Who We Are
West Asia Investment Partners (WAIP) is an alternative investment management firm that is dedicated to discovering and investing in high-potential, innovative, and disruptive startups.
At WAIP, we focus on identifying and investing in innovative startups operating in Europe and West Asia. Our goal is to assist these companies in growing their market reach by entering new markets, and ultimately protecting and growing investor capital.
With a team of experienced investment professionals, strategists, and economists, we have decades of combined market expertise and regional experience. Our in-house pre-acquisition due diligence capability allows us to carefully evaluate startup opportunities and make strategic decisions that create meaningful growth and revenue.
As a startup, partnering with WAIP means gaining access to a network of experienced investors and industry professionals who can provide valuable insights, mentorship, and resources to help you scale your business.
As an investor, you can benefit from the growth and development of a diversified portfolio of innovative startup opportunities across selected markets. We are committed to elevating the most promising startups and ideas in this new era of growth.
We are guided by a set of core principles that shape our investment strategy and guide our decision-making process. These principles include:
- Innovative approaches and solutions: We are committed to investing in companies that are pushing the boundaries of what is possible through the use of cutting-edge technologies and creative solutions.
- Environmentally aware technological development: We believe that it is important for technology to be developed in an environmentally conscious manner, and we look for companies that are taking steps to minimize their impact on the
- Socially responsible investment: We understand that our investments have a direct impact on the communities and environments in which they operate, and we take our responsibility to make a positive impact on society and the environment
- Intellectual property adherence: We believe in protecting the rights of innovators and entrepreneurs by investing in companies that are committed to adhering to all laws and regulations related to intellectual property.
By investing in companies that align with our values, we aim to generate long-term value for our investors while making a positive impact on the world.
Diversity and inclusion are at the forefront of our culture. We believe that a diverse and inclusive environment allows everyone to thrive, and that diverse perspectives shape our community. We strive to create a workplace where everyone feels welcomed and where we all succeed.
Integrity is key to maintaining trust and credibility with our investors, portfolio companies, and the broader business community. We take a robust and thorough approach to managing integrity risks throughout our operations and have a zero-tolerance policy for any type of misconduct. We are committed to maintaining the highest standards of integrity in all of our business dealings, and believe that this is essential to achieving long-term success.
Collaboration is central to our investment strategy. By working closely with creative and ambitious founders, we believe we can help build companies that drive economic prosperity and solve real-world problems. Our team is dedicated to identifying and partnering with exceptional founders and management teams to build disruptive technology and businesses that make a meaningful impact.
Social responsibility is an essential component of our investment strategy. We understand that our investments have a direct impact on the communities and environments in which they operate, and we look for companies that are committed to making a positive impact on society and the environment. We believe that companies with a strong sense of social responsibility tend to be more resilient and better equipped to navigate the challenges of today’s fast-paced business environment.