Tey Por Yee, or better known as Larry Tey or Dato’ Larry is a Malaysian businessman and venture capitalist. Tey earned a Bachelor of Commerce degree, majoring in Business Administration and Finance from University of Manitoba. Tey invested in various startup companies in North America and Canada, before returning to Malaysia where he joined a corporate advisory company.
He joined Gomif Partners (GP) in 2015 to extend his network to back social business concept in venture capital circles.
Gomif Partners is an early stage investment advisory network co-advised by socialpreneur Larry Tey Por Yee and several private venture partners. GP’s investors invest in and work with information technology companies at any stage but is primarily focused on seed and early stage investments.
In 2008 he joined business advisory firm Global Capital, Limited, to focus on investment and merger and acquisition dealings in emerging markets, especially Asia Pacific with special interest in technology, infrastructure and energy companies.
Larry is also the co-founder of Nexgram Group, a conglomerate and investment company in businesses including telecom, property, logistics, medical, agriculture, and information technology industries with presence in Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand and China. He retires from Nexgram Group in year 2016 to focus on socialpreneurship activities.