startAD Blog

Welcome to the official startAD blog!

Have you wondered what it takes to get to the next level? How to be an Angel Investor? What it’s like to be in the Abu Dhabi startup community? Have you wondered what you need to do to be successful? Follow along with our blog to learn everything you need!

Angel Investing vs. VC Investing

In order to keep your startup alive, you need capital. At almost every stage of their business, entrepreneurs are asking themselves “How do I finance my startup?”.  Some of the options include funding from a venture capitalist (VC) or angel investor. But who are they? How are those investors different? How do you know which one you should pitch to […]

VSQ: Whats (your) ESG?

Our friends over at VentureSouq have a lot of good information that we would love to share with you. We’re sharing blog post of theirs. If you want to see more of what they have to offer, click through to the original post here. Welcome to our inaugural VSQ Conscious Collective Journal. We’ll be taking this time to provide updates on […]

5 important things to do before you meet an investor

Raising money from startup investment is a major milestone for any founder. Getting a chance to talk to an angel investor or venture capitalist should be taken seriously. In this post, you may find what you should do to have a great investor meeting. Research an investor Do your homework before you go for any investor meeting. Do a thorough […]