2016-08-03 @ 05:54:00

50 Most Promising Saudi Startups 2016


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Jybly*

  • Rank : 32
  • Name : Jybly*
  • Description : Shipping service
  • Founder(s) : Abdulaziz Algain, Qusai Alsharif, Faisal Alhussayen
  • Funding : $18,000
  • Investors : Qotuf AlRiyadah/Flat6Labs Jeddah
  • Founded : 2015
  • Sectors : E-commerce
ImageRankNameDescriptionFounder(s)FundingInvestorsFoundedSectors

1

PayTabs

Online payment processing tools

Abdulaziz Fahad Aljouf

$16.5 million

Saudi Aramco's Wa'ed, angel investment

2013

Financial Services

2

UTURN

Media production

Kaswara Al-Khatib

$10 million

Leap Ventures

2011

Media

3

C3 Films*

Media production

Alaa Yoosef Faden and Ali Kalthami

NULL

Self-funded

2011

Media

4

Morni

On-demand roadside assistance

Salman Al-Suhaibaney

$1.1 million

Raed Ventures, 500 Startups

2014

Services

5

FalconViz

3D aerial survey and mapping

Anas Dahlawi, Neil Smith, Luca Passone, Mohamed Shalaby

$1.1 million

KAUST Innovation Fund (grant), Saudi Aramco's Wa'ed

2015

Technology

6

OrderMe

Food delivery app

Mohammad Al-Abdulqadir

$1 million

Saudi Aramco's Wa'ed, Khalid Almoayed & Sons

2014

Logistics

7

Ayah Studios*

Mobile game developer

Salem Alanzi and Sami Alsaif

Undisclosed

Qotuf AlRiyadah/Flat6Labs Jeddah, undisclosed VC

2014

Gaming

8

Acadox

Online courses

Mohammad Alhareeqi, Mustafa Nabulsi, Nedal Mourad

Undisclosed

STC Ventures, KAUST Innovation Fund

2010

Food & Beverages

9

Yatooq

Arabic coffee maker

Lateefa Alwaalan

$100,000

Self-funded

2011

Education

10

Abi Sayara*

Online seller of new and used cars

Niko Ruokosuo

$1 million

Angel investment

2010

E-commerce

11

Indielabs

Software developer

Khaleel AlHaboub

Undisclosed

Naif Al Qahtani

2014

Technology

12

Cura*

Telemedicine

Wael Kabli, Mohammad Zekrallah

$800,000

NULL

2015

Digital Health

13

Sadeem*

Smart sensors

Ahmad Dehwah, Mustafa Mousa, Esteban Canepa, Christian Claudel

Undisclosed

KAUST Innovation Fund

2016

Technology

14

Noon

Online courses

Abdulaziz Alsaeed and Mohammed Aldhalaan

Undisclosed

Angel investment

2013

Education

15

Near Motion

Customer engagement tools

Faisal Alferdos

$375,000

Saudi Aramco's Wa'ed

2014

Technology

16

NOMADD Desert Solar Solutions

Automated solar panel cleaning

Georg Eitelhuber

$305,000

KAUST Innovation Fund

2012

Technology

17

Maharah

Booking app for home maintenance services

Mujahed Marghlani, Saleem Barnawi, Ahmed Mereyani

$288,000

Qotuf AlRiyadah/Flat6Labs Jeddah, angel investment

2015

Services

18

Foodics

Cloud-based restaurant management system

Ahmad AlZaini and Mosab AlOthmani

Undisclosed

Raed Ventures

2014

Business Services

19

Visual Experience

Virtual reality and 3D film production

Abdulwahid and Mohammed Al-Zaydi, Peter Rautek

$250,000

KAUST Innovation Fund

2014

Industrial

20

Telaa*

Anti-corrosion coating technology

Mohammad Al-Buali

Undisclosed

Saudi Aramco's Wa'ed (grant)

2015

Technology

21

Hachid*

Crowd management technology

Basim Zafar, Jens Schneider, Mohamed Shalaby, Bernard Ghanem

$200,000

KAUST Innovation Fund (grant)

2015

Services

22

Sawerly

Online platform to book photographers

Hussein Attar and Mohamed Al Zahrani

$227,000

QB Co., Qotuf AlRiyadah/Flat6Labs Jeddah

2013

Media

23

Rayz

Social media marketing

Bander and Rayan Alwabil, Yazeed Alghuraibi

Undisclosed

Naif Alrajhi Investment, angel investment

2012

Services

24

Wade7

Animated math and science videos

Wesam Yaghmour

Undisclosed

Qotuf AlRiyadah/Flat6Labs Jeddah, Saudi Aramco's Wa'ed

2013

Education

25

ConCure*

Concrete maker

Mohammed Khalil, Feras Kafiah, Husam Walwil

$90,000

King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals' Dhahran Techno Valley

