500 Startups is the most active global venture capital firm of 2019. We’re on a mission to uplift people and economies around the world through entrepreneurship. 500 startups has invested in more than 2400 startups throughout the world. 500 Startups MENA: 500 Startups MENA has invested more than 175 in the Middle East and North Africa since 2012. As one of the oldest funds focused on the region, they review more deals than just about anyone.
Techstars Hub71 Accelerator This program is designed for startups across a variety of verticals, all focused on innovations that will accelerate Abu Dhabi’s new world economy. Important Dates Applications Open * Jul 20th, 2020 Final Deadline * Oct 11th, 2020 Accelerator Starts * Jan 10th, 2021 Demo Day * Apr 8th, 2021 What investments does Techstars make in its accelerator portfolio companies? Techstars provides accelerator portfolio companies with access to financial, human, and intellectual capital to fuel the success of their business.
Abu Dhabi-based Hub71, in partnership with Modus Capital, has launched an venture building program aimed at startups. The program will provide access to funding, workspace, and mentorship for startups selected to participate. Venture Labs is helping founders with pioneering ideas to build Minimum Viable Products (MVPs) and access to market. The nine-month program provides mentorship, resources, and funding to help founders turn their ideas into successful businesses. The Venture Labs startup accelerator will accept at least 16 founders per year.