Exclusive: 500 Startups looking to make 17 new investments in Vietnam

Visual from 500 Startups' website

US-based seed fund and startup accelerator 500 Startups, which has invested in four companies in Vietnam so far, wants to add 17 more companies from the country to its portfolio, said Khailee Ng, the venture capital fund’s managing partner who takes care of the Southeast Asian region.

Vietnam is early (stage) in its startup ecosystem but growing very fast, said Ng. “This year or next year will be the renaissance age for Vietnam. That is why I want to make about 15-17 investments more,” he said.

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