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Silicon Badia

Investor type Venture Capital
Founders Emile Cubeisy Fawaz H. Zuu2019bi Namek Zu'bi


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Total investments 86
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 65
Rounds per year 7.82
Lead investments 9
Follow on index
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
Exits 10
Key employees 4
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture
Late Stage Venture

Areas of investment

  • Software
  • Health Care
  • FinTech
  • SaaS
  • Financial Services

Silicon Badia is the famous VC, which was founded in 2012. The venture was found in North America in United States. The leading representative office of defined VC is situated in the New York.

The current fund was established by Emile Cubeisy, Namek Zu'bi. We also calculated 8 valuable employees in our database.

Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight Newsela, InfluxData, Forever Labs. Among the most successful fund investment fields, there are E-Commerce, Education. For fund there is a match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - United States. Besides, a startup requires to be at the age of 2-3 years to receive the investment from the fund. The fund has exact preference in a number of founders of portfolio startups. In case when startup counts 5+ of the founder, the chance for it to get the investment is meager.

The standard case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 4-5 partakers. Despite the Silicon Badia, startups are often financed by Y Combinator, Techstars, Right Side Capital Management. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are 500 Startups, LaunchCapital, DASH Ventures. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Y Combinator, Trinity Ventures, DASH Ventures.

The usual things for fund are deals in the range of 1 - 5 millions dollars. The typical startup value when the investment from Silicon Badia is 50-100 millions dollars. The top amount of exits for fund were in 2020. Opposing the other organizations, this Silicon Badia works on 23 percentage points less the average amount of lead investments. Speaking about the real fund results, this VC is 2 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other organizations. The fund is generally included in 7-12 deals every year. The high activity for fund was in 2018. Despite it in 2019 the fund had an activity.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation


Property Management
Real Estate
Rental Property
$3M09 Jun 2022 California, United States


$3M08 Jun 2022 Irvine, California, United States

Steady Technologies, Inc.

$5M25 May 2022 New York, New York, United States

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Medical Device
$26M10 Nov 2021 Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States


$3M05 Oct 2021 Irvine, California, United States


Artificial Intelligence
Big Data
Enterprise Software
Machine Learning
Natural Language Processing
Predictive Analytics
$11M01 Sep 2021 New York, New York, United States

Courier Service
Information Technology
$6M17 May 2021 Cairo, Cairo Governorate, Egypt


Mobile Apps
$20M30 Apr 2021 Paris, Ile-de-France, France


Artificial Intelligence
Developer Tools
Machine Learning
Quality Assurance
$718K07 Apr 2020 San Francisco, California, United States
Bosta raises $6.7M to expand e-commerce delivery business across Africa and MENA

– Bosta, a logistics and last-mile delivery company, raised $6.7m in Series A funding.
– The round was led by Silicon Badia and joined by 4DX Ventures, Plug and Play Ventures, Wealth Well VC, Khwarizmi VC, as well as other regional and global investors.
– The company offers next-day delivery to customers and handles exchange shipments, customer returns and cash collection.
– The idea for Bosta came during Ezzat’s time at Lynks, his previous consumer goods startup. Lynks, the first YC-backed company from Egypt, allows people in Egypt to buy brands from the U.S., China and the U.K.


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