Temasek Life Sciences Accelerator

Bringing Life to

  • 20 Nov – 22 Nov
  • 9am – 6pm
  • Grand Hyatt Singapore Level 3, Grand Ballroom (Booth 19)
  • Lunch seminar at briefing room on 20 November, 1pm

The Asia-Pacific Agri-Food Innovation Week in Singapore explores the latest innovations and market opportunities in the agri-food supply chain across Southeast Asia, India and China. Featuring dedicated segments on Agriculture, Indoor Farming, Aquaculture, New Proteins, and Food-Tech, the three-day summit will share innovation and experiences from around the globe to support the growth of the region’s agri-food innovation ecosystem.

About Us

Temasek Life Sciences Accelerator (TLA), a joint venture between Temasek Life Sciences Laboratory (TLL) and Vertex Holdings (VH), is Singapore’s first agri-bio-sci-tech incubator that aims to incubate, nurture and grow disruptive life science innovations into early stage companies, with the vision of becoming tomorrow’s champion.​

The Hatchery, fully developed and supported by TLA, is Singapore’s leading incubator dedicated to bringing innovative ideas in the areas of Agri-Food Technology, Industrial & Synthetic Biology, as well as Human & Veterinary Sciences to the market.​

TLA is a licensed venture capital fund manager and it has the capacity to make pre-seed, seed and series A investments through The Lifesciences Innovation Fund (TLIF).

Incubator Program

At Temasek Life Sciences Accelerator (TLA), we aim to become the foremost “Go-To” incubator for life sciences in Singapore. To achieve our mission, we offer an attractive incubator support program to early stage companies in Singapore by providing timely and relevant market research, combined with business networking expertise to incubatees.

TLA’s distinctive differentiation for its incubation program lies in its unique sectoral focus in Agri-Food Technology, Industrial & Synthetic Biology as well as Human & Veterinary Sciences.

Agri-Food Tech

Agri-Food Technology

Developing innovative solutions to improve overall productivity for food tech, enhanced urban agri and aquaculture operations.

Industrial & Synthetic Biology

Industrial & Synthetic Biology

The global market for industrial biotechnology is enormous and innovation is key for economic growth and value creation.

Human & Veterinary Sciences

Human & Veterinary Sciences

Bringing together the know-how in vaccine, diagnostics and therapeutics to help Singapore prepare for its ageing population and potential diseases outbreak.

Catalysing Entrepreneurial Life Science Innovations​

Focused on catalyzing the innovative life science entrepreneurial process, The Hatchery is fully developed to provide key incubation and operational support services.​ We welcome new business ideas that complement our focus areas.


Join Us

TLA is actively looking for experienced, results-oriented and highly-driven professionals for the following positions:

  1. Manager, Finance & Fund Administration 
  2. Executive, Digital Communications 
  3. Analyst, Investment
  4. Intern, Communications
  5. Intern, Accounts & Admin

Aquaculture-related start-up

  1. Aquatic Biologist
  2. Data Analyst
  3. System Design Engineer
  4. Electronic & Communication Technician
  5. Sales & Marketing Executive
  6. Assistant Office Manager
  7. Accounts & Admin Assistant

Zero 2.5

  1. Associate, Growth & Partnerships

Focused individuals, who are committed to making a difference, are welcome to join us.

Manager (Business Development/Marketing/Investment)

Candidates will be expected to manage the execution of business and marketing activities of Temasek Life Sciences Accelerator (TLA) and its associated companies, including companies incubating under TLA’s incubator program. The role also involves managing the corporate communications and investment activities of TLA.
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Locate Us

Temasek Lifesciences Accelerator Pte Ltd

1 Research Link, NUS, Singapore 117604