The Hive


The Hive is a seed stage venture fund based in Palo Alto, California. We apply our entrepreneurial and operational experience to accelerate company building, leveraging data, AI, blockchain and deep tech to drive disruption and new market opportunities.‍

The Hive has invested in North America across four funds and has separate funds in Brazil, India and Southeast Asia.

The Hive Southeast Asia offers early-stage financing ranging from RM500,000 to RM5 million and can assist in syndicating future rounds of financing with venture capitalists and strategic partners.

Funding Stage

Seed stage companies.

Sector Focus

The Hive is a fund and co-creation studio that collaborates with entrepreneurs and corporations to create and launch startups that leverage data, AI, blockchain and deep tech to drive disruption and new market opportunities.

Geographical Focus

Southeast Asia.

Investment Criteria

We are constantly seeking for vibrant and energetic startups with a strong team and a bold vision.

Dana Penjana Nasional

The Hive Southeast Asia is a recipient of Dana Penjana Nasional to co-create, launch and fund early-stage startups predominantly in Malaysia based on specific themes focusing on applications and use cases in corporate functional areas.‍

Under the scheme, we are mandated to invest into companies that drive economic recovery by harnessing the power of innovation to digitalise enterprises into the fourth industrial revolution.


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