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Last week we published an article profiling 27 investors that are participating in our epic TOP100 programme . But you didn’t really think that was all did you? No, no, no, no, no. That was just one part of the list.
We can’t wait to bring all of these investors to cool locations, introduce them to startups and help support the ever-changing Asian tech ecosystem. (These profile descriptions come from the company profiles on e27).
Let’s meet the next 27 investors participating in TOP100 2018!
Convergence Ventures is an early stage technology venture fund focused on investing in Indonesia.
The fund is led by Partners Adrian Li and Donald Wihardja who are seasoned professionals with extensive operating experience in Internet and Mobile businesses in emerging markets. Convergence leverages its industry insights, support services and global network to empower exceptional founders to build disruptive and impactful businesses for Indonesia and the South East Asia region.
Leonie Hill Capital is an exempt fund manager under paragraph 5(1) of the Second Schedule to the Securities and Futures (Licensing and Conduct of Business) Regulations of Singapore.
Leonie Hill Capital takes pride in being an alternative investment vehicle to the traditional passive and enhanced indexing strategies. Founded in 2007 to take advantage of extraordinary opportunities in Asia, the firm has since expanded to South Korea and the United States.
MDI is a corporate venture capital initiative by Telkom Indonesia which is based in Jakarta with operations in Singapore and Silicon Valley. It is set as an independent entity with its own funding processes.
MDI uniquely combines a VC model with services in providing companies from Telkom Group with access to operational assistance and help in building startups’ growth engine after making a ﬁnancial investment
Merah Putih Inc is Indonesia’s Pioneer in Technology and Digital Incubator company to support, invest in seed fund, business mentorship, and infrastructures needed for local Start Up.
Based in Jakarta, Indonesia, they are focusing their programs and service at the moment for the local Start Up in Indonesia. Their focus in portfolio investment / Incubation is in Mobile, Gaming, Community Base, and E Commerce.
Monk’s Hill Ventures is a partnership of seasoned entrepreneurs who have built and backed global companies based both in Silicon Valley and Asia.
We are a venture capital firm investing in post-seed stage tech startups that will take advantage of the fast growing Southeast Asian markets.
Patamar Capital exists to open up better opportunities for Asia’s underserved communities so they can improve their lives. We invest in and support visionary entrepreneurs.
Qualgro is an Asean-focused fund that invests into internet and technology-based businesses, as well as into education and healthcare.
Their Mission is to provide high-impact support to exceptional entrepreneurs and to the ecosystem, through the quality and values of their people and their network, leading to strong returns for their investors.
Quest Ventures is a leading venture fund for technology companies that have scalability and replicability in large internet communities.
Since 2011, Quest Ventures has drawn inspiration from this poem by renowned poet Qu Yuan, who has a national holiday dedicated to him in modern China and many parts of Asia.
Rakuten Group is one of the world’s leading Internet service companies, providing a variety of consumer- and business-focused services including e-commerce, eBooks & eReading, travel, banking, securities, credit card, e-money, portal and media, online marketing and professional sports. Rakuten Group is expanding globally and currently has operations throughout Asia, Europe, the Americas, and Oceania.
Rekanext is a distinctive venture capital firm backed by strong partners with deep experiences in digital technology, enterprise solution, manufacturing, real estate, fund management and the financial industry who have resolved to mentor early stage startups through their growth phases.
With their MNC, entrepreneurship, technology and investing background, our partners work closely with founders, bringing their years of experience in startups and in the technology and innovation space to the relationship, readily sharing their knowledge, experience and networks to grow seedling ventures into successful and sustainable businesses.
SEAbridge is a leading technology M&A advisory and investment firm in Asia. They advise local technology companies on their fund raising and exit strategies. They aim to be the trusted financial adviser to the best technology companies in Asia, helping them grow and eventually exit.
Their strength is their hands on management team who combine top level investment banking and legal expertise with deep experience as entrepreneurs as well as VC/PE investors. This invaluable experience on all sides of the investment cycle allows us to facilitate investments and create win-win situations for all parties.
They are a Singapore-based seed-stage venture firm that invests S$500k to 1M in early stage companies on market terms. Once the investment is in place, they’ll help you to grow to profit or the next round of funding through their network and their full-time operating partners
SGAN (Singapore Angel Network Pte. Ltd) is an angel investment firm and subsidiary of the Thakral Group of Companies, headquartered in Singapore. As an entrepreneur, partnering with SGAN will not only provide you early-stage risk capital, but will also grant immediate access to the global Thakral network (of 36 countries) and the Group’s unmatched management expertise.
Often our investee companies discover synergies with other businesses simply because of the vast linkages that they at SGAN can provide.
Shift Ventures is a platform built to support startup companies and promote startup investment with an aim to catalyze their success. In terms of business acceleration, Shift Ventures provides support, advisory, knowledge, mentoring and planning to help them pave their way to success quicker.
They invest in technology startups and high-growth companies in various industries globally. They always look for great teams with amazing ideas that are disrupting traditional industries with the internet and technologies.
