PH startup PawnHero wins the Judges' Choice award at Echelon Asia Summit 2015

PH startup PawnHero wins the Judges' Choice award at Echelon Asia Summit 2015

PawnHero co-founder David Margendorff (middle) raises the championship trophy. With him are Kickstart Ventures Inc president Minette Navarrete and Mohani Belani of e27.

Philippine fintech startup PawnHero has won the Echelon Asia Summit 2015 Judges’ Choice Award in Singapore Wednesday night, beating nine other finalists out of the original 500 applications from around Asia.

PawnHero is the first online pawnshop in Southeast Asia (SEA) co-founded by David Margendorff, who did the pitching for the company in the two-day event that commenced on Tuesday at the Singapore Expo Convention and Exhibition Centre conducted by media and events company e27.

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