KUALA LUMPUR, July 10 (Bernama)– The Coach and Grow Programme (CGP), an
entrepreneur training programme, is entering its closing stages as a recent
entrepreneur showcase for investors started off stage three for it.
The entrepreneur showcase, which saw the participation of 36 companies was
held during the Asian Business Angels Forum (ABAF 2012), and attended by many
regional and global angel investors.
The CGP is a market driven programme that brings together key players in the
entrepreneurial ecosystem to train existing entrepreneurs to overcome business
challenges and grow their businesses to greater heights.
Cradle Fund Sdn Bhd (Cradle) – a non-profit agency under the Ministry of
Finance – is the CGP”s Programme owner while the technopreneurs Association of
Malaysia (TeAM) is the manager.
“Form the entrepreneur showcase, we managed to show the regional and global
investors who attended that there are good quality deal flows in Malaysia.
“Cradle intends to create a pipeline of high-quality companies with regional
or global expansion potential that can grow and scale their business to the next
level, while attractive to funding agencies, angel investors and venture
capitalists,” said Cradle Chief Executive Officer, Nazrin Hassan in a statement
He also expressed the hope that the entrepreneurs will benefit from the
advice, expertise, connections and market access of these international
He said Cradle is very pleased that more than 30 per cent of the
entrepreneurs obtained investors as mentors.
“The mentoring allows investors and entrepreneurs to build
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