FreshSource wins 1st place at the Standard Chartered Womena Competition

Standard Chartered UAE, the Exclusive Banking Sponsor of Womentum 2019, awarded three startups cash prizes worth a total of $50,000 at Demo Day, after the cohort pitched to an audience of the region’s top investors, media and ecosystem players.

In first place, we have FreshSource, winning $25,000. FreshSource (Egypt) is disrupting the agri value-chain through innovative solutions that connect smallholder farmers to the modern value chain.

Second place went to Pas-sport worth $15,000. Pas-sport (Egypt) is transforming athletes’ lives by unlocking global opportunities and connecting them to sports scholarships.

The third prize winner of $10,000 was Dimension14 (UAE), a one-stop shop for advanced planning problems within a single AI-powered application.

Womentum 2019, a women in tech accelerator by womena in partnership with Standard Chartered, wrapped up the four-month program focused on empowering and driving growth for the top regional female-led tech startups.