Welcome To MDBAN


MDBAN is a proprietary network of Angel Investors from the Maghreb Diaspora, looking to invest in and support the development of Maghreb-born startups.

Our vision is to promote the development of a common, seamless and thriving startup ecosystem across the Maghreb countries.

Our Mission is to connect Angel Investors from the Maghreb Diaspora with profitable investment opportunities in Maghreb startups, through collaboration with Maghreb-based angel networks.


News & Events


MDBAN Partner’s onboarding

MDBAN international Panel

Our Partners Network

MDBAN partners exclusively with the leading local Angel Networks, Accelerators, Incubators and other startup support entities in the Maghreb to connect our Diaspora Angels with Maghreb startups

Business Angels Network

Startups Support Organisations

Diaspora Network Organisations

Our Founding Team

Noomane Fehri

CEO at pan-african consulting firm OurDigitalFuture, former minister of technology and initiator of the StartUpAct law in Tunisia.

Ghazi Benothman

CEO of UtiQ Ventures with 20 years of private equity and venture capital investing in the Silicon Valley and MENA regions

Marcel Dridje

A seasoned European Sales Executive, Marcel has substantial field experience in IT, Deeptech and Telecom startups in the US and EMEA regions.

Ferid Masmoudi

Development of Financial Institutions, Sovereign Wealth Funds, Institutional Investors, Pension Funds, Family Offices in the Middle East 

Samir Idrissi Kassimy

President of MoBAN Moroccan Business Angel Network