Fund of Funds

Al Waha Funds of Funds is driving the creation of a dynamic Venture Capital community in MENA, supporting fund managers that invest in innovative tech entrepreneurs across the region.

Building a Dynamic Venture Capital Community in MENA

Al Waha was founded to help build a dynamic Venture Capital community in the MENA region. With a wealth of experience within the banking and entrepreneurship sectors, the Al Waha team is committed to driving greater capital into the MENA region and accelerating the growth of the Venture Capital community and the wider technology ecosystem.

With a sec­tor focus on tech­nol­o­gy, the $100m Al Waha Fund of Funds is sup­port­ing Ven­ture Cap­i­tal funds which will either invest in tech­nol­o­gy busi­ness­es, or that will deliv­er strate­gic impact through their net­works and expertise.

What we look for

Contribution to the MENA’s Startup Eco-system & Bahrain through Venture Capital Funding.

Commitment to support Bahrain based startups through Mentorship & Knowledge Transfer

Strong Team dynamics, skills and expertise

Investment strategy focused on innovative technology with preference but not limited to the MENA Region

Creating greater access to funding through Venture Capital in Bahrain & MENA

Strong investment track record, portfolio and risk management

Stimulate Startup growth through building bridges and providing access to markets

Access to Capital in MENA

Helping to solve the challenge of access to capital for tech entrepreneurs, Al Waha has not only become an important financial partner but also a strategic one, sharing its insights and networks between funds, companies, governments and the broader tech community, playing a key role in the creation of a dynamic Venture Capital community in Bahrain and beyond.


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