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Entrepreneurs
Ajaib Group Raises $90 Million series A
The funding is the largest series A in Southeast Asia, with the additional $65 million led by Ribbit Capital.
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Marella Putri 3 weeks ago . 1 min read
Technology
Xendit Raises $64.6 Million Series B
Led by Accel, the investment will be used to scale Xendit's digital payment infrastructure and empower businesses across Southeast Asia.
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Marella Putri 1 month ago . 1 min read
Entrepreneurs
Perfect Ingredients
Celebrity chef Arnold Poernomo is building entrepreneurship in the country’s F&B industry.
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Marella Putri 2 months ago . 5 min read
Technology
Ajaib Group Secures $25 Million Series A
The investment round was led by Horizons Ventures and Alpha JWC Ventures.
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Marella Putri 3 months ago . 1 min read
Technology
Bibit Raises $30 Million from Sequoia Capital India
During the pandemic, Bibit experienced a fast growing number of retail investors with more than 10 times growth of transactions in 2020.
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Marella Putri 3 months ago . 1 min read
Technology
Ajaib Group Collaborates with Actor Kim Seon-Ho as Brand Ambassador
His success story in the popular drama is expected to inspire Indonesian millennials to invest and learn to be financially independent since young.
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Marella Putri 3 months ago . 1 min read
Technology
EVOS Esports raised $12 million series B
The company also claimed that its revenue from its livestreaming arm has doubled since the start of 2020 and continues to peak every month despite the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Marella Putri 6 months ago . 1 min read
Technology
Golden Opportunity
Ivan Lingga expands his family jewelry business with Whizliz.
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Marella Putri 6 months ago . 5 min read
Technology
Yummy Corp bagged $12 Million Series B for Cloud Kitchen Expansion in Indonesia
The round was led by SoftBank Ventures Asia and participated by a range of global venture capitals.
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Marella Putri 6 months ago . 2 min read
Technology
PasarPolis Closed Southeast Asia’s Largest Insurtech Series B Funding at $54 Million
PasarPolis will use the fund to advance its AI technology and expand deeper penetration in its three operating markets-Indonesia, Thailand, and VIietnam.
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Marella Putri 7 months ago . 2 min read
Technology
Moving Logistics
Kargo aims to improve logistics efficiency by digitizing Indonesia’s freight logistics industry
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Marella Putri 7 months ago . 6 min read
Technology
Agritech eFishery Closed Series B Funding , Co-led by Northstar Group and Go-Ventures
eFishery will use the fund to strengthen product development, expand across Indonesia, and grow the team.
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Marella Putri 8 months ago . 3 min read
Technology
Fisheries Ecommerce Aruna Closed $5.5 Million Funding Round
While planning for scaling and further expansion, the startup also saw tremendous growth in fisheries products demand amid COVID-19 pandemic.
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Marella Putri 8 months ago . 2 min read
Technology
Wahyoo Bagged $5 Million Series A to Help Indonesia's Small Eateries
The tech startup aims to accelerate its expansion and hire new employees with the injection led by Intudo Ventures.
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Marella Putri 8 months ago . 1 min read
Entrepreneurs
Beyond Beauty
ZAP Clinic pivots to mother and child healthcare to dodge the impact of COVID-19 pandemic.
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Marella Putri 8 months ago . 5 min read
Entrepreneurs
Small Spaces, Big Potential
Pod hotel Bobobox is one step ahead in changing the game of budget hospitality industry.
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Marella Putri 9 months ago . 5 min read
Technology
Mapping Opportunities
Bvarta’s location intelligence service helps companies to better navigate business.
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Marella Putri 9 months ago . 6 min read
Technology
BukuWarung Raised Pre-series A Led by Quona Capital
The fresh fund, combined with its undisclosed amount of seed funding led by East Ventures in April, is said to have brought its total funding to eight figures.
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Marella Putri 9 months ago . 2 min read
Technology
Fintech Startup Payfazz Bagged $53 million Series B
Led by B Capital and Insignia Ventures Partners, the new fund will support Payfazz in strengthening its network in Indonesia’s rural economy and exploring opportunities in expanding across Southeast Asia.
