Raiven Capital Arrives in Riyadh to Judge $600,000 Startup Competition at LEAP, One of the Mideast’s Largest Tech Conferences

Raiven Capital Arrives in Riyadh to Judge 0,000 Startup Competition at LEAP, One of the Mideast’s Largest Tech Conferences

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)– Raiven Capital, a global early-stage technology venture fund, arrived in Riyadh to judge a $600,000 startup competition for LEAP, a 61,000 attendee, three-day tech conference that begins today. The inaugural conference involves more than 400 speakers, 80 countries, and 1,000 startups. It is part of Saudi Vision 2030, the plan to diversify from fossil fuels and develop other sectors, especially its digital technology-based economies. A major part of this plan is to nurture its future entrepreneurial society. Ninety startups are competing in the Rocket Fuel Startup Competition, with a…