Founder & Managing Director
Leslie is a serial entrepreneur and startup investor. At the age of 23, he founded System Access and grew it from a one-man startup to a publicly listed global software enterprise with 10 offices and 500 staff across Asia, Europe, Middle East and Africa. In 2006, Sungard Inc., the world’s leading financial services software provider, acquired his company for S$120m. Since 2009, Leslie has started investing full time focusing on early stage startup either directly, via Red Dot Ventures or as General & Limited Partner with Extream Ventures. He has since invested in more than 40 early stage tech startups.
Daryl graduated from NUS Business School with a BBA, minoring in Technopreneurship. While still a student, he started a cosmetics business with his products currently retailing in Singapore, Hong Kong and Shanghai. His role is to help source investment opportunities and manage Red Dot’s co-working space and value-added services.