Microsoft for Startups MEA launches open access database for the community
Microsoft for Startups MEA launches an open-access database to map in-program startups, which are now worth $2.8b in combined enterprise value.
The new platform, powered by Dealroom, is to provide data and intelligence on startups in the MEAPT region backed by Microsoft for Startups MEA. As a key stakeholder in the region, Microsoft for Startups MEA aspires to support more transparency and visibility about the startups in their community. This open-access database will allow the public to tap into this data to understand more about the startups, the stage they are at, their achievements, or the impact they are having. More accuracy in the data will not only improve the local ecosystem connectivity but will also help put the community on the map internationally.
The new database aims to facilitate connections, improve transparency and make visible and position the local ecosystem.
This open-access platform is specifically designed to support scaling tech communities, with reliable intelligence and new insights. The database shines a light on the headline figures as well as detailed data on startups and scaleups in the region; covering over 400+ technology-based, innovative startups that are in-program with Microsoft for Startups MEA.
Whether you are looking for an overview of Microsoft’s in-program startups; a landscape, broken down by industries or a deeper dive into specific startups like HubPay, NymCard and VeroFax among others, the new database offers a real insight into this community.
A curated list of the fastest growing startups in fintech, among other sectors.
With fintech among the top sectors by investments in the MEAPT region, there are 40+ fintech startups and scaleups you can discover, save to your own personal lists, and track various growth stages through Microsoft’s open-access platform.
Check out our latest list of the fastest growing startups in fintech and learn about the companies contributing to one of MEAPT’s top sectors.
Stay up to date on the most recent founded startups and scaleups.
Thanks to Microsoft’s platform, you don’t have to miss out of the latest startups and scaleups in the MEAPT region in their program. Whether you’re looking for new companies from this quarter, or looking for a specific brand from the last year, Microsoft’s platform gives you the option to find a startup or scaleup based on their founding date.
Try out this feature and dive into the growing list of the most recent founded startups and scaleups.
The data is open-access and collaborative.
This new database not only offers a very detailed picture of the Microsoft for Startups portfolio companies in MEA but it also provide great value to the startups themselves. Startups can add details themselves and enhance their profile providing more visibility and data about their achievements and the impact they are having. Whether they are looking for funding, new partners or simply to get on the radar as a first step towards internationalisation, the platform will support their growth.