Thailand’s Sansiri invests $80m in six global startups including Standard International, Monocle, JustCo


The six brands are Standard International, One Night, Hostmaker, JustCo, Farmshelf and Monocle. 

Thai PE firm Lakeshore acquires controlling stake in skincare firm Aisance for $15.9m

This marks Lakeshore’s fourth investment.

Thailand: Grand Uniland to sell Samyan project into new REIT

Grand Uniland will hold a 15% stake in the REIT.

Thailand: SCG’s VC arm makes first startup investment in logistics player GIZTIX

Addventures has invested in vehicles operated by Vertex Ventures and Wavemaker Partners.

Thai power producer GULF to tap IPO market to raise funds in Q4

It will use the IPO proceeds to fund its investment projects and provide loans to its subsidiaries and associates., Provident Capital lead $19m Series B funding in Thai fashion retailer Pomelo

With this round, Pomelo has now raised a total of $32 million from investors globally.

Thailand’s Siam Commercial Bank, SG’s FinLab join $10m Series B round of social payments app PayKey

Israel’s startup PayKey has secured backing in a $10M Series B from Thailand’s Siam Commercial Bank and Japan’s SBI Group.

Thailand Digest: Aucfan invests in Hipflat; ThaiBev acquires 76% of restaurant chain

The deal marks Aucfan’s first investment in Thailand and in the real estate marketplace.

Thailand: Armed with $1.5b, Singha Estate plans deals to help brewer parent diversify

Singha Estate chairman said Europe is an “interesting” market.

Thailand: Banpu acquires fifth US shale gas asset for $210m

This agreement represents Banpu’s fifth investment in the US shale gas business.