MAI Foundation is a venture philanthropic foundation committed to supporting the empowerment of young people through investments in social enterprise.

Utilising extensive experience in partnerships and joint ventures, MAI Foundation is contributing to the development and expansion of the social enterprise ecosystem in Australia through support for innovative programs for young people.

MAI Foundation is the corporate charitable partner of ICD Property, a specialist property development firm based in Melbourne, and MAI Capital, a venture capital firm with a vision to encourage entrepreneurship in Australia.



MAI Capital is an active investor with a focus on Australian companies that are trying to break into the Chinese market, providing connections to the right stakeholders, helping navigate through the key market challenges to creating a genuine partnership.


We see now as the opportune time for innovative Australian companies to create value through Chinese market entry, expansion and growth. We make investments into companies that are aligned with this strategy.


Our team and investor networks have deep experience in commercialisation within the Chinese market, giving Australian companies unprecedented access to capital and partnerships.



Founded by Michael Mai in 2009, ICD Property is a leading Australian developer with projects in Australia and New Zealand.


Devoted to delivering exceptional and innovative projects in the residential and commercial property sectors, ICD works closely with offshore capital investors to facilitate business and investment activity between Asia and Australia. ICD also possess a strong global network, leveraging relationships with tier-one consultants worldwide to create beautifully designed buildings that contribute to their surrounding community. The company’s unique advantage is its blend of international connections and personal local knowledge.


ICD’s goal is to continue combining cutting-edge designs with state-of-the-art finishes so that each completed project becomes an iconic building that stands the test of time and embraces the unique identity of its city. This is achieved by taking on projects the team is passionate about and wholeheartedly committed to.


Every ICD project represents a legacy that positively impacts the neighbouring landscape and people.



The MAI Group is dedicated to integrating core resources from China and Australia to create successful business and investment opportunities. Our subsidiary companies include MAI Foundation, MAI Capital and ICD Property.

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