Investor Matching Program & VCs – What is it about?
Moving forward and navigating through the post pandemic world, getting through these uncertain times is a major worry for startups and access to investor is the biggest challenge that they will have to contend with. In response to this, MDEC is launching the Investor Matching program to provide a platform for investors to seek potential investment and assist startups to fundraise during this tough times.
This initiative will provide a much-needed avenue of funding for many Malaysian-based startups and it has already onboarded more than 50 investors and VCs to participate and support the Malaysian startup ecosystem.
2021 PROGRAM KEY STATISTIC
Total Funding Request
USD 94.8 mil
No of Companies Matched
(61% successfully matched)
Seed , Series A , Series B - Fintech and Insurtech , AI , Consumer related data , Lifestyle with embedded fintech, Direct-to-consumer startups (food or non-food) , Agritech , Other products produced with natural materials or using sustainable inputs, Distribution solutions or retail with sustainable development objectives.
Series A onwards - Healthcare, Clean Energy, Smart City, Fintech
Post revenue / Series A, B, C onwards - Future of Energy & Mobility e.g. Hydrogen, Renewables, Energy Storage, EV . Future of Facilities / Industrial Automation i.e. deeptech, AI, Machine Learning, Smart Sensors, Drones . Future of Materials / Specialty Chemicals e.g. 3D printing, sustainable materials, alternative protein/food, bio-fertiliser, agritech
How it Works
Submissions by companies via MDEC’s GAIN platform by 16 April 2022
To register for the above program, kindly create an account on our GAIN platform,
then select the program that you are interested to participate (Register -> Login -> Start Application -> Investor Matching)
Terms & Conditions
1. Application is only for:
3. Sharing the contents
We make no representation or warranty of any kind, expressed or implied, regarding the accuracy, adequacy, reliability, availability or completeness of any information in this initiative and under no circumstances shall we have any liability to you for any loss or damages of any kind incurred as a result of the participation in this initiative or reliance on any information provided herein.