The startups, that got funded and their ideas validated, represented segments such as online payments, fintech, teleradiology, realty and job platforms and software services
By Tomas S. Noda III
Highlights of 2015 included telco PLDT as well as Kickstart each launching a $50m investment fund. Patterned after tech hub districts – Block 71 in Singapore, and MaGIC in Malaysia – Philippines’ Innovation Hub was launched last year.
Philippine-based healthtech startup Lifetrack Medical Systems raised an undisclosed amount of seed fund from local investment firm Kickstart Ventures Inc.