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Business Planning Advisory

Not every company gets to Y-Combinator or TechStars. To build a rock-solid startup you don’t actually need it. When you are busy working on your business you don’t have the luxury or the time to attend every pitch available to gain investment. You also have to deal with multiple rejections by investors. This does not mean your business has no chance of succeeding. Below are some great bullet point advice to get investment ready.

• Seek advice and get a full review of the company business plan
• Seek advice in pivoting your current plan if necessary, to discover new routes for growth
• Seek advice on the different types of fundraising (Angel, VC, Private investors) and review of the current status of company financials
• Mapping fundraising strategy
• Building an investor pitch deck
• CEO function on development of people i.e set roles and leadership v Management

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UAE and Saudi Arabia Directory Advisory

My interest in Arabic culture started when I was 13 years old. I have been lucky enough to work in the startup ecosystem in the UAE as a freelancer. I tried to set up my own organization and failed! I know 100 ways of how not to start a business in Arab countries which is why I am perfect to support you in this sector.

• Exhibitions and network building
• Entry strategies and investment budget
• Private delegation visits

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Startup Investment Advisory For Investors

You know that there is a high chance of losing your money when you decide to invest into a startup company. The first thing you are advising other investors is whether it is worth taking that opportunity. Second thing is that you are following industry trends. I am taking my hat off for the investment team that is very dedicated in their everyday work, but sadly I usually see a different picture.

• Screening potential investment opportunities
• Advice on how to start adding startup companies to your portfolio
• Picking up best startups for you