Startup is entrepreneur-driven
At an idea stage, TRi5 Ventures has found the most important ingredients of a successful startup is a driven and passionate entrepreneur with a solid foundation.
This means we prioritise the entrepreneur over the idea at this stage. If we like the entrepreneur, we will work with the entrepreneur to build a solid foundation for future investment.
- Marketplaces (only if platform is targeting a SEA market outside SG)
There should be utilisation of with deep technologies and IP.
Other important criteria
- The team must have a CTO who is able to execute and oversee the development of the Tech IP.
- The team must hold 90% of the company (if incorporated)
SPRING Singapore has other requirements which are highlighted in the next block.
When presenting a deck, it is important to highlight the background of the CEO founder and the founding team.