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Empowering changemakers in Indonesia & Southeast Asia

AC Ventures is an early-stage technology venture fund that focuses on investing in Indonesia’s digital disruptors.

About Us We’re Indonesia based, early stage, long-term investors

AC Ventures is a leading South East Asia Venture Capital Firm investing in early-stage startups focused on the Indonesia market. AC Ventures’ mission is to partner and empower entrepreneurs with more than capital, combining the operating experience, industry knowledge, deep local networks, and resources to create value. Our vision is to be a generational partner to founders driving positive societal change and economic impact to Indonesia and beyond through technology-enabled ventures.

AC Ventures manages over US$380M in AUM invested across four funds. Since 2012, AC Ventures’ Partners have invested in over 100 technology companies in Indonesia and SouthEast Asia, including the most iconic names in the SEA digital ecosystem. AC Ventures’ Founding Partners, Adrian Li, Michael Soerijadji, and Pandu Sjahrir, lead a team of over 25 professionals headquartered in Jakarta, Indonesia.

Portfolio showcase Exceptional people driving change

Shipper

Founded by Budi Handoko, and Phil Opamuratawongse.

Shipper is a logistics and warehouse aggregator that offers practical, safe, and convenient service solutions for customers’ business needs with a reach within the country and abroad.

Aruna

Founded by Farid Naufal AslamIndraka Fadhlillah and Utari Octavianty.

Aruna’s vision is to transform Indonesia’s fisheries and marine supply chain and cater to the growing global demand for fishery products through technology innovation.
Aruna Founders (left to right) Indraka, Utari, Farid (3)

BukuWarung

Founded by  Abhinay Peddisetty
and Chinmay Chauhan.

Buku Warung is a digital transaction ledger mobile app for MSMEs. Buku Warung enables MSMEs to gain visibility over their financial condition and to collect credit transactions.

Ula

Founded by  Alan Wong, Derry Sakti, Nipun Mehra and Ricky Tenggara.

Ula is a wholesale e-commerce marketplace that provides working capital and inventory sourcing for small business owners in Indonesia.

Stockbit

Founded by Sigit Kouwagam, Wellson Lo, and Johny Susanto

Stockbit is Indonesia’s stock investing app for millenials which also acts as a public info aggregator and discussion forum. Bibit makes investing easy for millennial investors with no experience.

Our approach We’re founders investing in founders.

Built by founders, we’re laser-focused on helping extraordinary founders succeed. Because when it comes to supporting your venture, it’s not just about investing capital – it’s about having the experience and insight to help you move from idea to implementation.

We know what it takes to bring a startup from vision to reality and will use everything at our disposal to maximize your potential in this ever-evolving entrepreneurial ecosystem. Trust that we focus on you rather than simply capital or resources.

Our Areas of Interest

We believe that technology will transform all sectors of our world and the changes are still coming. Every few years, there are new frontiers opening up for innovation where there are opportunities to disrupt current markets conventions.

As an investor, these are the thematic areas that we are bullish on.

Digital Enablers

Digital Enablers

Startups innovating with technology to enable creators maximise their value.

Fintech

Fintech

Startups opening financial access to Indonesia underbanked and unbanked populations.

SME Tech

SME Tech

Startups empowering MSMEs to embrace digital economy.

eCommerce

eCommerce

Startups democratising economy through digital ecosystem.

Logistics

Logistics

Startups optimising the movement of goods and people across the country.