About us

Mercatus Capital

Mercatus Capital is a family office that invests in high growth technology companies. It was founded by Mr Ravindran Govindan in 2006. Since then, Mercatus Capital has been actively investing and venture building startups in Singapore and across the globe.

We provide strategic advice, access to key markets and mentorship. Seed funding and incubation to over 200 companies in deep tech, medtech, media and consumer innovation space. We believe that every investment made needs to value-add to Mercatus Capital’s ecosystem where our portfolio companies find synergises to scale.

We believe in paying-it-forward and supporting entrepreneurial founders to achieve his/her success. If you are a startup founder, we look forward to connecting and providing valuable mentorship to you.

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Adding Value to Mercatus Capital’s Ecosystem Through Strategic Investments

Seed funding and incubation to over 200 companies in deep tech, medtech, media and consumer innovation space.

Mercatus Capital

We are a technology-focused family office specializing in investments in high-growth companies.

2006 to 2009 - Initial Investments Made

We invested in Time Medical, Attune, Pellucid, CardioTrack and more.

2010 to 2019 - Subsequent Investments Made

We invested in Nervotec, MightyJaxx, Entomo, Bio Angle and more.

2006 - Founding of Mercatus Capital

With the support from the Economic Development Board of Singapore, Mr Ravindran Govindan established Mercatus Capital to nurture and invest in Singapore startups.

2020 onwards - Latest Investments Made

We invested in WonderTech, Neuome Peptides, CoSkill, ElementX, Rapid Care, Cura360, Galaxy Racer and more.

2023 - Upcoming

In-progress setup of Mercatus Tech Ventures International

Our Team

Meet our experienced and outstanding team at Mercatus Capital.
Ravi Govindan

Ravindran Govindan

Founder and Chairman
Shankar Varadharajan

Shankar Varadharajan

Managing Partner
Ravi Shankar Shastri

Ravi Shankar Shastri

Managing Partner
Davy Devaraj

Davy Devaraj

Svetlana Rao

Svetlana Rao

Joyce Socao

Joyce Socao

Vera Krilova

Vera Krilova

Business Development

Get in touch for any kind of help and informations

We’re glad to discuss your organisation’s situation. So please contact us via the details below, or enter your request.

Our head office address:

71 Ayer Rajah Crescent, #03-04/05, Singapore 139951

Our PH office address:

Unit 107, ICITE Building,
Eastwood City Cyberpark,
Bgy. Bagumbayan, Libis,
Quezon City 1109, Philippines

Call us:

(+65) 6776 7819

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