Willson Cuaca

Indonesia: East Ventures closes fifth fund, raises $27.5m


East Ventures, one of Indonesia’s most active venture capital firms, today announced that it has closed its fifth fund, and the vehicle’s partners – Willson Cuaca, Batara Eto, and Taiga Matsuyama – said they plan to use ‘deploy the capital to further their thematic investment thesis as the startup ecosystem… Read more »

Indonesia: Kompas Gramedia to acquire Scoop for undisclosed amount

Kompas Gramedia, Indonesia’s largest media group and bookstore chain, today announced that it has acquired Scoop, an emerging e-book startup. Scoop’s platform will complement Gramedia.com, the flagship e-commerce platform by Kompas Gramedia that sells stationary, household products and books. Scoop was launched in 2011 by Wilson Cuaca – who is… Read more »