Financial services, overseas expansion and IPO: How Go-Jek is just getting warmed up

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Go-Jek co-founder Kevin Aluwi discusses an array of milestones in the Indonesian firm’s journey.

Going international nice to put on PowerPoint but difficult to execute, says Grab president Ming Maa

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As its archrival Go-Jek spreads wings outside its home market Indonesia, Grab has a word of caution to offer – the barrier to entry is high!


SE Asia consumer market more homogenous than fragmented: Jungle Ventures’ Amit Anand

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Amit Anand, managing partner and co-founder of Jungle Ventures, dispels the myth of a fragmented SEA market and shares why he believes there are still more companies than capital in this region.


AI, ML, cobots can help firms streamline their supply chains: GreyOrange India head

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The increasing demand for goods to be delivered, not only on time, but on the same day, is pushing the need for robotized warehouses, which constitute 60% of the supply chain function.


Southeast Asia’s startups suffer from Series B funding crunch, says Kredivo’s Garg

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The company was forced to look beyond the region to raise the majority of its fund, as it found that there were simply very few investors in the region that specialized in doing Series B investments.


It took just one meeting, two phone calls to seal landmark Paytm-Buffett deal

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With Berkshire, we have a new vantage point on our capital table and business model, Sharma said.


Meet the latest unicorn from SG that has not had a single client in the city-state

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It all began with a chance meeting between its two co-founders, Joel Bar-El and Dror Feldheim, at a kindergarten in Singapore attended by their daughters.


Growth is priority over profitability, says Swiggy CEO Sriharsha Majety 

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Recently, Swiggy hired Vivek Sunder as its chief operating officer, among other top recruitment.


SG punches above its weight in innovation but still some corporate reluctance to take risks: Join the Dots

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As a market dominated by mobile internet, Southeast Asia is an exciting market to be in, says Karen Schofield, Managing Director, Join the Dots (Singapore) Pte. Ltd. 


Kickstarter’s focus is on engaging with creative people: Perry Chen

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Kickstarter remains one of the world’s biggest contributors to arts and technology projects and has spawned similar platforms in India such as Ketto and ImpactGuru.