Skystar Capital is a fund that invests in technology startups in the Asia Pacific region, particularly Indonesia, at their early and growth stages.
We target companies in the Internet, mobile, education, media, financial, and eCommerce sectors. Our goal is to help entrepreneurs develop long-lasting businesses that thrive.
SOSventures is a venture capital firm that invests in startup companies primarily in the technology sector. With headquarters in Cork, Ireland and offices in the United States and China, SOSventures invests globally.
Since 2009, SOSventures has run multiple Accelerator programs in the United States, Asia and Europe, providing early stage companies access to market knowledge, funding and mentorship in concentrated bursts of time.
Spiral Ventures, as a venture capital firm operating in both Asia and Japan, will aim to create value through investments in each region.
Startupbootcamp FinTech is the leading global accelerator focused on financial innovation, providing funding, mentorship, office space in Singapore’s startup cluster and in the heart of London, Mumbai and New York. The accelerator is back by leading industry partners and provides the 10 selected FinTech startups with access to a global network of investors and VCs.
Over 3 months, the selected startups will collaborate with 100+ mentors, partners, and investors to build world class FinTech products, with the ultimate goal of becoming industry leading companies.
Supply Chain Angels (SCAngels) is the corporate venture arm of YCH Group, Asia Pacific’s leading integrated end-to-end supply chain management and solutions provider, supported by Y3 Technologies, a leading supply chain management information technology and services company.
Co-invested by National Research Foundation (NRF) under the Early Stage Venture Funding Scheme III (ESVF III), SCAngels invests in startups that are synergistic and complementary to YCH’s supply chain and logistic business with the aim of “Creating Unicorns in the Supply Chain”.
The Hub Singapore knows that it takes courage to pursue life on your own terms. That’s why they’ve built a home for courageous people and businesses to work together. They close social distances, enabling you to launch your ventures and scale your businesses.
More than just a coworking space, they’re a trusted community, stimulating events platform, and a base from which to launch your business and scale your impact.
TNB Ventures is a Singapore Government supported Accelerator and fund, led by an entrepreneurial team which has founded, operated and successfully exited their own startups. TNB invests in early-stage startups focusing on Internet of Things (IoT), Augmented and Virtual Reality, Machine Learning, and Robotics.
Collectively, the Management has invested in more than 20 startups in the last four years. Our program extends worldwide by partnering with leading incubators, corporates, and governments to provide a cross border platform & resources needed for success.
TNF Ventures (TNFV) is founded by a few of them who started this as a passion project to help local startups succeed. They feel that there are many talents locally but few had succeeded because they did not have the right connections to help them to go-to-market, they did not have people whom they can discuss their business challenges with and they did not have guidance in business model development.
TRi5 (pronounced “Thrive”) is different from traditional accelerators which run boot camps. It has a rolling program catered specifically to our startups.
A long-term partner. We are not just mentors but jumping on the bandwagon with you. We support your vision and dream to get there.
Connections to large clients in Singapore. Connections and relationships are privileged. Tri5 knows owners of industry leaders in Singapore in the fields of Hospitality, Lifestyle Entertainment, Retail, F&B, eCommerce and Education who work with us because we know them. You will get connected to these clients as part of Tri5.
They seek founders who want to tackle fundamental challenges. People who identify with a problem or concern that’s kept them up late at night — broken tools, broken lines of communication, broken processes, broken boundaries of trust.
Sometimes this will require new skills; sometimes it will require different processes. Sometimes, it will require a completely new organization.
Whichever of these is necessary is ultimately beside the point, because there is just one result when the solution is in place and the naysayers have bought in to the vision: Things will simply be better.
Founded in 2005 by Dr. Finian Tan and his 4 partners, Drs. Khalil Binebine, Jeffrey Chi and Damian Tan and Ms. Linda Li, Vickers Venture Partners is a leading venture capital firm focusing on venture capital investments in Asia and beyond. With presence in Shanghai, Singapore and California, the group manages 4 funds and proprietary capital to date.
Their portfolio covers life sciences, technology, media, and telecommunications as well as consumer and financial services. The firm is managed by Dr. Finian Tan in Singapore and his 4 partners, Dr. Khalil Binebine in San Diego, Dr. Jeffrey Chi and Ms. Linda Li in Shanghai, and Dr. Damian Tan in Singapore.
Web In Travel is a community for anyone passionate about travel technology, distribution and marketing. We provide news through our website and social run events that are unique in content and delivery.
Founded in 1955, YCH started as modest passenger transportation company known as Yap Chwee Hock Transport and General Contractors. Today, we have evolved to become Singapore’s largest home-grown Supply Chain Solutions Company and leading regional SCM partner to many of the world’s favourite brands across the entire Asia Pacific region.
Focused on boosting productivity and sustainability for both MNCs and aspiring growth companies, YCH’s proprietary suite of award-winning end-to-end supply chain management solutions employ cutting-edge web technologies that are best-in-class across industry clusters from consumer and electronics to chemical and healthcare.