By Ardi Wirdana
In 2015, Adskom secured its Series A funding led by Japan’s Geniee, and joined by Convergence and previous investor East Ventures.
The company becomes the 46th issuer in 2018, as well as the first startup built by the IDX Incubator to take part in the stock exchange.
Nusantara claims to be the first Indonesian startup in SaaS and online media industry to be accepted to Y Combinator.
Singapore has been widely touted as the next expansion destination for Go-Jek following its launch in Vietnam last month.
Chinese mobile payment apps WeChat and Alipay are reportedly slated to enter the Indonesian market through a partnership with state-owned lender Bank Negara Indonesia.
Top executives of Mahanusa Capital and Gunung Sewu talk about the opportunities of investing in the VC space.
The funding, expected to be closed by the year-end, will be raised in exchange for 20 per cent stake in the company.
The latest funding round was participated by Global Innovation Fund, Endeavor Catalyst, and existing investors Alpha JWC Ventures, Sequoia India, and Primedge.
The films and videos funded by and produced through Go-Studio will be featured on Go-Play.
Joko Widodo’s image as a self-made entrepreneur was a big part of his appeal when he began to become known as a politician. It wouldn’t be surprising if some of the current league of internet entrepreneurs are groomed for political offices.