Amount invested: The duo disbursed a total amount of MYR 2.8 million (US$680,000) in investments for their second cohort. These companies will receive an investment of MYR250,000 (US$61,000) each to grow their business regionally.
The 11 startups are:
ERTH (e-Waste Recycling Through Heroes): A social enterprise that specialises in collecting and recycling e-waste from household and businesses.
Fefifo: Pioneering digitalised, standardised farming in ready-to-farm modern farm spaces, to bring sustainable and profitable smallholder farming into Southeast Asia.
Hatio: Specialising in supply chain and logistics. Its services span warehouse automation, smart logistics, robotics, artificial intelligence and the internet of things.
Hauz: A data-driven enterprise solution that manages and monitors mobile workforce operations in the service industry.
Homa2u: An O2O firm building materials and interior finishes marketplace for house projects.
Kiddocare: An online platform that connects parents with trained Malaysian baby sitters and early childhood education providers for personalised, on-demand services.
Load2Go: An on-demand logistics platform for booking trucks for large freight, construction and manufacturing industries.
MMC: A food-based company that operates several different businesses, including a central kitchen, food mart, cafe and vending machines.
MyBump: A car wrap advertising company that matches brands with drivers for data-backed creative execution outdoor advertising.
Pomen: A SaaS automotive maintenance platform that specialises in connecting fleet companies and vehicle owners with workshops and service providers.
Quadby: The Nextdoor for universities. Quadby is a community app for students to find and chat with peers on campus.