2012

Construction

26

Dokkan Afkar

E-commerce platform

Ammar Waganah, Abdullah Bajri, Mohammed Karam Nasrallah

Undisclosed

Mobily Ventures

2012

E-commerce

27

TamProjects*

Develops and manages employee award programs

Abdullah Alyousef, Salim Bamakhrama, Rawaa Baksh, Omar Al Juraisi, Abdullah Aldammak

Undisclosed

Angel investment

2015

Services

28

iRehab

Online physical therapy

Reem Al-Sowayegh and Ahmed Zawawi

$45,000

Qotuf AlRiyadah/Flat6Labs Jeddah, Saudi Aramco's Wa'ed (grant)

2015

Healthcare

29

Rwaq*

Free online Arabic courses

Fouad Alfarhan and Sami Al Hussayen

Undisclosed

Angel investment

2013

Education

30

Warsha Plus*

Trading platform for auto parts

Abdulrahman Hassan Shahbar, Mohammed Abdullah Al Qurashi, Naif Saeed Bin Jahlan

Undisclosed

Qotuf AlRiyadah/Flat6Labs Jeddah

2015

E-commerce

31

Farm Tech*

Organic lifestock farming

Hassan Alghamdi and Talha Sheikh Al-Basatneh

$18,000

Qotuf AlRiyadah/Flat6Labs Jeddah

2016

Agriculture

32

Jybly*

Shipping service

Abdulaziz Algain, Qusai Alsharif, Faisal Alhussayen

$18,000

Qotuf AlRiyadah/Flat6Labs Jeddah

2015

E-commerce

33

Mother & Child*

Online guide for pregnancy and parenting

Nehad Sulaimani

$18,000

Qotuf AlRiyadah/Flat6Labs Jeddah

2015

Health & Wellness

34

Vanoman

Online platform to book moving services

Fadi Almaghrbi, Banan Alhajaji, Sohaib Albarade

$18,000

Qotuf AlRiyadah/Flat6Labs Jeddah

2015

E-commerce

35

Smartable

Gamified educational platform

Saud Bawazeer, Mohammed Aqeel, Hamzah Kattan

$18,000

Qotuf AlRiyadah/Flat6Labs Jeddah

2014

Technology

36

Taxi Food*

Online food delivery

Ghassan Alharbi

$18,000

Qotuf AlRiyadah/Flat6Labs Jeddah

2016

Food & Beverages

37

B8ak

App to book home maintenance services

Khalid Alhmili and Eyad Alshabaan

NULL

Self-funded

2015

Services

38

Halayalla*

Manages corporate sports activities

Nadeem and Faheem Bakhsh

NULL

Self-funded

2016

Sports and Fitness

39

YoTable

Restaurant reservation app

Reda and Rashed Islam, Mahmoud Elsaid

NULL

Self-funded

2015

Food & Beverages

40

Fitlee

Online personal trainers

Alwaleed Alkeaid

NULL

Self-funded

2014

Sports and Fitness

41

Artistia*

Online retailer of handicrafts

Leena AlAufi, Marwan Cheguenni, Lulwa Alsoudairy

NULL

Self-funded

2015

E-commerce

42

Nabd App

Personalized Arabic news app

Abdur-Rahman El-Sayed

NULL

Self-funded

2013

Media

43

Polyinspect*

Monitoring tool for oil & gas fiberglass pipes

Ahmed Saleh AlOmari

NULL

Self-funded

2016

Technology

44

Lammt*

Events platform

Anmar Fathaldin

NULL

Self-funded

2014

Event Management

45

SDB*

Wearable device for early breast cancer detection

Nermin Sa'ad

NULL

Self-funded

2016

Digital Health

46

Hroof

Animated video production

Sultan Alyazeedi and Faris Hamdan

NULL

Self-funded

2015

Media

47

Spoilee*

Beauty service booking app

Abdullah Alghadouni

NULL

Self-funded

2015

Services

48

Smartmethods

Designs electronic modules and circuits

Wessam Munshi

Undisclosed

Angel investment

2011

Technology

49

Hobby District*

Online retailer of electrical hardware

Bader AlSaif and Fawzi Mudawwar

NULL

Self-funded

2015

E-commerce

50

Feeedz*

App aggregating merchant discounts

Ahmed Wafa and Mohammad Sharaf

NULL

Self-funded

2014

Services