Tough to find investment-ready startups in Vietnam: Japanese angel Hajime Hotta

Tough to find investment-ready startups in Vietnam: Japanese angel Hajime Hotta

Vietnamese early stage startups show high potential but it is hard to find one that is investment-ready, opines Hajime Hotta, a  prolific Japanese angel investor who set up Innovatube, a support programme for local engineers.

Hotta acts as the first backer and mentor for a number of Vietnamese startups which went on to secure  funding from accelerators and venture capital funds. He is a serial entrepreneur and currently chairs video communication platform Cinnamon.

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