MarkaVIP

  • MarkaVIP Secures $10 Million As The Middle East Takes Off

    MarkaVIP Secures $10 Million As The Middle East Takes Off

    Online private sales burst onto the scene a few years ago in the shape of Vente Privee in Europe and, later, Gilt in the US. It’s a model we all know and love – and it’s rapidly proving a model with which emerging economies are, well, rather obsessed. I was just recently in Istanbul where you can almost throw a stone and be sure of hiting a private sales startup entrepreneur. Read More

  • MarkaVIP Raises $5M For Middle East-Focused Flash Sales Website

    MarkaVIP Raises $5M For Middle East-Focused Flash Sales Website

    MarkaVIP, an ecommerce company that operates an eponymous private sales club in the Middle East, has landed $5 million in Series A funding led by Lumia Capital with participation from NYC-based Invus Financial Advisors. The capital will be used to boost sales and marketing efforts and to support regional expansion throughout the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC). MarkaVIP was founded in Jordan by… Read More