Forus is a debt crowdfunding (p2p lending) platform licensed by the Saudi Arabia Monetary Agency to enter into Sandbox. Forus connects borrowers and investors, enabling investors to invest in a marketplace of alternative loans targeted towards small and medium enterprises. Our marketplace is providing investors with diversified alternative options to investing, while businesses are empowered with an opportunity to grow and scale!
Strategic investment initiatives to grow around and beyond the payment and ICT ecosystems by leveraging iNet expertise, know-how and history in the market. Our focus is on strategic investments in the forms of equity, convertible debt and technology financing. Main Sectors – Fintech, ICT, EduTech and Consumer Technology
Riyadh Valley Company will evaluate investment opportunities on the Ventures side of its business based on a clear set of criteria, which include but are not limited to the following: Intellectual property, sound financial reports, market size and growth in KSA and how it fits with the Kingdom’s national strategic priorities, competition, the product and services, business models, etc
With Vision Ventures Capital, you can start running your company confidently with the right guidance, financial and marketing resources needed to kick off your dream start-up project. We bring our long and successful years of business experience to the table to help you incorporate and grow your company like a seasoned entrepreneur
Vision Ventures (VV) is a corporate venture capital firm established in Saudi Arabia and is one of Sahara Net’s Group of companies.
We invest in innovative startups in the seed and early stage helping startups realize their dreams and making a difference.
Funding small and medium enterprises (SMEs) that might not be able to source financing through normal banking channels.
Riyad Bank Kafala Program provides a wide range of financing solutions tailored to SMEs in the Kingdom.
Kafala program offered by Riyad Bank ensures the facilities for fixed assets purchase or capital financing for the project, as well as all works based on the contracts.
Wa'ed's Venture Capital (VC) providis direct equity investment to companies that are looking for a venture partner. Investing in a broad range of early-stage companies through existing corporations looking to expand, Wa'ed VC aims to support the development of small and medium-sized enterprises, with the overall objective of fostering economic development in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Wa'ed VC is comprised of an eclectic, broad-ranging yet unified group of individuals who promote an open and welcoming environment, ripe for prosperity and innovation.
For a deeper understanding of the entrepreneurs’ needs, in order to better support them, Wa'ed VC promotes an atmosphere that encourages real-time engagement with entrepreneurs.
Wa'ed VC advocates an approach that differs from typical Venture Capital functions that focus exclusively on one objective: profit. At Wa'ed VC, the focus is not only on profit, but also on the creation of quality jobs and economic diversification in Saudi Arabia. Therefore, it is a VC function with a national agenda.
Oqal Group (combined from the two Arabic words "Oqool: meaning minds" and "AmwaL: meaning money"). It is a non-profit organization, the first angel investor network in Saudi Arabia with the main objective of growing the SME sector in the country. OQAL Connects entrepreneurs with local/regional investors who are willing to invest in startups, and provide aid to entrepreneurs through guidance from members with specific expertise in knowledge areas such as marketing, finance, accounting, etc.
Oqal investors search for local early-stage highly scalable startups with high potential growth across all sectors. Oqal members make their own investment decisions either individually or in groups in the range of $80,000 to $1.3 million.