We back great teams that are building innovative start-ups and support them to grow and scale their companies to become regional champions and global winners in their categories
We don’t just invest and wait in our armchairs for return. We guide, help, and lead as needed to ensure you grow and scale your business to its full potential.
Business has always been about people. Tap into the expertise of our team of specialists, advisors, and partners to get your big idea to evolve and flourish.
We think founder-first because we were founders first. We partner up with the brightest teams in the region to improve the lives of millions across MENA and beyond.
We build and invest in innovative start-ups that advance economies and improve lives. We believe in business models that address key needs, in large markets, with innovative technologies, and defensible network effects.
MENA’s leading classifieds platform, connecting millions of buyers and sellers online—without intermediaries.
Ride-hailing service, empowering car-owners to offer a quick and easy solution to transportation and movement in the Middle East.
The Middle East’s first online car trading marketplace. A done deal in 30 minutes, guaranteed.
Bringing better dining experiences for customers and better-run businesses for restauranteurs.
Boosting e-commerce with a multi-currency, multi-lingual payment gateway, helping SMEs grow without the hassle of cash.
In partnership between iMENA Group and Osool & Bakheet (the first CMA licensed Asset Management Company in KSA), Rua Growth Fund was launched in 2020.
Our diverse team has first-hand experience in the day-to-day tactical and strategic ins and outs of building, growing, and scaling start-ups, from the seedlings of an idea all the way to exit.
UAE-based car subscription platform Carasti has announced that it raised $2 million. The round was co-led by Rua Growth Fund and Net ventures. Carasti was founded in 2019 as an online platform offering a flexible 1-24 month car subscription service. It gained popularity very first as the platform was designed to let users seamlessly choose, upgrade, downgrade, or swap their car seamlessly through their app.
Creative Zone has collaborated with Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development and twenty-three other governmental and private entities, including Telr, to establish a mSME enabling platform titled “Setup in Abu Dhabi”.
Lucidya announces its second round of funding of $6 million led by Rua Growth Fund with participation from M.A.L Ventures and AlRashed Group, and other international Venture Capitals. Existing Lucidya investors also participated in the round, including Venture Souq.
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