OUR TEAM

Alina Johari

Business Strategy
Officer

Sukma Norsyidi

Investment
Manager

Akmal Haziq

Associate
Analyst

Alina Johari

Business Strategy Officer

Akmal Haziq

Associate Analyst

Sukma Norsyidi

Investment Manager

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With resources to scale business to new heights, Falnas Capital is a catalyst through progress.

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SM Faliq SM Nasimuddin

Founder

SM Faliq is one of the key shareholders of the Naza Group of Companies, a family-owned business conglomerate. Information on the Group can be obtained at www.naza.com.my.

He established Falnas Capital in 2019 to grow financially viable concepts into thriving, sustainable businesses where his approach to investing is big-thinking, forward-moving and value-creating opportunities.

Rosmin Wan Mohamed

Advisor

Rosmin serves as an advisor to Falnas Capital for its operations and strategic investment direction. Apart from that, he is also involved in the assessment, evaluation and negotiation of private businesses opportunities. He holds a Bachelor of Business Administration with over 30 years work experience in telecommunication, hospitality, transportation, and property sectors, in both the local and international market.

Alina Johari

Business Strategy Officer

Alina administrates Falnas Capital’s operations and investments as well as focuses on financial modelling and acquisition of strategic assets. She graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Accountancy and has over a decade of experience in finance, corporate communications and business liaison and strategy.

Sukma Norsyidi

Investment Manager

Sukma oversees the overall investment portfolio of Falnas Capital with defined focus on its private ventures. He holds a Bachelor Degree in Finance and prior to joining the firm, he had served in different banks and an international listed company with demonstrated history of working in the wealth management industry covering various investment instruments.

Akmal Haziq

Associate Analyst

Akmal focuses on identifying, screening and researching investment opportunities in the global equity and bonds market. He is a graduate of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) and is a strong advocate of a value investing approach, which he employs in his work to achieve long-term success.

Naza Group

The Naza Group is a Malaysian based diversified business conglomerate that was established in 1975. It has ventured into businesses such as property development, engineering and construction, automotive distribution, asset management, telecommunication and strategic investment.

Sector: Business Conglomerate
Area: Malaysia

Project Hachi

Project Hachi is an investment involving the acquisition of a hotel within the central business district of Nagoya, one of Japan’s top commercial and tourism cities. The hotel has undergone comprehensive refurbishment and upgrading initiatives to enhance its facilities, aiming to unlock significant potential upside.

Sector: Real Estate
Area: Japan
Date Invested: May 2023

Quantum Digital

Quantum Digital is a quantitative trading and investment firm with wide experience in systematic and volatility strategies. Additionally, it is involved in market making of digital assets and token investments.

Sector: Investment
Area: Hong Kong
Date Invested: May 2023

Algbra

Algbra is a digital finance platform established with a mission to educate, engage and empower minority communities without an account at financial institutions. Thus, the platform is built to create an inclusive ecosystem globally allowing them to take control over their finances with products and services that are transparent, fair and sustainable.

Sector: Fintech
Area: England
Date Invested: May 2022

CARSOME

Carsome is a locally founded used car marketplace and aims to provide a digitalised one-stop solution for buying and selling cars. It currently has presence in Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand and Singapore; making it the largest integrated e-commerce platform in Southeast Asia. Since its inception in 2015, Carsome has more than 8,000 dealers across 50 cities and over 4 million successful bids.

Sector: e-Commerce
Area: Malaysia
Date Invested: March 2022

Green Rebel

Green Rebel is Indonesia’s first and largest plant-based meat alternative brand. It aims to provide Asian-infused flavoured meat alternative proteins and making them easily accessible by the mass market. To date, Green Rebel has partnered with over 1,200 food service outlets and more than 200 retailers since it began operations in late 2020.

Sector: Dining Hospitality
Area: Indonesia
Date Invested: March 2022

Luxury Promise

Luxury Promise is an online marketplace for the selling and buying of pre-owned luxury goods. As it strives for long-term consumer relationships, the goods are checked for authenticity and quality by its in-house team of experts. Luxury Promise operates in four major cities – London, Dubai, New York and Singapore.

