Interesting. So when will they turn on other stuff in the expansion markets?
TOKYO — Go-Jek aims to build pockets of profit in its food delivery and finance, CEO Nadiem Makarim said, arguing that the Indonesian startup does not…
— Read on asia.nikkei.com/Editor-s-Picks/Interview/After-Uber-flop-Go-Jek-says-it-doesn-t-need-ride-hailing-to-profit
The news is finally out. Pretty excited about this one as we love the founders and think this an awesome sector for growth in the region.
Nice work Tiang!
I had the pleasure of working with Bryan at Yahoo – awesome guy and such a great mentor.
Interesting article about Adobe and India.
‘The secret sauce is in making things simpler’ – The Hindu BusinessLine
Side note – many people may not know but in the while Koprol story – Bryan was the one in Sunnyvale helping us get through it all.
In case anyone wants to dig into that :: https://seedvc.blog/2014/02/28/koprol-the-inside-story-part-1/
PITY THE Indonesian courier. Delivering a package on the archipelago can be a daunting task. The country’s 13,466 islands stretch across almost 3,000km and to reach a distant atoll might mean waiting weeks for a boat. Many people in remote areas lack a formal address; their roads are nameless and their houses often without number.
— Read on www.economist.com/business/2019/01/12/indonesia-binges-on-e-commerce
We did Kuala Lumpur, then Jakarta and finally Bangkok.
City #4 is next week – Singapore!
Hope you can make the event.
Pitch Submissions are open!
One of my fave founder’s dropping some knowledge and giving some hints into the future.
Worth a read.
Southeast Asia’s startups suffering from Series B crunch, says Kredivo’s Garg
Congrats to the FinAccel team!
Digital credit card Kredivo raises $30m:
The Jakarta-based startup has just raised US$30 million in a series B round led by Australia’s Square Peg Capital.
Meluncurkan startup itu tidak mudah, banyak aspek yang harus disiapkan, teknis dan non-teknis. Dalam upaya membantu penggiat startup di Asia Tenggara untuk bertumbuh, SeedPlus dan Amazon Web Services menginisiasi sebuah program yang disebut dengan “Project Alpha”. Project Alpha memiliki tujuan untuk mencari dan memberdayakan startup pemula yang berpotensi untuk berkembang di pasar Asia Tenggara. Program … Continue reading Program “Project Alpha” Siap Dukung Startup Tahap Awal di Indonesia
— Read on dailysocial.id/post/project-alpha-indonesia-2018/