Endeavor Egypt

Endeavor Catalyst Fund Invests $500,000 in Vezeeta

May 15, 2017

Endeavor Catalyst Fund, Endeavor’s co-investment vehicle, has made its first investment in Egypt contributing $500,000 to Vezeeta, in what is considered a major milestone for Endeavor Egypt and its network of High-Impact Entrepreneurs. Alongside Endeavor Catalyst, Jordan’s Silicon Badia, Sweden’s Vostok New Ventures and Cyprus’ Vulkan Equity Limited have also invested additional funds. Following the […]

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2016 Local Impact Results

April 30, 2017

As Endeavor Egypt entered its ninth year of its mission-led work in Egypt in 2016, we’re happy to share and celebrate our impact last year in numbers. In 2016, Endeavor Egypt Entrepreneurs collectively generated more than EGP2.2 billion in revenues and have created a total of 6,484 jobs to date. As an organisation that is […]

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Endeavor Egypt’s 24th Local Selection Panel

Endeavor Egypt is happy to announce that seven candidate entrepreneurs representing five companies have successfully passed Endeavor’s 24th Local Selection Panel (LSP) hosted on March 9th at Urban Station. The candidate entrepreneurs, representing NGage Consulting, RP Minerals, Al Mouneer, Taskty and WellSpring, are now one step closer to the becoming Endeavor Entrepreneurs. The Local Selection […]

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CBC Hosts Egypt’s First Televised Entrepreneurship Competition

In support of the ever growing entrepreneurial ventures by Egypt’s youth, EGBank teamed up with Egypt’s top private television channel, CBC, to launch the country’s first televised entrepreneurship competition Hona Al Shabab. Sponsored by EGBank and in partnership with Endeavor Egypt, 138 Pyramids and Rise Up, the competition launched in February on Lamis Al-Hadidi’s primetime […]

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Endeavor Egypt in a CSR Conversation with Dr. Laila Iskandar

May 16, 2016
Dr. Laila Iskandar leading a conversation on CSR with Endeavor Egypt

Author(s): Mohamed Rahmy, Managing Director  On Sunday May 15th, the eighth installment of Endeavor Egypt’s Breakfast Series* was dedicated to discussing the important – yet often misunderstood- subject of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR). Attended by Endeavor Entrepreneurs and Endeavor Mentors, this interactive discussion was led by Dr. Laila Iskandar, Egypt’s former Minister of Urban Renewal & […]

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The Egyptian Entrepreneur who became a Harvard Case Study

March 30, 2016
Harvard Business School

Author(s): Seif Kabil, Entrepreneur Selection & Growth & Samia El Khodary, Marketing & Communications Mohamed Azab is the Founder and CEO of Seha Capital as well as an Endeavor entrepreneur, mentor and most recently, a board member. Mohamed brings over 15 years of experience in sourcing, structuring and managing investments to Endeavor’s local and global […]

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TA telecom: Celebrating 2015 Achievements

February 21, 2016

Author: Bassem Habashy, Entrepreneur Selection & Growth “Celebrating TA telecom’s achievements with friends is uplifting. We are happy for all what we’ve accomplished and grateful for all the support we’ve got, especially from Endeavor’s entrepreneurs all over the world who continue to inspire us to keep going, achieve more and maximize our impact.” This is […]

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The Start of Their Endeavor

July 26, 2015

27th July, 2015 Author: Habiba Helmy  The Local Selection Panel (LSP) represents the first test in the lifetime of any Endeavor company. Some pipeline candidates (hopefully future Endeavor Entrepreneurs), are lucky enough to witness the LSP before embarking on the journey themselves. From learning how to put together a pitch to observing the dynamics of […]

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The 19th Local Selection Panel was conducted on June 15th by Endeavor Egypt at the AUC Tahrir Campus

June 15, 2015
19th Local Selection Panel

June 15, 2015 The conclusion of an intensive multi-step selection process that is the foundation of Endeavor’s model, the Local Selection Panel (LSP) brought together some of Egypt’s top business and industry leaders. The panelists spent a day interviewing 6 entrepreneur candidates to learn more about their businesses and identify those with the most potential […]

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Learning How the Endeavor Egypt Team Does It

June 1, 2015
Sarah Visits Endeavor Egypt

1st June, 2015 Visiting Author: Sara Faqir, Entrepreneur Selection & Growth Manager, Endeavor Morocco During my very first weeks at Endeavor Morocco, Amine Hazzaz, my Managing Director, thought it would be a great and helpful opportunity for me to spend an entire week immersed in the day-to-day work of one of the most established and performing teams […]

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