Created by Aramco in 2011 to ignite the spirit of entrepreneurship in Saudi Arabia, Wa’ed is an essential enabler of business transformation and economic diversification in the Kingdom, providing loan financing, venture capital investment and incubation services to game-changing start-ups.
Wa’ed Ventures invests up to 19 million SAR in disruptive, early-stage Saudi start-ups that advance digitalization, sustainability and the social welfare of the Kingdom. More
Wa’ed is one of the Kingdom’s few no-collateral lenders (up to 5 million SAR) to Saudi entrepreneurs and a major driver of the Kingdom’s smart industrial revolution. More
Wa’ed is a leading mentor and trainer of Saudi’s entrepreneurs, providing incubation, workspace and go-to-market services to turn brilliant ideas into compelling businesses. More