Nawaf Nachwan Dandachi (Arabic: نواف نشوان دندشي), born on the 13th of May 1995, is a Lebanese YouTube Partner,Gamer,Software Programmer, and Writer at HowToGeek.com and MalwareTIPS.com.
Nawaf was born in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia on 13 May 1995 into a Sunni Muslim family, the son of Dr. Sahar Chamsi-Pasha and Eng. Nachwan Dandachi. He grew up with two younger sisters, Roa' and Farah, where his father was an civil engineer and projects manager. In 1997 Nawaf attended Thamer International School in Jeddah. In 2005, Dandachi family moved to Beirut, Lebanon where Nawaf attended City International School, one of the major schools in Beirut, where he was awarded a school certificate of excellence in both Arabic Language and Mathematics. On July of the following year, Dandachi family was forced to exit Lebanon due to the apprehensiveness of the political situation days before the start of the 2006 Israel–Hezbollah War and returned to Jeddah. Nawaf attended Global International School where completed the remaining 7 years of his middle and high school education. Nawaf graduated on June 13 2013 with a Cambridge General Certificate of Education Advanced Level qualification of Mathematics,Biology,Chemistry, and Business Studies.
Following his graduation in 2013, he moved to Northern Cyprus where he got admitted to the Faculty of Medicine of Near East University (Turkish: Yakın Doğu Üniversitesi, commonly referred to as YDÜ).
Nawaf Dandachi created his YouTube channel on the 30th of January 2011. Dandachi's channel began to grow swiftly, reaching the milestone of 1,000 subscribers on 11 February 2013, then 2,000 subscribers on mid September 2013. Nawaf's content is mainly distributed among Windows OS How-To Tutorials,Tech Reviews,Gaming,Antivirus Tests, and Custom Productions.