Egyptian e-commerce startup Opio raises $300k seed round

Egyptian startup Opio, a direct to consumer everyday women’s wear brand, has raised US$300,000 in seed funding to expand its operations. Launched in 2017 by Shady Mokhtar and Reem Abdellaftif, Opio started life as a digital native vertical, capitalising on the...

The top 5 Egyptian startup sector developments of 2020

Over the last couple of years, Egypt has established itself as one of the heavyweights when it comes to tech and startups on the African continent. In 2020, the local startup scene saw more funding flow in, and startups innovating across the country, but what were...