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Adrian Li

Adrian is Founder & Managing Partner at AC Ventures, a merged fund between Agaeti Ventures and Convergence Ventures. ACV is an early stage Indonesia focused technology venture capital fund. ACV manages 3 funds with a portfolio of over 80 businesses. Notable investments include, Payfazz, Koinworks, Julo, Carsome and M17. Previously, he co-founded several ventures in China and Indonesia.

Adrian’s 1st Internet venture was Idapted where as CEO & cofounder he raised 2 rounds of venture financing and led the company to be the largest live 1:1 online English test preparation service in China. Idapted was acquired by Eleutian in 2011. He then joined Rocket Internet as a Managing Director where he worked on new technology ventures in China and South East Asia. At the end of 2014 he launched Convergence Ventures.

Adrian is also involved in non-profit work. He founded and chairs a UK Charity called CNYTrust, which supports children in rural China continue schooling. He is a business mentor at several organisations including Endeavour, Founders Institute and Antler. He has served on the board of Entrepreneurs Organisation in several roles including Beijing Chapter President and Regional Communications Director. He is also a member of Young Presidents Organisation (YPO) in Indonesia.

Adrian graduated from Cambridge University with a BA and MA in Economics and was elected a Hawk in recognition of his contributions to University and National level Judo. He obtained his MBA from Stanford while studying in the dual degree MBA & Education MA program and is currently enrolled in the Tsinghua OBOR EMBA program. He is a Kauffman Fellow in Class 21. He speaks Mandarin and English fluently and is proficient in Cantonese and basic Bahasa.

Adrian is a sponsored endurance athlete and ranked in top 5% in his age group for Ironman 70.3 distances. He has completed several marathons in New York, London, Tokyo and Beijing & triathlons including a full Ironman. Notable times are 2:32 in Bintan Intl. OD Triathlon, 5:31 in Cebu 70.3 and 13:02 in Busselton IM. He is an Ironman University Certified Triathlon Coach.

As a food and wine enthusiast, Adrian co-founded the Jakarta chapter of Intl. Wine & Food Society. Adrian has been featured in Forbes Indonesia and Prestige Indonesia’s 40 under 40.

Specialties: Leadership, Start up Operations, Strategy, China & Indonesia tech, Internet and Technology, fitness and endurance training

Michael Soerijadji

Michael is a seasoned investor and entrepreneur. He co-founded Agaeti Ventures in 2018, which became AC Ventures (post-merger with Convergence Ventures) in 2020. Michael has extensive investing experience and has overseen more than 80 technology investments. He also holds multiple board positions in ACV portfolio companies, including Aruna and Reku. Michael started his career as …

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Maliekah Harjani

Born and raised in Jakarta Indonesia, Maliekah found herself excited about investment in emerging markets, wanting to be a part of the Indonesian tech landscape. Maliekah joined AC Ventures after graduating from King’s College and Imperial College London, with a vision to contribute to Indonesia’s already burgeoning tech ecosystem in search for the next big …

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Jeremy Sianto

Jeremy joined AC Ventures with a background in consulting and finance. Prior to ACV, he was an Associate at the Boston Consulting Group, where he worked on various strategic projects across Southeast Asia. He also participated in BCG Jakarta’s giving back program, which provides pro-bono consulting to leading social enterprises and non-profits in Indonesia. Jeremy …

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Giovanni Wilson

Giovanni joined AC Ventures with a background in finance and M&A advisory. Prior to ACV, he was an Associate at Panasean, where he worked on M&As in food retail, specialty retail, healthcare, and telecommunication infrastructure. In his sell-side role, Giovanni guided enterprises from startups to public companies in unlocking growth via partnerships with strategic and …

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Selvana Stella

Selvana is a licensed Indonesian lawyer with more than 6 years of experience in private practice particularly in corporate merger & acquisition, foreign direct investment & joint ventures, and intellectual property rights & franchising. Having previously worked at several Indonesian prominent law firms lastly with the position of Senior Associate, Selvana has assisted multinational companies …

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Joselyne Lesmana

Joselyne joined ACV with background working in a law firm and start-up. Prior in joining ACV, she worked as a banking & finance associate lawyer at a top-notch law firm and as a legal counsel at emerging start-up. Her experience includes handling the day-to-day legal work at start-up and assisting several major clients and deals …

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Teta Augenia

Teta joined Convergence Ventures (now AC Ventures) as an Operations Assistant in early 2016. Prior to joining, she was involved in several programs within Indonesian government operational departments, including government relations, export and import management, and company legal documentation. Teta graduated with Honors from Tarakanita School of Communications and Secretarial (STIKS Tarakanita). During her studies, …

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Pandu Sjahrir

Pandu is a seasoned investor and C-level entrepreneur. Currently Founding Partner of AC Ventures, Pandu is also the Managing Partner of Indies Capital, which controls Indies Special Opportunities Fund, the leading alternative asset manager in the region, and Indies Pelago, a secondary tech fund in Southeast Asia. He currently serves as a Board Member of …

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Samira Shihab

Samira joined AC Ventures Principal of Value Creation where she has built and leads value creation and portfolio advisory. She is responsible for the strategic and operational support which include growth, corporate governance, business development and government relations, organization and capital advisory. Samira is a seasoned entrepreneur and executive in Indonesia. After spending more than …

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