FinTech Duplo raises $4.3M SEED with participation from Nama Ventures

B2B payment platform Duplo has raised $4.3M in a SEED funding saw participation from Liquid2 Ventures, Soma Capital, Tribe Capital, Commerce Ventures, Basecamp Fund, Nama Ventures, Y Combinator, and returning investor Oui Capital. Launched in 2021 by Yele Oyekola and Tunde Akinnuwa, Duplo is aimed at helping FMCG distributors and finance teams of midsize and enterprise businesses to digitize and simplify the way money moves […]

Cargoz , A UAE Logistics Startup Secures Pre-seed Funding by Nama Ventures

Nama Ventures Cargoz Team Photo

August 23rd, Dubai, UAE. Cargoz is a logistics startup that connects SMEs looking forwarehousing space with warehousing companies who has extra capacity, like Airbnbbut for commercial warehousing & storage, has secured a pre-seed funding by Nama Ventures. After Covid, the SMEs who had to suffer the most, no longer want to get into any yearlyleasing […]

Faceki announces a Seed funding round led by Nama Ventures

FACEKI, the award-winning fraud protection and identity verification platform, announced that it has raised an undisclosed amount in a seed funding round led by ​Nama Ventures​, with participation from Vision Ventures, and other prominent Angel Investors. FACEKI was founded in March 2020 by Hamza Al-Ghatam, Dr. Mustafa Marhama, and Nabeel Radhi. The Bahrain-based fraud protection platform […]

We Just Turned 2!

Nama Ventures Turns 2

Last week marked our second year anniversary of our First Close at Nama Ventures. In VC talk, it means it’s been 2 years since we “opened our doors for business to fund startups “ . I can’t believe it’s been 2 years ! 🙈 time sure flies! But as the saying goes, time flies if […]

Silicon Valley based Brev.dev closes a Pre-Seed round by Nama Ventures

Brev Dev Devops Nama Ventures

June 2022, San Francisco . Brev.dev, containers for development, announced that it has raised an undisclosed amount in a pre-seed funding round by Nama Ventures. Brev.dev gives developers consistent development environments for each of their projects, similar to Docker but for development. With one command, have a ready dev environment with everything installed for any […]

iStoria secures a Pre-Seed Investment Round by Nama Ventures

iStoria EdTech Nama Ventures Saudi Funding VC

iStoria, a Saudi application specialized in helping busy people to improve their English language through reading interesting stories, has announced that it has raised an undisclosed amount in a pre-seed funding round by Nama Ventures. Previously, it was extremely hard for learners to learn English through the traditional ways. That was not long until iStoria […]

Nama Ventures invests in Pakistan’s AgriDunya

AgriDunya Nama Ventures

AgriDunya, an Agri-tech B2B platform specializing in Agri-Input sourcing & supply to farms & farmers in Pakistan , announced that it has raised an undisclosed amount in a pre-seed funding round by Nama Ventures. Pakistan’s agriculture sector plays a central role in the country’s economy as it contributes around 20 percent to GDP and absorbs ~ 42 […]

Remmsh secures a Pre-Seed Investment Round by Nama Ventures

Remmsh Nama Ventures Venture Capital MENA KSA

Remmsh, a Saudi platform specialized in providing users with live promotion codes via WhatsApp, has raised an undisclosed amount in a pre-seed funding round by Nama Ventures. Historicly , it was virtually impossible for restaurants to manage their  for  promotion codes that would accommodate their customer’s cravings from their favorite restaurants and coffees.  That’s until […]

STC’s InspireU Signs MOU with Nama Ventures

STC InspireU Nama Ventures Ventures Capital

STC Group announced at the Global Entrepreneurship Conference that it had signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Nama Ventures  It is a venture capital fund specialized in investing in emerging technology companies. This partnership comes to enhance joint cooperation in serving the inspireU program incubators.

What does Nama Ventures look for in a Pitch Deck

Nama Ventures Pitch Deck

This post is about sharing with the entrepreneurial community what Nama Ventures looks for when reviewing an investment pitch by a startup.  Now every fund has their own way of evaluating a pitch, no fund is created equal, specially that funds differ greatly in their investment stage and thesis.      We happen to be a […]