About us

KISP Ventures is a Sharia’a compliant venture capital firm that invests in early stage technology companies in the MENA region with a focus on the GCC. Backed by KFH Capital, its goal is to support the development of innovative technology companies in the region. It focuses on early stage investments between $250k and $1m with a reserve for follow-on investments.

KFH Capital was incorporated in 1999 as a Sharia compliant investment company. It is the investment arm of Kuwait Finance House, the largest Islamic bank in Kuwait and the 2nd largest Islamic bank in the world.

Why us

KISP Ventures offers startups finance and the right value-add by advising them in following areas;

  • Team building: Designing the recruiotment strategy.
  • Operations: Enhancing administrative, accounting, legal, and technological capabilities.
  • Perspective: Strategy, competitive positioning, defining the target market, etc.
  • Skill building: Ensuring senior management have complementary, wide reaching skills.
  • Customer development: Identifying and gaining access to the right customers.
  • Metrics (KPIs): Defining the right metrics to measure.
  • Network: Provide is access to our network.

Our portfolio

Mybox is a mobile app for daily chores.

MAGNiTT is an online community for startups. 

Melltoo  is a marketplace for second hand goods.

CODED is a coding academy.

Posrocket is a cloud-based point-of-sale system.


Mohammed AlHajeri – Director

AbdulMohsed AlHamad – Director

Mahmoud AlMarzouq – Executive management

Aatef A. Baig – Executive management


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