First Asia Venture Capital Inc. (First Asia) is a venture capital company involved in a number of Philippine-based businesses. First Asia started in 1977 as a management consultancy firm. Since then, it has been involved in mobilizing investments for various small-to-medium sized businesses. By 1983, First Asia was formally established and incorporated as a professionally managed venture
Team First Asia has mobilized donations across its affiliate companies to provide direct relief to victims of the Taal Volcano eruption as well as to assist government and private groups leading relief drives.
For instance, Bato Balani Foundation Inc. (BBFI), the social development arm of the network, has to date provided cash and in-kind donations, which included food items such as rice, canned goods, coffee, biscuits, milk, and eggs,