Sam Shafie

Launched 10 years ago, Malaysia’s pitchIN aims to be the digital fundraising and investments hub in SEA
All eyes on Sam Shafie and Kashminder Singh as they build IEO Eye on P2P financing over mid term, synergies with other offerings
MTDC’s hattrick at the 14th MVCA Awards 2020/2021
Greatech Technology, Pitchin Platforms & Sophic emerge category winners MTDC support crucial during their early days of existence in the market
pitchIN becomes first ECF platform in Malaysia to raise US$47.3mil for companies
Crosses RM200 mil milestone 12 months after crossing RM100 mil New SC Malaysia guidelines lend additional tailwind to ECF sector
Igotopia lands largest crowdfunding with pitchIN, facilitated by MDEC
Igotopia claims to have successfully raised RM5.9 million, a number that is expected to grow to RM8.2 million.
pitchIN raises US$1.3 mil from 322 investors through own equity crowdfunding campaign
Campaign oversubscribed, funds for business expansion & new business units Another US$1.2mil raise to come from identified institutional investors
After helping 101 companies, pitchIN now raises funds for itself via Leet Capital ECF
Raise US$726k to US$1.2mil plus another US$1.2mil from institutional investor Applied for a license to operate Initial Exchange Offering platform, for digital tokens
pitchIN powers past US$24.1mil equity crowdfunding milestone
2020 is best year ever for pitchIN; confirming its market leadership Raised over US$11.6 mil for 31 companies in 2020, sees brighter future
Everpeaks raises US$341k from ECF campaign, attracting 48 investors
Shift in consumer behaviour & manufacturer opens new opportunities Vision to enable Manufacturer to Consumer (M2C) commerce globally
In boost to Malaysia’s ECF & P2P markets, MTDC allocates US$2.8mil co-investment fund
To co-invest US$2.3mil with pitchIN and US$460k with MicroLEAP First govt agency to co-invest with an ECF platform in those that meet criteria
pitchIN releases annual report 2019 and declares itself APAC’s top ECF platform
1,582 investments made in 2019, more than double the investments over preceding 3 years ositive impact from Malaysian Co-Investment Fund (MyCIF) scheme by government
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