PORTFOLIO AND PARTNERS
The Singapore Economic Development Board (EDB), a government agency under the Ministry of Trade and Industry, is responsible for strategies that enhance Singapore’s position as a global centre for business, innovation, and talent. Its mission is to create sustainable economic growth, with vibrant business and good job opportunities for Singapore.
The National Research Foundation (NRF) is a department within the Prime Minister's Office. The NRF sets the national direction for research, innovation and enterprise (RIE) in Singapore. It seeks to invest in science, technology and engineering, build up the technological capacity of our companies, encourage innovation by industry to exploit new growth areas, and facilitate public-private partnerships to address national challenges.
As part of their Deep Tech Nexus strategy, SGInnovate is focused on adding tangible value to the Singapore deep tech startup ecosystem in two key areas - development of Human Capital and deployment of Investment Capital. With the support of partners and co-investors, SGInnovate back deeply technical founders through equity-based investments, access to talent, and support in building customer traction.