Monthida McCoole – Investor at muru-D, Cocoon Capital

Monthida, a Thai national and long term Singapore resident, is actively involved in the startup accelerator space – first with JFDI.Asia and now with muru-D (wholly owned by Telstra). With her in-depth knowledge of startup accelerators and close-ties with the community, she has developed a solid network of the stakeholders in the ecosystem including entrepreneurs, investors, and government organizations. Monthida has invested in several early-stage digital companies in Southeast Asia including Silent Eight and Sonru. With her previous investment banking experience at JP Morgan, Monthida now works closely with entrepreneurs to advise on finance-related issues and to support their investor engagement.