Interactive and Digital Media Start-up Incubation in Singapore


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Interactive and Digital Media Start-up Incubation in Singapore

  1. 1. Expara IDM Ventures II (EIDMV II)Venture Creation and Investment
  2. 2. EIDMV II Pre-seed Seed Series A/B Extream Expara EIDMV I EIDMV II Ventures2003 to present 2007 to 2011 2012 to present 2008 to present• Mentorship; • Singapore; • Singapore • Singapore;• Startup advisory; • Fund size: S$1M; • Fund size: • Fund size: S$20M; and • Investment size: S$4.55M; • Investment size:• Workshop & events. S$55K; and • Investment size: S$1M to S$3M; and • Focus: IDM. S$255K; and • Focus: IDM, • Focus: IDM. software, IT.
  3. 3. Our Objective Our objectiveFocus on maximizing upside potential and mitigating risks inherent inincubation funding:-• Invests in and accelerates potentially scalable IDM start-up businesses; and• Mitigate risks by careful selection, portfolio diversification, working closely with our portfolio companies, co-investing with local and international incubators and employing financial leverage through public funding program.• Invest S$255 thousand each into promising pre-seed/seed IDM start-ups through co- investment strategy and leverage on the iJAM microfunding scheme.
  4. 4. Management team Douglas Abrams Suwida Kingmuangkow Partner Partner• MD, Expara & EIDMV (2003 to present) • Managing Partner, Expara Ventures• Partner, Extream Ventures (2008 to present) Thailand (2012 to present)• Visiting Prof., Sasin (2007 to present) • Advisor, Expara (2010 to present)• Founder, EIDMV (2007 to present) • MD, EIDMV (2010 to present)• Founder, Expara (2003 to present) • Co-founder, Parisi D-B Line Pte Ltd (2008• Adj. Assc. Prof., NUS (2001 to present) to present)• Board member, MDA (2009-2011) • Shareholder/Director, Designers• Co-Chairman, BANSEA (2002-2009) Bathware Asia , Thailand (2002 to present)• MD, Parallax Capital (2000) • Proprietary Trader, KGI Securities,• VP IB Tech., GM Internet Marketing, JP Thailand (2006-2010) Morgan (1986-2000) • Sasin MBA (2005)• Wharton MBA (1993)
  5. 5. Management team Cato Gullichsen Rosalind Tan Partner Partner• Senior Associate, Expara (2011 to present) • Partner, EIDMV II (2012 to present)• Incubation Manager, EIDMV (2012 to • Founder and CEO, Incent Pte Ltd (2005 to present) present)• Heriot-Watt MBA (2011) • Founder, Mobilskole AS (2007 to 2008)• Research Fellow, A*STAR (2008-2011) • Entrepreneur of the year 2009, Norwegian• Business Development Manager; Doping School of Entrepreneurship Control Centre, Malaysia (2007-2008) • Entrepreneurship, MiniMBA, Norwegian• Visiting Researcher, Anti-Doping Research School of Entrepreneurship (2004) Inc, USA (2007) • Master of Law, Universitetet I Oslo (2003)• PhD in Biophysical Chemistry, Glasgow • Author, Introduction to Mobile Marketing University, UK (2006)
  6. 6. Industry focus Industry focus- IDMInternet and E- Mobile and Disruptive commerce Social Impact Wireless innovations innovation
  7. 7. Industry focus Capabilities of incubator• Led by an experienced team of highly active, hands-on early-stage investors;• Driving the growth of Singapore’s entrepreneurial ecosystem for the last 12 years;• Demonstrated track record of success;• An established enterprise development ecosystem that provides mentorship and funding support for our companies;• A highly developed partner network in SEA, India, China, Europe and North America;• Extensive prequalified deal flow and proprietary deal flow mapping; and,• Comprehensive and rigorous investment & risk management process
  8. 8. Industry focus Contact usRosalind Tan Yan ChingExpara IDM Ventures II Pte LtdBlock 71, Mediapolis Phase 0,Ayer Rajah Crescent, #02-10/11,Singapore 139951Email: