Cairo Angels' Powerhouse Menna Abdel Rahman Reveals How to Approach an Investor and Strike a Deal

October 24, 2017

"Angel investing is not just about money," she says. "If the startup has active angels, they organically provide mentorship, access to networks and support with both human and social capital, in addition to the financial capital they invest. Ultimately, the mindset is that the support from the angel needs to go all the way, because a startup’s succ ...

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Cairo Angels is Looking For The MENA'S Most Determined Startups

September 22, 2017

"We host regular investment rounds and are always looking to find brilliant and innovative entrepreneurs who are working on a great product or service," Abdelrahman says. "Through Cairo Angels they can access seed funding from the leading business angels in Egypt; we are looking for startups looking to propel their first leg of growth into the market ...

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How A Cairo Startup Used Facebook's Messenger To Make $80,000 A Month

July 30, 2017

Elves is interesting for three reasons. It’s a sign of how fast the Egyptian ecosystem is evolving; it offers a window into how Facebook’s Messenger is evolving as a platform for third-party software, and it offers a (somewhat disturbing) window into the way artificial intelligence is evolving.

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Cairo Angels Follows Numu Capital By Investing in Egypt’s Bosta

July 16, 2017

“We are very pleased to have closed the Bosta deal and we look forward to working closely with the team to help them realize their full potential,” Aly El Shalakany, Chairman of Cairo Angels, said.

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Cairo Angels invests in Orcas

May 24, 2017

Taher, who is also the CEO of Orcas, said: “We are delighted to partner with the Cairo Angels and to achieve this important milestone. We are now well capitalized to take Orcas to the next level and we look forward to working with some of the strongest mentors in the region to enhance our product offering and expand regionally”.

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Egyptian jobs startup HireHunt raises funding from Cairo Angels

October 13, 2017

HireHunt is a recruitment platform where applicants can showcase their skills by completing tasks, after which they are findable and can be hired by employers.The funding from Cairo Angels, plus a handful of individual angel investors, will be used to scale the startup further in what is a competitive market.

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