- Between 2016 and 2020, VC investment in Qatar grew at a CAGR of 67%, finishing at QR22M in 2020

- Fintech startups closed the highest number of deals while the F&B sector secured the largest share in funding

- One F&B deal accounted for 23% of all capital deployed in 2020


- All 24 deals in 2020 were in favor of early-stage startups

- 33% of all startups who registered transactions in 2020 graduated from accelerator programs

This report was created with data from MAGNiTT, which is a comprehensive directory of emerging tech and new business strategies through tools like:

Investment directories, a comprehensive list of all startup venture funding across the Middle East, North Africa, Pakistan and Turkey
Market sizing tools to visualize investment growth and trends across industries, geographies and stage
Startup resources including a deal flow tool for applications to leading Venture Capitalists for investment
Exit comparisons, looking at Mergers & Acquisitions from across the region