The evaluation committee is comprised of four seasoned businessmen and serial entrepreneurs from different disciplines. They provide a wealth of experience of doing business in the region that is of high value to all startups. They also have strong links to the business and finance communities. Their roles is to filter, guide, and mentor the entrepreneurs before actually presenting to the angels in the pitching events. The committee follows a rigorous qualification criteria for startups. Those who do not qualified are given detailed recommendations to improve their pitch. Once they do, they are allowed to pitch in fron of the Sirb Angels memebrs.