Location: Beirut, Lebanon
Cedar Mundi Ventures (“CMV”) is a Lebanese venture capital firm investing in international technology startups, having substantial economic presence in Lebanon and growth opportunities in the Middle East.
CMV invests, or co-invests alongside key European / US VC firms, in Series-A, -B and -C of mid- to late-stage technology startups.
CMV reaches out to its European tech networks, and to the Lebanese Diaspora in particular, to bring to the region best-in-class technology startups founded or led by Lebanese entrepreneurs or friends abroad, seeking expansion capital and hands-on support from our corporate resources to access the Middle East markets.
We indeed believe the Middle East offers tremendous growth opportunities for digital technology, which are best accessed from Lebanon as a regional tech hub, where innovative startups benefit from a cost-efficient, multicultural and tech-savvy workforce.
CMV is part of Kuwait Holding group, a leading principal investor, asset manager and tech-driven conglomerate based in Kuwait, with a consolidated capitalization in excess of $6 billion with listings on the Kuwait and Dubai stock exchanges. Kuwait Holding group comprises prominent international companies, such as Alforda central markets / IFA Food, Aqarat, Ghaliah, International Financial Advisors, IFA Hotels & Resorts, MIAX, OnCost, and Yotel. In addition to principal investments in digital technology, Kuwait Holding manages to date venture capital funds in excess of $250 million, through its affiliates Arzan Venture Capital (UAE), Cedar Mundi Ventures (Lebanon), Chart Venture Partners (USA) and Nox Management (Kuwait).
Investor Type Venture Capital (VC)
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Geo Focus MENA
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Location Beirut, Lebanon