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Cairo Accelerators & Incubators

The 7 Most Well-Known Accelerators and Incubators in Cairo

Cairo is home to hundreds of accelerators and incubators and you can find the best 7 in this article.

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Looking to start a business in Cairo?

You've come to the right place.

The accelerator and incubator ecosystem in Cairo is continually expanding, so you'll want to keep track of them all.

To help you, we've put together an exhaustive list of 7 of the best incubators and accelerators in Cairo.


The 7 Best Accelerators and Incubators in Cairo

1) EFG EV Fintech

1) EFG EV Fintech

EFG EV Fintech invests in companies while also boosting the Fintech ecosystem.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: Egypt
  • Started in: 2018
  • Founders: Shehab Marzban
  • Industries: Business Development, Finance, Financial Services, FinTech
  • Number of investments: 13

You can find their website here.

2) Falak Startups

2) Falak Startups

Falak Startups is an Egyptian business accelerator that helps entrepreneurs succeed in Egypt's startup ecosystem.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: Egypt
  • Started in: 2018
  • Number of investments: 42
  • Number of exits: 1
  • Accelerator Duration (in weeks): 16

You can find their website here.

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3) Innoventures

3) Innoventures

Innoventures is an innovation platform that gives the market a plethora of unique Egyptian concepts.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: Egypt
  • Started in: 2010
  • Founders: Ahmed Mikkawi, Ashraf El-Sharkawy, Sameh Shaheen
  • Industries: Finance, Financial Services, Venture Capital
  • Number of investments: 20
  • Accelerator Duration (in weeks): 24

You can find their website here.

4) Startupbootcamp FinTech Cairo

4) Startupbootcamp FinTech Cairo

Startupbootcamp FinTech Cairo is an accelerator program for creative Fintech firms in their early stages.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: Egypt
  • Started in: 2010
  • Founders: Alex Farcet, Carsten Kolbek, Patrick Zeeuw, Ruud Hendriks
  • Industries: Business Development, Finance, FinTech
  • Number of investments: 1
  • Accelerator Duration (in weeks): 26

You can find their website here.

5) Startup MENA

5) Startup MENA

The objective of Startup MENA is to assist in the development of infrastructure to support the creation of self­sustaining startup ecosystems that nurture innovation.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: Egypt
  • Started in: 2014

You can find their website here.

6) Pmaestro

6) Pmaestro

Pmaestro is a corporation that focuses on bringing ideas to life through innovation.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: Egypt
  • Started in: 2017
  • Industries: Business Development, Financial Services, Product Management, Project Management
  • Number of investments: 1

You can find their website here.

7) GESR

7) GESR

GESR is a Misr El-Kheir Foundation-affiliated technology entrepreneurship support program.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: Egypt
  • Started in: 2013
  • Industries: Finance, Incubators, Information Services

You can find their website here.

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