100 Most Active MENA Focused Funding Institutions
June 2018

MAGNiTT identified over 100 institutions that have successfully participated in funding startups across the Middle East and North Africa (MENA). The information obtained through this proprietary research ranked the most active investors by number of deals, made across the region in the past 4 years, and then broke them down by investor type. Subsequently, differences and trends within the investor types could be identified, which we outline below.

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Below is data featured from the MAGNiTT article on the Myth of VCs in the MENA region which you can find HERE

 

MAGNiTT identified over 100 institutions that have successfully participated in funding startups across the Middle East and North Africa (MENA). The information obtained through this proprietary research ranked the most active investors by number of deals, made across the region in the past 4 years, and then broke them down by investor type. Subsequently, differences and trends within the investor types could be identified, which we outline below.

 

Below you can find the full list including links to their MAGNiTT profiles that includes a full list of their investments:

Investor Profile Link Type Country
1864 Accelerator Link Accelerator Egypt
500 Startups Link VC USA
9/10th Accelerator program Link Accelerator Saudi Arabia
A15 Link VC Egypt
Accel Partners Link VC USA
Al Tayyar Travel Group Holding Company Link Corporate VC Saudi Arabia
Alex Angels Link Angel Group Egypt
Algebra Ventures Link VC Egypt
Aramex Ventures Link Corporate VC UAE
Arzan VC Link VC Kuwait
AUC Ventures Lab Link Accelerator Egypt
Averroes Link VC Egypt
Azure Fund   VC USA
B&Y Venture Partners Link VC Lebanon
BECO Capital Link VC UAE
BeryTech Link VC Lebanon
Cairo Angels Link Angel Group Egypt
Careem Link Corporate VC UAE
Challenge 22 Link Government Qatar
DASH Ventures Link VC Jordan
DTEC Ventures Link Government UAE
Dubai Angel Investors Link Angel Group UAE
Egyptian-American Enterprise Fund Link VC Egypt
Enabling Future Link Other UAE
Endeavor Link VC Jordan
Endure Capital Link VC Egypt
Entrepreneur Venture Link VC  
EquiTrust Link Corporate VC USA
Expo Live   Government UAE
Faden Media Link Corporate VC UAE
FastForward Link Accelerator US
Financial Horizon Group Link Other Saudi Arabia
Flat6Labs Abu Dhabi Link Accelerator UAE
Flat6Labs Cairo Link Accelerator Egypt
Flat6Labs Jeddah Link Accelerator Saudi Arabia
Flat6Labs Beirut Link Accelerator Lebanon
Flat6Labs Tunis Link Accelerator Tunisia
Gaza Sky Geeks Link Accelerator Palestine
Glowfish Capital Link VC UAE
Hikma Ventures Link Corporate VC UK
HIMAngel Link VC Egypt
HIVOS   VC Netherlands
Hummingbird Ventures Link VC US
Ibtikar Fund Link VC Palestine
IFC Link Government USA
Iliad Partners Link VC UAE
IM CAPITAL Link VC Lebanon
iMENA Link VC UAE
iNet Link Corporate VC Saudi Arabia
Inspire Ventures Link VC Saudi Arabia
iSME Link Government Lebanon
Jabbar Internet Group Link Other UAE
Jusoor (Syria) Link Corporate VC Syria
KBBO Group Link Corporate VC UAE
Keiretsu Forum Dubai Link Angel Group UAE
King Abdullah University of Science and Technology’s (KAUST) Link Government Saudi Arabia
Leap Ventures Link VC Lebanon
Lumia Capital Link VC USA
MBRIF Link Government UAE
MENA Venture Investments (MVI) Link Other UAE
MEVP Link VC Lebanon
Mobily Ventures Link Corporate VC Saudi Arabia
Naspers Link Corporate VC South Africa
New Enterprise Associates Link VC US
Nomadic Capital Link VC UAE
Numu Capital Link VC UAE
Oasis500 Link Accelerator Jordan
Oqal Angel Investment Link Angel Group Saudi Arabia
OTF Wadi Accelerator Link Accelerator Oman
Pantera Capital Link VC USA
Phoenician Funds Link VC Lebanon
Precinct Partners Link Other UAE
Prime Venture Partners Link VC India
Propeller Link Accelerator Jordan
Raed Ventures Link Corporate VC Saudi Arabia
Riyad Taqnia Fund Link VC Saudi Arabia
Sadara Ventures Link VC Palestine
SANED Partners Link VC Lebanon
Savour Ventures Link Accelerator Kuwait
SeedFuel Rowad Link Accelerator Bahrain
Sharq Ventures Link VC Kuwait
Shorooq Investments Link VC UAE
Silicon Badia Link VC Jordan
Speed@BDD Link Accelerator Lebanon
STC Ventures Link Corporate VC Saudi Arabia
Tamkeen Capital Link Corporate VC Egypt
Tenmou Link Angel Group Bahrain
Turn 8 Link VC UAE
Turn8 Fund Link Accelerator UAE
TwoFour54 Link Government UAE
UAE Exchange Link Corporate VC UAE
VentureSouq Link Angel Group UAE
Vision Ventures Link Corporate VC Saudi Arabia
Vodafone Ventures Link Corporate VC USA
Vostok New Ventures Link VC Sweden
Wa'ed Ventures Link Corporate VC Saudi Arabia
WAIN Link Angel Group UAE
Wamda Capital Link VC UAE
WOMENA Link Angel Group UAE
Y Combinator Link Accelerator USA

 

Above data is featured from the MAGNiTT article on the Myth of VCs in the MENA region which you can find HERE

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