MENA Venture Law guide

Our MENA Venture Law guide keeps you informed on the latest developments and trends in venture capital funding in MENA. Written with our clients in mind, this edition is bursting with informative content on topics we've been asked to advise on when doing business in the region.

Topics featured include:


  • current trends in venture capital across the UK and MENA
  • best practices for early-stage venture financings
  • corporate structuring for venture readiness
  • the key differences between US, UK and MENA venture funding documents
  • board composition and voting considerations in growth-stage financings
  • founder share vesting and clawbacks
  • a look at venture debt and why start-ups use it
  • directors' duties during distress situations
  • how start-ups can navigate a down round
  • an overview of virtual asset regulations in the UAE
  • an explanation of how the most commonly used Dutch Corporate Structure works.

We hope you find our report useful – please do reach out if you have any questions about the topics raised in this edition.

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13 October 2022

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