Our vision is to become the most active cross-border venture builder and early stage investor (Pre-Seed to Series A) in the Greater Asia region. XCEL ASIA is the first Pan-Asia startup accelerator that will invest across a range of transformative and high impact technologies ("Hard Tech"), including smart driving, IC, robotics, high-end manufacturing, new materials, green tech, AI, new generation information technology, etc., through its Venture Fund.
WHY XCEL ASIA
- Higher return expectations than other accelerators or diversified seed funds.
- Aim to be the venture gateway for Asian startups across Asia and to the rest of the world.
- The X-Team with solid track record in startup investment, incubation, acceleration and fund management.
- Extensive cross-border networks of strategic partners and investors to maximize value creation to portfolio.
- High touch approach to venture building – from business development, customer validation, market expansion, next round financing to M&A or IPO.
HARD TECH FUND
The objective of XCEL ASIA Venture Fund is to realize long-term appreciation from venture capital investments in equity of hard tech startups across emerging Asian economies including Taiwan, Mainland China, Hong Kong, Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia, Vietnam, Philippines, Thailand, India and Korea.
We seek “Category Defining” opportunities that will make high impacts in the emerging markets.
THE NEW ECONOMIES
The growing Asia's middle class drives new cross-border business models and technologies.
ACCESS TO STARTUPS
We are not just a seed fund or an accelerator. We will be the venture ecosystem in Asia for the next decade.
HIGH TOUCH HIGH RETURN
Believing in our process, incubate, accelerate and hand hold our portfolio from ideation to exit.