Relax your mind now not tomorrow

Relax your mind now not tomorrow

We exited OnFleet with a higher than 4x return! Thank you @khalednaim for the exciting 4-year ride. We saw how the OnFleet team grew the company and overcame challenges and we wish them all the best in taking OnFleet to the next stage! And we continue with the good...

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Spotlight on kids’ edtech and edutainment

Spotlight on kids’ edtech and edutainment

Our topic this month is slightly atypical. We focused on kids-centered startups and platforms from around the region that are trying to take the pressure off the parents’ shoulders while the travel and physical socializing options equal to almost zero.   P.S....

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MENA’s fintech riches

MENA’s fintech riches

   Remember how we spoke last month about the rise of super apps in the Middle East? You definitely came across Careem’s latest announcement of their very own super app. Mind you; we don’t have a crystal ball in our office (yet). Future-telling is our natural...

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2020 -MENA’s first super app

2020 -MENA’s first super app

 Is it June or July already? It’s getting harder to keep track of time…   Corona, go… and from this line until the end of the newsletter, we are going to discuss the business as usual. It’s not ignorance, it’s overcoming the present moment. Even more; it’s...

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Sailing the Rocking Boat

Sailing the Rocking Boat

Do you already see the sun rays that pierce through clouds after every storm? They are always there, waiting for us 🌤️ And with that in mind, we reached out to a couple of founders to check on how they’re sailing through the rough corona seas. Last...

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MENA startups vs. black swan

MENA startups vs. black swan

No Fool’s day this year. If you’re reading this on your phone, at least we took you away from your laptop cameras and back-to-back online meetings. We decided to have a look at the endurance of businesses during these tough times. There are numerous businesses that...

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In the latest newsletter, our team discusses post-Covid19 SaaS growth in the Middle East #SaaS #startups #MiddleEast #growth
https://mailchi.mp/arzanvc/our-local-saasers-are-now-growing-faster-thank-you-covid19

إن العين لتدمع وإن القلب ليحزن وإنا على فراقك لمحزونون .. إنّا لله و إنّا إليه راجعون.

Our portfolio company @classcardapp has rebranded!

Visit their brand new website (http://classcardapp.com) to learn more.

#newbeginnings #rebranding #webdesign

iKcon has successfully secured $10 million of funding since its inception, including a recently closed pre-series A round of $5 million led by @ArzanVC , AlTouq Group, and Nazer Group, among other reputable investors. https://www.zawya.com/mena/en/press-releases/story/Middle_East_Cloud_Kitchen_company_iKcon_secures_10m_funding-ZAWYA20200810100116/

Our Portfolio Company @Crowd_Analyzer looked at social media activities of the top 8 MENA based airlines to analyze people’s reactions and the top insights for enhanced content strategies. Check the link below for the full article:

http://ow.ly/hLsA50AUCWp

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