4 myths about Corporate Venture Capital and why they’re wrong

Did you know 38 per cent of all corporate venture deals happened in Asia? My company, MDI Ventures, is a US$140 million corporate venture capital (CVC) firm backed by Indonesia’s largest state-owned telecoms conglomerate Telkom Group. The firm, which has been around since 2015, refers to its fund as ‘evergreen,’ meaning each year Telkom Group […] The post 4 myths about Corporate Venture Capital and why they’re wrong appeared first on e27.


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Did you know 38 per cent of all corporate venture deals happened in Asia?

My company, MDI Ventures, is a US$140 million corporate venture capital (CVC) firm backed by Indonesia’s largest state-owned telecoms conglomerate Telkom Group.

The firm, which has been around since 2015, refers to its fund as ‘evergreen,’ meaning each year Telkom Group may replenish or increase the size of the fund depending on market conditions. To date, we are the largest such fund for startups in the archipelago....

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