A discussion with Nazrin Hassan on Cradle's Journey


Nazrin Hassan- the man behind the funding of many technological ideas and commercialization in Malaysia

Topic: Cradle's Journey
Format: Small group sharing session (50% speech + 50% Q&A)
Limited to 30 pax, contact Pixie@worq.space if you can't make it.

About Nazrin Hassan:

Nazrin Hassan began his career in financing with CIMB as a Corporate Finance Executive after graduating from King’s College London, University of London in 1997. In 2003, Nazrin founded the Cradle Investment Program, a technology fund that funds technological ideas and commercialization that is managed under Malaysian Venture Capital Management Berhad. Nazrin then join the Technopreneurs Association of Malaysia (TeAM) from 2006 – 2007, after which he founded Cradle Fund Sdn Bhd.

Despite managing Cradle Fund, Nazrin has many roles and involvements. He is a member of the World Entrepreneurship Forum, Advisor to TeAM, Council Member of the National IT Council (NITC) and the Association of Development Finance Institution of Malaysia (ADFIM) and has won the 3rd place in Venture 2001, a first time competition in Malaysia judging their presented business plan, organized by McKinsey, and Malaysian Institute of Management. Nazrin is a very active member in the ICT circles and seeks to drive investment and development for Malaysia in these areas.

About Cradle Fund Sdn Bhd:

Cradle Fund Sdn Bhd (Cradle), an agency under the Ministry of Finance, Malaysia (MOF) is a not-for-profit organisation that manages the RM100 million Cradle Investment Programme since its inception in 2003. An additional RM50 million was recently added to this allocation under the 10th Malaysian Plan.
Through the Cradle Investment Programme, Cradle aims to
(1) create an ecosystem that supports a strong and innovative business-building environment for technology entrepreneurs,
(2) achieve commercialisation efficiency and sustainable entrepreneurship for budding technology entrepreneurs per their credo of Catalysing Sustainable Technopreneurs, and
(3) represent the Government's effort at boosting quantity and quality of innovations and technology start-ups.
Thu Sep 7, 2017
2:15 PM - 4:30 PM MYT
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Venue Address
3A, Glo damansara, Jalan damansara, TTDI Malaysia
WORQ Coworking Space