Orange Ventures Middle East and Africa
We help visionary founders in Middle East and Africa build global enduring businesses
A dedicated initiative for stellar tech entrepreneurs serving the Middle East and Africa
By leveraging Orange Group's expertise, networks & capital on the continent - we accelerate growth and expansion of businesses, nurturing them into global success.
A benchmark VC investor in Africa, with 50m€ under management and a dedicated team based in Dakar, Orange Ventures Africa invests via two distinct streams: Middle East & Africa Champions and Middle East & Africa Seed.
Middle East & Africa Champions
The stream focuses on supporting unique founders with amazing execution capabilities building category-defining businesses in areas of Orange group expertise and beyond in Africa and Middle East.
We invest in tech startups raising from Series A onwards, with pan African or global scaling potential, working in tech sectors including but not limited to Networks & IT, Digital enterprise, Cybersecurity, Fintech, Consumer, Gaming, Edtech, E-commerce
Middle East & Africa Seed
To support the visionary entrepreneurs of Africa's booming tech ecosystem at earlier stages, we launched a special initiative for seed stage companies in Cameroon, Egypt, Ivory Coast, Jordan, Morocco, Senegal, Tunisia for entrepreneurs working on innovative tech projects having raised under 1m€ in total funding.
We have announced 7 outstanding businesses selected
Your business is tackling fundamental challenges using technology
You reached product/market fit in your domestic market and secured first revenues
You’re building a scalable and innovative business with a large addressable market and high growth potential on an international scale