Strategic Partners of the World Business Angels Investment Forum

Strategic Partners are some of the world’s top industry leaders representing diverse regions and industries; they are committed to the idea that interaction between multiple stakeholders can be a positive force in creating change. They work in close cooperation with the Forum to help shape regional and global agendas in the global and regional investment markets. Through this cooperation, Strategic Partners contribute to the global knowledge base and benefit from it as they determine the agenda of Forum meetings and develop the focus of Forum initiatives. WBAF has signed strategic collaborative agreements with global and regional institutions to empower the economic development of the world.



  1. Government of Mexico

  2. Government of Kosovo

  3. Government of Ghana

  4. Government of Mali

Governmental Entities

  1. ICESCO – Islamic World Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation

  2. NSTDA – National Science and Technology Development Agency of Thailand

  3. COMSATS – Commission on Science and Technology for Sustainable Development in the South

  4. SHARAKAH – Fund for Development of Youth Projects of Sultanate of Oman

Financial Institutions

  1. IFC – International Finance Corporation, World Bank Group

  2. LSEG – London Stock Exchange Group

  3. TR – Thomson Reuters

Global Trade Associations

  1. INSME – International Network for Small and Medium Enterprises, Italy

  2. WAIPA – World Association of Investment Promotion Agencies, Switzerland

  3. FEMOZA – World Free and Special Economic Zones Federation, Switzerland

  4. FCEM – World Association of Women Entrepreneurs, France

  5. IASP – International Association of Science Parks and Areas of Innovation, Spain

  6. MBAN – Middle East Trade Association for Business Angels, UAE

  7. ABAN – African Trade Association for Business Angels, Nigeria

  8. LACBAN – Latin America and Caribbean Trade Association for Business Angels, Mexico

  9. JCI – Junior Chamber International, USA

  10. XCALA – Latin American Platform for Business Angels, Uruguay

  11. ASCAME – Association of Chambers of Commerce and Industry of the Mediterranean, Spain

  12. MFTA – MENA Fintech Association, UAE


Social Institutions

  1. Nelson Mandela Foundation, South Africa

  2. Tree Cultures Foundation, Spain


Academic Institutions

  1. Ss. Cyril and Methodius University, North Macedonia

  2. Istanbul Chamber of Commerce University, Turkey

  3. Azerbaijan State University of Economics, Azerbaijan

  4. Higher Education Council of the Government of Pakistan

Chambers of Commerce

  1. ICC – International Chamber of Commerce

  2. ICO - Istanbul Chamber of Commerce, Turkey

  3. DCCI - Dhaka Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Bangladesh

  4. BCCI - Bahrain Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Bahrain


  1. Municipality of Dubrovnik, Croatia

  2. Krapina Zagorje County, Croatia

Business Entities

  1. European Brand Institute, Austria