Asia Dealbook: Thai Zmyhome’s pre-Series A; SG’s Reebelo nabs seed round

Bangkok, Thailand. Photo: Jakob Owens/unsplash

Thai proptech startup Zmyhome has bagged an undisclosed amount in its pre-Series A round from South Korean early-stage venture capital firm BonAngels Venture Partner while Singapore-based marketplace for pre-owned electronics Reebelo has raised seed funding round led by June Fund.

Thailand’s Zmyhome raises pre-Series A

Thailand-based proptech startup Zmyhome has bagged an undisclosed amount in pre-Series A round from South Korea’s early-stage venture capital firm BonAngels Venture Partner, according to a report on e27.

Existing investor KK Fund and some Thai angel investors also participated in this round.

The fresh fund will be used to enhance Zmyhome’s platform, improve its agent service and boost its user growth capabilities, according to a statement.

In 2018, ZmyHome raised $400,000 in seed funding from Singapore-based venture capital firm KK Fund to improve its technology platform and expand its user base in the country.

Singapore’s Reebelo raises seed funding round

Singapore’s marketplace for pre-owned electronics Reebelo has raised a seed funding round led by June Fund, according to e27.

Antler, Singapore-based venture builder and early-stage venture capital (VC) firm, also participated in this round.

The fresh fund will be used to build a sustainable technology trading platform and to expand the company’s Singapore-based team.

 

Singapore Reporter/s

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Following vacancies can be applied for (only in Singapore).

Following vacancies can be applied for (only in Singapore).   

  • A reporter to track companies/startups that have raised private capital, and have the potential to become unicorns. SEA currently has over 40 companies with a valuation of over $100 million and under $1 billion.
  • A reporter who can get behind the scenes and reveal how funding rounds are put together, or why they’ve failed to materialise. She/he in this role will largely focus on long-format stories. 
  • A journalist to track special situations funds, distressed debt and private credit (from the PE angle) across Asia.

Singapore Reporter/s

In Singapore, we are looking to double our reporting team by this year-end to comprehensively cover the fast-moving world of funded startups and VC, PE & M&A deals. We want reporters who can tell our readers what is really happening in these sectors and why it matters to markets, companies and consumers. The ability to write precisely and urgently is crucial for these roles. Ideal candidates must have to ability to work in a collaborative, dynamic, and fast-changing environment. We want our new hires to be digitally savvy and ready to experiment with new forms of storytelling. Most importantly, we are looking for hard-hitting reporters who work well in a team. Collaboration and collegiality are a must.

Following vacancies can be applied for (only in Singapore).

Following vacancies can be applied for (only in Singapore).   

  • A reporter to track companies/startups that have raised private capital, and have the potential to become unicorns. SEA currently has over 40 companies with a valuation of over $100 million and under $1 billion.
  • A reporter who can get behind the scenes and reveal how funding rounds are put together, or why they’ve failed to materialise. She/he in this role will largely focus on long-format stories. 
  • A journalist to track special situations funds, distressed debt and private credit (from the PE angle) across Asia.