The program is open to startups from any country. However, we are interested with startups who are operating in Malaysia, Indonesia, Philippines, Singapore or Cambodia.
No. You can identify the country which you would like to collaborate with Etiqa in.
We are open to explore with startups from any industry that may have relevance to insurance.
At a minimum, we are looking for startups that has launched an MVP.
The program is free of charge.
Yes you can.
No, this program requires at least one founder and another team member who is responsible for collaboration to commit time in throughout the 4 months of program duration.
No, Etiqa will curate the program specifically for each startup to areas that will be most beneficial to them.
The program is being run in Kuala Lumpur. However, the collaboration may happen with any of our locations in Malaysia, Indonesia, Philippines, Singapore or Cambodia.
Yes you can
I am from Indonesia/Philippines/Singapore and would like to collaborate with Etiqa in my country. Do I still need to go to KL?
No. We will arrange for you to work with Etiqa in your respective country.
No, you will not need to be in Etiqa for the 4 months. However, based on the needs of each startup, you may be required to be in Kuala Lumpur for specific meetings.
As this is a tailored program, training sessions will be organised based on individual startup needs
Yes. Expertise from Etiqa and program partners will be assigned to work with you.
Accelerator or Incubator programs will generally take a cohort of startups through a single curriculum, and at the end, pitch their solutions for fund raising or customers. Although the Escapade program selects startups at the same time, each startup will have specific goals and support that is organised.
Etiqa may invest in the company. Etiqa will also introduce our VC partners to you.
This will be discussed during the program.
This will depend on specific needs and scheduled accordingly.
Consider the escapade program as a project. Etiqa expects the startup the commit the agreed time and resources to making the project a success.
We will provide each startup with space to work which is very close to Etiqa in KL. This will make it easier to meet with Etiqa. However, we only expect startups to be there as much as required to make the program successful
Yes, you will be provided with two hot desks in a co-work space in Bangsar, KL which is next to the Etiqa office. This will be provided for 4 months.
No. However, we will provide recommended discounted accommodation.
You will need the appropriate visa to come to Malaysia based on your passport.