"According to the CB Insights, 29% of the startups fail because companies run out of cash. It ranks second among the top 20 reasons why startup fail. "  - CB Insights, November 2019-


Why Venture Debt

Venture debt is an alternative financing method for early-stage startups with validated business models and clear market growth opportunities. We understand the inherent risks associated with early-stage companies, but we embrace and help visionary entrepreneurs to transform their business. We complement your equity financing to extend the cash position and prevent short term liquidity problems.

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Minimize Shareholding Dilution

If you are VC backed, VD serves as a bridge to the next round

Enhance Financial Liquidity

Enhance your company's financial liquidity before achieving the next milestone and achieve a less costly capital structure. It lowers the overall cost of financing and enhances equity return.

Southeast Asian Business Expansion

Iris Capital Partners is a well-established venture capital with extensive corporate networks in Southeast Asia.

We support your company future equity fundraising round and business expansion regionally.

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Eligibility Criteria

A Malaysian Company

  • A Malaysian company that seeks for domestic and/or overseas expansion in Southeast Asia

  • Is backed by notable venture capital companies/ institutional investors

  • Able to demonstrate a scalable, sustainable and repeatable business model 

Definition of a Malaysian company: 

  • More than 50% of equity is held by Malaysia owners

  • More than 50% of full-time employees are Malaysian

An Asian Company

  • An Asian company that seeks to expand into Malaysia in the near future and brings direct/indirect tangible benefit to the Malaysian economy

  • Backed by notable venture capital companies/ institutional investors as well as able to demonstrate the scalable, sustainable and repeatable business model​

Definition of a non-Malaysian company: 

  • Less than 50% of equity is held by Malaysia owners

  • Less than 50% of the full-time employees are Malaysian


Venture Debt Application

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