Teak Capital Sdn Bhd
Teak Capital Sdn Bhd (Teak Capital) is a technology focused venture capital management corporation based in Kuala Lumpur that was incorporated in March 2008. Teak Capital was appointed as a partner under Malaysia Venture Capital Management Berhad (MAVCAP)’s Second Outsource Partners’ Program (OSP2) in July 2008 and currently manages its inaugural fund, Teak Ventures Sdn Bhd (Teak Ventures). The current fund size of Teak Ventures is RM40.5 million and other investors to the fund include corporate organisations and individuals.
Teak Capital and Teak Ventures are registered with the Securities of Commission of Malaysia.
The management team at Teak Capital has a combination of experience in venture capital investments and possess in-depth technology and industry knowledge gained from global venture capital and software companies.
They have access to global resources that provide invaluable results to investors and entrepreneurs. The management team comprises of:-
Chok Kwee Bee: Managing Director
Chong Chee Khen: Senior Vice President
Eliza Noordin: Vice President
Teak Capital’s investments are primarily focused on information, communications and technology and other high-growth sectors leveraging on technology. Targeted investments include early up to mezzanine stage companies in Malaysia, South-East Asia and other regions such as North America where there are mutual synergies.
Primary focus will be placed on emerging companies with solid business models and unique competitive advantages that are backed by management teams with high integrity.
The team at Teak Capital works closely with entrepreneurs to unlock the value of the companies and grow their businesses together as partners. Value-added services provided by Teak Capital include:
- Referrals to customers and potential partners;
- Advice in areas of technology and business opportunities;
- Assistance in strengthening the senior management team; and
- Guidance in financials, restructuring, initial public offerings, or merger and acquisitions.