About 1337 Ventures
Our Core Tenets: Startup Idea Generation, Validation, Acceleration & Investment
1337 is a technology accelerator and early stage venture capital focused on doing pre-seed and seed stage investments in Malaysia as well as South East Asia. Our primary investments are O2O based mobility solutions. Pre-seed investment deal flow, is curated by running quarterly pre-accelerator programmes.
1337 will continue expanding through out South East Asia as an accelerator and early stage venture capital focused on scaling companies from ideas to being valued as a multi-million dollar company in less than 10 months. Our central tenets are built into 1337’s core business activities: Idea generation, idea validation, accelerator & growth stage investment.
Beginning with mobile gaming apps from its inception and yielding 16 successful alumnis, 1337 Ventures has since diversified to covering some of the most exciting and innovative areas such as retail analytics, indoor positioning systems, automated parking systems, marketplaces, wearable technology, and proximity marketing bringing the total investments completed to 24 startups.
1337 Ventures Offers Startups Full Support At Every Growth Phase
Validation and Technology Assessment
Product Development and Management
Understanding Regulation and Privacy
Building a Sustainable Business Model
Office Space and Co-Working Hub
Market Expansion & Scaling
Customer Journey Development
International Product/Market Distribution
Sales, Pitching and Fundraising
Investor Demo Days & Connections
Design for Behavioral Change and UX Design
Personal and Team Development
Regional Events : Startup Asia, Echelon, RISE
The 1337 Team & Mentors
Helping You Navigate Your Startup To Greener Pastures
The 1337 team consists of experienced individuals and industry advisors that bring to the table different complimentary skill sets. Offering one-on-one advice to teams through structured weekly meetings and continuous mentoring, our lean team is committed to the success of startups—and always available for coffee!
Our Pre-Accelerator & Accelerator Programmes
Whether you have an idea that requires validation before hitting the runway with it, or an app startup that needs acceleration and seed investment to scale up, our pre-accelerator and accelerator programmes can give you the right footing. We’ve raised close to MYR one million in total portfolio follow-on funding in less than a year, and won’t stop bringing disruptive Asian startups to the fore where they belong.