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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.

Our Services

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

Metrics &

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.

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