Khairu has over 15 years of experience in the startup and venture capital industry, investing across the US, China, India and Southeast Asia. In his experience running an accelerator and witnessing several IPOs and acquisitions, Khairu has developed deep connections and strong insights in assessing and supporting investments becoming high-growth companies. Currently serving as Principal with the Asia-Pacific based early-stage VC Investible, Khairu supports portfolios, new investments and operations in Southeast Asia. Based in Singapore, Khairu is active across the entire investment lifecycle; responsible for sourcing, screening, and leading due diligence on potential investment opportunities. Investible has backed more than 130 companies in 11 countries and across 20 sectors, including Canva, Ipsy, Car Next Door, Eden Farm and Quantum Brilliance and MyRobin.