To pool and mobilise investment from public and private investors to provide risk capital to entrepreneurs (Bumi, Non-Bumi and Non-Bumi joint ventures) that have the potential to achieve high growth and superior returns.
Penang based companies that has the potential to achieve a high growth and further develop into profitable companies.
Companies outside the region especially that of the IMTGT where Penang based entrepreneurs or company has a substantial stake.
Companies outside Penang that has the track record and strong possibility of being able to be listed on the KLSE or MESDAQ in 1 – 3 years time.
We look for investments opportunities in mezzanine companies which have the potential to be listed in 1 to 3 years on both the KLSE or MESDAQ. These companies must be a manufacturing concern or involved in the following areas :
Information & Communication Technology (ICT)/ Software Solutions
Electronic Commerce /Internet
Oil & Gas
Energy & Environment
Note : We can however consider others on a case to case basis excluding property related
Enterpreneur Development Program
The primary objective is to create Bumiputera entrepreneurs to be involved in high technology.
BTVC also encourages the setting up of joint-venture projects between Bumiputera and Non-Bumiputera with the objective of exposing Bumiputera entrepreneurs to good management practises, technical expertise and international marketing.
Funds Allocated : RM5 million
Approved Investment : RM5.395 million
Number of Companies Invested : Seven(7)
Date of Incorporation : July18, 1996
Operation Commence : January 1997
Fund Size : RM39 million