MBAN seeks to strengthen the Middle-East and North African startup community by fostering relationships amongst entrepreneurs and early-stage investors. Our community approach to the investment spectrum creates diverse opportunities for education, professionalisation, benchmarking and advisory services, in pursuit of creating international success stories.

MBAN provides educational programmes, access to seasoned entrepreneurs, connections with potential investors and a supportive community fostering cross-border and cross-network investments.

Startups and entrepreneurs have opportunities to listen and learn from other entrepreneurs pitching to the group. They participate in bespoke sessions with investors with market’s insights, helping them to understand what it is like to sit on the angel side of table.

Thanks to its role inspiring and empowering entrepreneurs and investors, MBAN has greatly helped the development of the Middle-east early-stage ecosystem, an industry which nowadays enables the creation of thousands businesses and thousands jobs.