Smart Sadif

About us

The Smart Axiata Digital Innovation Fund is a venture capital fund created by Smart Axiata to invest in Cambodian-based, digital service companies and start-ups involved in products, business models and other digital ecosystem enablers. It will be managed by Mekong Strategic Partners (MSP) who has deep knowledge in the technology sector and unparalleled networks in Cambodia to create and realize value

ABOUT SMART

The leading mobile telecommunications company in Cambodia; currently serves over 8 million subscribers under the “Smart” brand; part of Axiata Group Berhad, one of the largest telco groups in Asia with over 300 million customers across 10 countries.

ABOUT MEKONG
STRATEGIC PARTNERS

MSP is an investment management and advisory services firm specializing in the greater Mekong region with domain expertise in technology, financial services, renewable energy and sustainability.

THE TEAM

The Fund is governed by an Investment Committee, consisting of representatives from Smart, Mekong Strategic Partner and an independent member.

INVESTMENT COMMITTEE

  • THOMAS HUNDT
    Chief Executive Officer
    Smart Axiata Co., Ltd.
  • KANISHKA WICKRAMA
    Chief Financial Officer
    Smart Axiata Co., Ltd.
  • JOHN MCGINLEY
    Managing Partner
    Mekong Strategic Partners
  • DAVID SOK DARA MARSHALL
    Partner
    Mekong Strategic Partners
  • ZOË NG
    Managing Director
    Raintree Development

FUND MANAGERS

  • STEPHEN HIGGINS
    Managing Partner
    Mekong Strategic Partners
  • GORDON PETERS
    Partner
    Mekong Strategic Partners
  • BORA KEM
    Investment Manager
    Mekong Strategic Partners

Are you the next great start-up of Cambodia? Are you looking for additional support? We would love to hear from you.