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 been investing in MENA founders since 2012. We review more deals than just about anyone, which gives us a comprehensive view of markets and trends worldwide.
500 Startups started as an accelerator in the heart of Silicon Valley, and our MENA accelerator is a 14-week program tailored for startups from the MENA region.
500 Startups leverages its global expertise to build comprehensive entrepreneurial ecosystems through our partnerships with governments, foundations, and corporations to facilitate meaningful relationships with startups.