Cocoon Capital launches with sights on Southeast Asia and India - Cocoon Capital - Venture capital for early-stage, digital startups
Two of the most experienced and successful angel investors of the last 15 years – Michael Blakey and William Klippgen, both household names on the UK and Singapore’s startup scenes, respectively – have joined forces to set up a new SGD10 million seed venture firm in Singapore. True to its name, Cocoon Capital will focus on early-stage investments ranging from SGD350,000 to SGD1m. It boasts a new approach to early-stage investing to fill the pre-series A funding gap in Southeast Asia and India, thanks to its network of close to 30 investors from around the world.