Established in 2012, Red Dot Ventures (“RDV”) is a venture investment vehicle wholly-funded by our founder, Leslie Loh, to incubate seed stage tech startups in Singapore. Red Dot Ventures is among the first venture capital firms to kickstart Singapore’s startup scene.
RDV was selected as an incubation partner to the National Research Foundation (“NRF”) under NRF’s Technology Incubation Scheme. This prestigious appointment is reserved for pioneer incubators who enter nascent markets, find innovation through disruptive technologies, and build ecosystems from scratch. RDV increased attention on investing in deep technology startups. Beyond investing in the private sector, RDV worked with research institutes to encourage high-tech spinoffs.
We are located at Launchpad@One-North, home to about 30 startups on average at any one time, our 5200 sq. ft. incubation space has the following:
Beyond simply providing infrastructure, RDV roped in prominent startup eco-system builders as amongst our anchor tenants to provide our startups with the opportunity to leverage off their networks of startup advisors and investors.
We evaluate startups based on the following key criteria:-
We recommend the following aspects to be covered in your investor deck:-