Cradle Fund Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Venture Capital

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 13

  • Investments
  • 149

  • Portfolio
  • 114

  • Exits
  • 22


Cradle Fund General Information


Cradle Fund is a not-for-profit venture capital firm specializing in early stage and startup investments. The firm runs as an agency under the Ministry of Finance, Malaysia and manages the Cradle Investment Programme. It seeks to invest in the biotechnology, life science, material science and growth technology sectors.

Contact Information

Year Founded
Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Not-For-Profit Venture Capital
Other Investor Types
Venture Capital
Primary Office
  • Level 20, Sunway Putra Tower
  • 100 Jalan Putra
  • Kuala Lumpur, 50350
  • Malaysia
+60 03-4045 0000

Cradle Fund Investments (149)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
ALFA and friends 01-Dec-2022 Later Stage VC Educational and Training Services (B2C) Generating Revenue
00000000 01-Dec-2022 00000 00000 Aquaculture Generating Revenue
0000000000 01-Dec-2022 00000 00000 Energy Refining Generating Revenue
00000000 000000000 01-Dec-2022 00000 00000 Entertainment Software Generating Revenue
00000000 000000000 01-Dec-2022 00000 00000 Diagnostic Equipment Generating Revenue
0000000 01-Dec-2022 00000 00000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue
000000.00 01-Dec-2022 00000 00000 Logistics Generating Revenue
000000 00000000000 01-Dec-2022 00000 00000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue
Instaweb 01-Dec-2022 Later Stage VC Software Development Applications Generating Revenue
KUEM Royal Heritage 01-Dec-2022 Later Stage VC Personal Products Generating Revenue
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Cradle Fund Exits (22)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size 09-Jan-2023 Out of Business
0000000 04-Dec-2022 000 00 00000000
00000000 03-Jun-2022 000000000000000000
000000 00000 02-Mar-2022 000000000000000000
0000 01-Dec-2021 0000000 000000 00000
0000000 25-Sep-2021 000 00 00000000
000000000 26-Aug-2021 000000000000000000 0000
0000 00000 18-May-2021 000 00 00000000
Tableapp 27-Oct-2020 Merger/Acquisition
Ittify 08-Jul-2020 Merger/Acquisition
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Cradle Fund Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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Cradle Fund Team (16)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Norman Vanhaecke Acting Group Chief Executive Officer Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Lilyana Abdul Latiff Chief Executive Officer Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Kamal Zainul Chief Financial Officer Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Kasmawati Sulong Chief Operating Officer Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Razif Abdul Aziz Chief Operating Officer Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Cradle Fund Co-Investors (19)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Pitch Nominees 3 Series chart Industry bar
500 Global 0 Series chart Industry bar
AgFunder 0 Series chart Industry bar
Artesian Capital Management 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
SOSV 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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