Our Portfolio

DESCRIPTION

A platform with five home  grown Casual Dining concepts, namely: Operation Falafel,  Awani, Catch 22, Smoky Beach and Surf Bite.

www.awj.ae

GENERO’S ROLE

Shareholder.
Structured the company  and brought in 24 investors.  Currently represented on the board and the executive committee

UPCOMING PLANS

Expanding Operation Falafel  and other concepts through  franchising and owned stores

 

DESCRIPTION

An investment vehicle focused on  the foodservice distribution sector  in Africa and Iran.

www.cherrypikltd.com

GENERO’S ROLE

Shareholder.
Structured the company  and contributed to the fund  raising process. Currently  represented on the board  and executive committee

UPCOMING PLANS

Operational in Kenya and Iran. Tanzania launching soon.

 

DESCRIPTION

An education provider backed  by a US partner with 60 years  of research in brain and child  development.

www.masterminds.ae

GENERO’S ROLE

Shareholder.
Structured the setup of  the company, prepared  marketing material, and managed roadshow to raise  funds.
Represented on the Board.

UPCOMING PLANS

Opened the first ELC in  Dubai in January 2016. More  ELCs and 1-12K planned.

 

DESCRIPTION

A leading emerging markets mobile payments technology company operating in 24 countries.

www.mobicashonline.com

GENERO’S ROLE

Shareholder.
Business and financial advisor to the company in its expansion in the MENA region, Brought in investors, and contributing to developing more regional partnerships

UPCOMING PLANS

Rolling out in MENA markets starting in Jordan.

 

DESCRIPTION

MEVP is the largest MENA VC Fund focused on Information, Communication & Technology (ICT) companies in MENA, with AUM of $225Mn.

www.mevp.com

GENERO’S ROLE

Investor.
Placement agent for the Fourth VC Fund. Part of the Investment Committee.

UPCOMING PLANS

Launching 5th Fund with a target size of USD 200 million.

 

DESCRIPTION

An angel investing company with over 90 investors.  Investing up to USD 250,000 in tech startups in MENA.

www.dubaiangelinvestors.me

GENERO’S ROLE

Investor.
Represented on the Board of Directors and Investment Committee.

UPCOMING PLANS

Grow the portfolio to over 30 tech companies in the next 2 to 3 years.