Who We Are

Being one of Malaysia’s first Online Equity Crowdfunding platform, we are proud proponent for democratisation of wealth and financial inclusion in the ‘new economy’. We believe that matching capital with exciting businesses has a far reaching productive social and economical outcomes.

Who We Really Are

"Ata" in Arabic means contributing by giving. The word "Ata Plus" means for us to participate in active and extended strategic alliance manner

Our strength lies in a comprehensive networks of players and communities that together, builds the ATA PLUS ecosystem. The ecosystem is designed to help partnership between investors and entrepreneurs in lowering the barriers for both to move forward. Investors can leverage on this ecosystem to manage risk in supporting sustainable business, thus putting everyone at a ‘plus’!

We are part of the crowdfunding ecosystem that is driven by communities seeking to democratize wealth and bring capital to a productive outcome. This is done by encouraging risk-sharing and enhancing financial inclusion of those with savings. The model therefore will not only bring wider business access to financing, but also to stimulate positive social benefits through entrepreneurship.


Elain Lockman

Partnerships, Deal Flow, Deal Screening, Risk Management & Entrepreneurship Management

Elain is a food aficionado and enjoys cooking. With that same spice of life she brings a lot of energy with whomever she works with. Upbeat and optimistic, she believes nothing is impossible and all challenges are just another form of opportunities. This proves to be the fuel in her 23-year career in management and operations in government agencies, corporations and start-ups across various sectors.

Aimi Aizal Nasharuddin

Investor Management, Legal, Regulatory & Compliance

This maestro could pick up a number of musical instruments and play it effortlessly, if only he hasn’t got his other hand busy taking photos. Aimi believes that being resourceful can be as good as being innovative which does him well as an expert in financial restructuring and business re engineering. Aimi is an accountant by profession and carries over 25 years of business, corporate finance and hands-on operational experience.

Kyri Andreou

Education, Branding, Marketing & Communications

A health and fitness enthusiast with 20 years in strategic planning, marketing and branding in agencies such as Batey Ads, Saatchi & Saatchi, and Dentsu Young & Rubicam. Kyri stimulates new planes of thoughts and often challenges the convention with cool and innovative ideas. He is a strong proponent of social entrepreneurship, sustainable business and islamic finance.


What makes ATA PLUS offerings and services solid is it’s strong network consisting of an extensive list of partners. These partners collectively help to managing risks for investors as well as providing valueable assistance for businesses to thrive. The diversity of support ranges from providing quality deal flow, screening process, a pool of investors, administrative and entrepreneurial development

Deal Flow

Administrative Support


Investor Community

Special Projects