Bossladies Breakfast is Coming to Cairo

Attention Bossladies of Cairo! WOMENA is heading to RiseUp Summit next week, and we’re excited to meet the legendary female founders of Egypt. As a pre-event to RiseUp, WOMENA will be hosting an exclusive breakfast for female founders of tech startups, and you are invited to apply. The event will be hosted in partnership with […]

Womena BossladiesLegal Workshop

Bossladies Legal

Join us for our first #BossladiesLegal event! WOMENA is pleased to invite female tech entrepreneurs in Dubai to apply to attend the first event in our new #Bossladies workshop series: #BossladiesLegal. WOMENA is partnering with Latham & Watkins, LLP to offer #Bossladies the chance to meet with their legal experts who will advise on legal […]

MENA Angel Investors Pitch

7 Things MENA Investors Are Looking For In Your Pitch, As Told By WOMENA’s Angels

As angel investors, we are constantly on the lookout for the hottest new deals. In an average 24 hour period, WOMENA’s dedicated ‘Deals’ Slack channel will be buzzing with names and descriptions of seed-stage tech companies and entrepreneurs discovered via Google alerts, news articles, social media posts, intro emails or snippets of conversations at a […]

Bossladies Breakfast

Are you a founder? Are you a female? Well then, you are a bosslady! Join us for a breakfast of champions. As a part of our new focus on female entrepreneurs, WOMENA will be hosting an exclusive breakfast for female founders of tech startups, and you are invited to apply. Meet and mingle with other […]

Recap: Fierce Founders in a Man’s World

On August 23rd, Blooming Founder’s Lu Li joined WOMENA founder Elissa Freiha, in a frank conversation about gender discrimination and sexual harassment in the tech world, and how female founders can keep safe and strong. The impetus for the conversation was the recent rash of stories and lawsuits coming from female founders in Silicon Valley, which […]

MENA founders and investors business advice

World Entrepreneurs’ Day: MENA Founders and Investors Share Their Top Business Advice

If it takes a village to raise a child, then it will take the entire Middle East tech ecosystem to raise a successful startup. And as a young and emerging startup ecosystem, there will be crucial growing pains for first-time entrepreneurs and high risks for tech investors in the MENA region. Yet with great risk […]