Investing in Breakthrough Ideas


BANSEA investors are typically angel investors who have significant accomplishments in their career and are now contributing their experience back to the community via investments and mentoring to startups. BANSEA investors are also structured early stage funds or family offices that are active in the alternative investment space.

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Angel Investors Tax Deduction

The Angel Investors Tax Deduction (AITD) Scheme is suitable for angel investors who can commit a minimum of $100,000 in a qualifying start-up.

As an approved angel investor, one can enjoy a tax deduction of 50% of one’s investment at the end of a two-year holding period.

For each Year of Assessment (YA), the eligible investments will be subject to a cap of $500,000, and the corresponding maximum tax deduction is $250,000.

More details are available at SPRING. Enquiries can also be made through BANSEA.


BANSEA members participating in the BANSEA ONE Fund pool the risks of investing in early stage companies and share in the rewards of the outcomes.

The establishment of BANSEA’s new investment vehicle “BANSEA ONE” marks the next step in evolution of its value proposition and relevance in Southeast Asia’s (SEA) to the angel investing eco-system. This move is poised to further develop and foster a vibrant start-up ecosystem, leveraging on BANSEA’s expertise in building startups. Investors will be granted early access to BANSEA’s pipeline of deals and making an active contribution to the eco-system.



Qualified And Rich Deal Flow
Regular Investor Meetings
Access To Online Platform

Business Generation

Access To Members Directory
Access To Service Providers


Newsletter With Relevant Content
Learning Sessions
Annual Report On Angel Investments

Additional Benefits

Discounts From Service Providers
Access To Selected Events


Learning Sessions And Networking
Members Dinners
Member Led Activities
Access To Members Directory
BANSEA Breakfasts

Join Us

Membership in BANSEA is strictly by invitation and recommendation by existing members.

Invitation is extended to angel investors who share our vision and will actively engage in activities that promote the development of the business community both locally and internationally.

Submit a request for an invitation here (a new window will open).