The startups, that got funded and their ideas validated, represented segments such as online payments, fintech, teleradiology, realty and job platforms and software services
By Tomas S. Noda III
FNV chief executive officer, principal investor & advisor John Orrock, said the latest investment has improved the firm’s portfolio of startups engaged in online marketing lead generation solutions.
Fresh from having $50 million venture capital fund from its parent company Globe Telecom, Kickstart Ventures Inc is scaling up its startup funding in emerging markets, both on investment figures and the kinds of businesses it funds. In an interaction with DEALSTREETASIA, Kickstart president Minette Navarrete said the investment company will now… Read more »
The Philippine government has taken to job matching tech startup Kalibrr to enhance its recruitment activities, and is using this platform to invite more young Filipinos to join the civil service, with five of the top public agencies posting their vacancies here. The Department of Finance (DOF), Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR),… Read more »
Philippine-based online job matching platform Kalibrr, that had recently raised $2 million in a second round of funding, is set to raise a fresh round soon.
In the largest financing deal for a local tech startup, Philippine-based software startup Kalibrr has raised P89.5 million ($2 million) in a funding round, led by US venture capital firm Y-Combinator. Backed by the Silicon Valley VC, Kalibrr said that 75 per cent of the fund came from foreign-based investors, while 25… Read more »