Sector: e-Commerce
Area: England
Date Invested: January 2022

StockGro

StockGro is a social investment and trading platform that enables users to discover trading strategies and participate in virtual stock market. It was created in 2020 to assist individuals to hone trading skills through interactions with other users and simulations, and compete in challenges within the platform. The investment in StockGro was made through investment group, Wellington Partners Limited.

Sector: Fintech
Area: India
Date Invested: December 2021

Pandai

Pandai is an interactive learning app for students between the age of 5 to 17, capitalising on their early access to mobile phones and internet. With personalised contents for each user, Pandai is meant to complement classroom teachings by allowing users to study, track progress and improve performance.

Sector: Education Technology
Area: Malaysia
Date Invested: November 2021

Moladin

Moladin was founded in 2017 and since then has become the largest used car fintech and marketplace in Indonesia. The company operates in over 150 cities and has over 100,000 agents and dealers across Indonesia. The platform simplifies used car transaction process facilitated by digitalisation and Artificial Intelligence (AI).

Sector: e-Commerce
Area: Indonesia
Date Invested: October 2021

Meesho

Meesho is a social commerce platform that enables small retail merchants to connect and sell their products via social media channels. Aiming to create an environment where anyone can start their business with zero investment, it currently has over two million resellers using its platform. The investment in Meesho was made through investment group, Cambium Grove Growth Opss VIII Limited.

Sector: e-Commerce
Area: India
Date Invested: October 2021

Teja Ventures Fund

Teja Ventures is the first gender lens VC fund for the She Economy in emerging Asia. Teja invests in early-stage consumer technology companies which leverage the economic potential of women as a demographic - whether as consumers, online traffic or a mobile workforce, such as core verticals of future of retail, health and wellness, and financial inclusion.

Sector: Technology
Area: Singapore
Date Invested: July 2021

Hibiscus Fund

Hibiscus Fund, was established to fund start-ups and early-stage SMEs that is involved in digitalising and automating Malaysian businesses through innovation. The fund is managed by RHL Ventures and Korea’s KB Investment, with a matching contribution from the Malaysian Government through their Dana Penjana National Program.

Sector: Technology
Area: Malaysia
Date Invested: April 2021

Proficient

Proficient Software Solution Sdn Bhd is the provider of the self-developed complete construction project management solution. This cloud-based project management application manages communications, documents and all aspect of field operations digitally to provide an advantage to contractor clients.

Sector: Technology
Area: Malaysia
Date Invested: February 2021

New World Group

New World Group is a global diversified investment firm headquartered in London dedicated to grow and realise the value of its partners and portfolio companies. It has over $2.5 billion in assets under management across asset management, technology, venture capital and merchant banking.

Sector: Investment Management
Area: England
Date Invested: October 2020

Lumi

LUMI is a skincare brand designed to promote the bare beauty of a natural face. Working with reputable skincare experts in Korea and Japan, it aims to create effective skincare products with an approachable price tag. LUMI is all about Asian skincare secrets made modern through the creation of products that look good, smell good and feel good.

Sector: Skincare
Area: Malaysia
Date Invested: August 2020

The Curate Group

The Curate Group is a boutique hospitality company that creates dynamic, timeless dining concepts that celebrate the art and joy of eating. Its brands, namely Sushi Den, Sushi Ryu, Tenmasa and Bar Shake, have quality produce, respect of craft and thoughtful menus at their core, combined with personable service and attention to detail. The vision for The Curate Group is to create dining experiences that stand the test of time and that continue to allure discernible taste buds.

Sector: Dining Hospitality
Area: Malaysia
Date Invested: May 2018

ParkRite

As one of Kuala Lumpur’s most aggressive car park management solutions providers, ParkRite operates over 35 locations throughout the city within its burgeoning portfolio. This market share equates to 14,418 total car park bays under its purview. ParkRite undertakes the complete operation of the car park on behalf of the building owner, creating high yields with a successful track record.

Sector: Car Park Management Solutions
Area: Malaysia
Date Invested: March 2016