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Juliana Jan, Acting CEO of Cradle Seed Ventures

Cradle Seed Ventures, the venture capital (VC) arm of Cradle Fund Sdn Bhd, today announced the appointment of Juliana Jan as Acting CEO.

The appointment is effective immediately from April 15, 2019.

CSV will continue its operations in the interim period under Jan’s stewardship.

Jan is set to replace Dzuleira Abu Bakar, whose service ends after two and half years as CEO.

She has more than 15 years of experience in senior management experience, including a decade of involvement in venture capital funding as well as in market research and grants.

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The new Acting CEO has been with Cradle since 2004 and is very passionate about helping entrepreneurs and startups.

“We are fortunate to have someone of Juliana’s caliber and experience stepping up to lead CSV,” said Razif Abdul Aziz, Acting Group CEO of Cradle, in a press statement.

“We are at a critical moment and need someone who is able to continue implementing our key strategies and take advantage of market opportunities ahead. Juliana is a technology visionary with a proven track record of execution. She has the right operational, management and leadership skills to provide the necessary stewardship and governance necessary to ensure the confidence of CSVs portfolio companies and partners,” he added.

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