting high growth entrepreneurs from emerging countries.
Desiree El-Chebeir completed her MBA at INSEAD in Fontainebleau and Singapore, where she was also president of the Entrepreneurship Club. Before INSEAD, Desiree spent six years with IBM (Silicon Valley and Germany), in roles spanning software development, consulting and client relationship management. Desiree graduated with her BS Cum Laude and on the Dean’s list from the Computer Science and Engineering department at the University of California, San Diego.