After graduating from Purdue University with a double major in Industrial engineering and Mathematics, Operation Research, Nazeh Ben Ammar pursued a master degree from Stanford University in Industrial Engineering and Management. Nazeh made his thesis on start-ups and entrepreneurship. Nazeh started his career as a service engineer in the oil industry to develop it rapidly afterwards into a family business company, where he holds the chairman position of MAMI one of the leading trade house and turnkey factory supplier for the textile industry.
Nazeh Ben Ammar is also the president and chairman of many companies in the electronics/air conditioning sector, and real estate business. He is is the past president of the Tunisian American Chamber of Commerce and the past Vice President of the AmCham MENA Council. He was also president of the Rotaract Club of Carthage, Tunisia. He is also the founding member of CONECT, the Tunisian employer association and Carthage Business Angels.