SME and Startup

G'Day & Welcome to the AustCham SME & Startup Group!

Mission Statement

“To create an active network of Australian & Singapore SMEs & Startups that are willing to help one another with contacts, knowledge, support, and expertise to the benefit of all”.

 Committee Members

Who should consider joining?

  • Australian Entrepreneurs, Startups and SMEs operating in Singapore or based in Australia and looking to expand into Singapore
  • Australian professionals working in Singapore Startups & SMEs
  • Singaporean Startups & SMEs looking to connect with Australian businesses or to expand into Australia

What value can this group provide for me?

Community & Mentoring
We have an active and exclusive WhatsApp group where our members can actively reach out and share about their current challenges and receive valuable and timely  support from other members in the form of contacts, ideas, knowledge and expertise.
Members can access opportunities for informal and formal mentoring & coaching opportunities.
Networking & Events
We run a regular networking session every 6 weeks for members to make new connections and seek out advice and opportunities.
We also organise events with guest speakers to come and speak to our members on topics of interest for their businesses.
On occasions members are given opportunities to have their voices heard on issues governing bilateral trade relations and at special events and roundtables to access Senior Government officials and policy makers.
News & Insights
Members can get easily kept up to date on the latest developments of the Chamber, exclusive member deals and the ongoing developments of Australia & Singapore relations in the weekly AustCham newsletter.
Business Opportunities
“People do business with people they know and trust”.
Come and be known by our members and become one of our trusted mates to whom we can refer business.
Members have the opportunity to promote their business and to be featured in Member Promo Series both within the SME & Startup network and with exposure to the wide AustCham network.

What kind of topics does this group focus on?

  • Best Practices: Insights and best practices from recruitment, sales, marketing, technology and governance to training and development.
  • Business Expansion: Advice on business expansion in Singapore, Australia and the wider South East Asia Region.  
  • Business Support: Information on grants & incentives available for SMEs & Startups to leverage between Australia & Singapore and sharing of tips & tricks.

How do I join?

Join the AustCham SME & Startup Group now!

Not ready to commit to a full AustCham membership yet?

Pay to join us for a one-off networking session to get a taste of our network.

After attending the one-off networking session, if you then decide you would like to sign up for a full membership we would be happy to deduct the ad-hoc networking fee from your full annual membership if you sign up before the next session takes place (i.e. a 6 week grace period).