Hany is co-founder & CEO at Ribbon - a payments company that makes multi-platform in-stream payments possible. Hany studied Computer Science & Philosophy at The Ohio State University and was part of the youngest team ever accepted into the AngelPad accelerator. Hany built his first business when he was twelve years-old and started programming when he was eleven years-old. He built a large community of game websites during his teenage years, reaching a peak of 500,000 unique users and selling tens of millions of ad unit impressions. An Egyptian, he previously built Kolena (meaning “all of us” in Arabic), an online interactive town-hall using Facebook Connect that helped tens of thousands of Egyptians share their ideas for change during the Egyptian revolution.