The Partnership department is responsible for fostering collaboration between the private sector and startups to strengthen the entrepreneurship ecosystem. The team promotes corporate innovation and entrepreneurship by connecting with startups. Programmes under our playbook include corporate hackathons, corporate innovation programs, business matching, venture building and corporate venture capital (CVC).
The Assistant Manager for Portfolio Management will support the Manager to build partnerships between high potential startups and corporates such as Government Linked Companies (GLC’s), Public Limited Companies (PLCs) and Multinational Companies (MNCs). The individual will be responsible for managing the database of high potential startups and social enterprises (SEs) and funnelling relevant startups/SEs to effectively engage the corporates with the support of the Manager. In addition, the Assistant Manager will be tasked to manage projects from end-to-end by working with a team of executives.
MaGIC discovers and empowers technology startups and social innovators through creativity, innovation and technology adoption, and develops a vibrant and sustainable entrepreneurship ecosystem in Malaysia. Since its inception in 2014, MaGIC has provided its community of start-ups, investors and ecosystem players with capacity building programmes, market & funding opportunities and regulatory assistance that impacted more than 100,000 aspiring and seasoned entrepreneurs with overall value creation of RM1.9 billion. As an agency under the Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (MOSTI), MaGIC facilitates, navigates and enables the ecosystem with the mission of strengthening Malaysia’s position as an emerging innovation nation.