Golden Gate Ventures is an early-stage venture capital firm investing across Southeast Asia. Since 2011, the firm has invested in over 25 companies across more than 7 countries in Asia. The firm invests in internet & mobile startups across many sectors, including e-commerce, payments, marketplaces, mobile applications, and SaaS platforms.
Where do we invest?
We focus on Southeast Asia. To date we’ve invested in Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, the Philippines, and Vietnam, but we’re always looking for companies interested in expanding regionally and globally. We also invest in Hong Kong, Taiwan, Japan, Korea, and the U.S.
What do we invest in?
Startups in Southeast Asia that leverage technology and the internet to scale rapidly and disrupt existing industries – from e-commerce to payments, marketplaces to content portals, mobile apps to B2B, IoT to SaaS platforms.
How much do we invest?
We invest at the Seed, Series A, and Bridge rounds. For Southeast Asia, this is generally companies raising USD$250k to USD$5M. We like working with co-investors that add value and are open to both leading and following other investors.
How do I pitch?
Preferably through an introduction – from a founder in our portfolio, to a mentor at our firm, to a startup in our network. Or find us at event and give us your best 60-second pitch. We’ve been pitched in elevators, escalators, taxi queues, and even bathrooms! As a last resort, you can use our contact page.