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Marella Putri 9 months ago . 1 min read
Technology
Beauty-tech Social Bella Raised $58 million Series E
Securing a large amount of funding amid the pandemic shows investors’ trust in Social Bella in becoming a prominent player in Indonesia’s $8.5 billion beauty and personal care market.
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Marella Putri 9 months ago . 1 min read
Technology
IDN Media Launched OOH Media Platform IDN Programmatic Out-of-Home
IDN POOH aims to solve the challenges found on traditional OOH advertising
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Marella Putri 9 months ago . 1 min read
Technology
Digital Grocery
Amid the coronavirus pandemic, online grocery platform TaniHub aims a robust sales growth.
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Marella Putri 9 months ago . 5 min read
Technology
Online Bookkeeper
BukuKas aims to connect MSMEs to a wider financial system, starting from a bookkeeping solution.
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Marella Putri 9 months ago . 5 min read
Technology
Logistics Platform Shipper Raised Series A Funding
The funding round was led by Prosus Ventures, and will be used to expand Shipper's reach in Indonesia.
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Marella Putri 10 months ago . 1 min read
Companies
Gojek Xcelerate's Fourth Batch Announced 11 Startups
The fourth batch of Gojek Xcelerate focuses on startups providing Direct-to-Consumer business model.
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Marella Putri 10 months ago . 1 min read
Entrepreneurs
Collective Effort
Mesty Ariotedjo’s crowdfunding platfom helps the unprivileged to access healthcare services.
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Elisa Valenta 10 months ago . 3 min read
Technology
Furniture Ecommerce Fabelio Raised $9 Million in Ongoing Series C Funding
Bringing Fabelio's total funding to $20 million, this round aims to accelerate the development of Fabelio's supply chain network of logistics hubs and experience centers.
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Marella Putri 10 months ago . 1 min read
Entrepreneurs
Talent Finder
As demand soared, GeekHunter helps companies to win the tech talent hunt.
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Marella Putri 10 months ago . 5 min read
Technology
Ula, Wholesale Ecommerce Marketplace Raised $10.5 Million Seed Funding
By using technology, Ula provides small retailers with better sourcing and access to working capital, which can leverage their position in grabbing market opportunity.
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Marella Putri 10 months ago . 2 min read
Technology
Big data analytics Bonza secured seed funding from East Ventures
As a response to COVID-19 pandemic, Bonza uses a math algorithm to project COVID-19 Effective Reproduction Numbers (Rt), which measures the virus’ rate of spread in each Indonesia province to support government policies.
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Marella Putri 10 months ago . 1 min read
Technology
Ajaib Group acquired Primasia Sekuritas
The company will rebrand as Ajaib Sekuritas and work alongside Ajaib Reksa Dana under the group
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Marella Putri 10 months ago . 1 min read
Technology
Big data management startup Delman bagged $1.6 million seed funding
The funding serves as a strategic partnership between Delman and the three investors, and will enable Delman’s expansion in developing a big data management ecosystem
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Marella Putri 10 months ago . 1 min read
Technology
Grab Ventures Velocity announced batch 3 participants
Focusing on culinary business support, five startups chosen to participate in the venture building program all have purposes that could leverage culinary business. Four of them are Indonesia-based.
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Marella Putri 10 months ago . 2 min read
Technology
Accommodation startup Bobobox sealed $11.5 million series A funding
Led by Horizon Ventures and Alpha JWC Ventures, the fund will be used to accelerate product improvement and location expansion.
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Marella Putri 10 months ago . 3 min read
Technology
Pintek raised funding from Accion Venture Lab to help schools impacted by COVID-19
An extension to its pre-series A round was led by Accion Venture Lab, and will be used to expand its technology and platform to to help underserved students and schools impacted by COVID-19 pandemic
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Marella Putri 11 months ago . 3 min read
Technology
Global Founders Capital led Klikdaily’s series A funding
GFC continues to back Klikdaily following its pre-series A funding round in mid-2019. The startup has seen significant growth due to growing demand amid pandemic.
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Marella Putri 11 months ago . 2 min read
Technology
Dekoruma closed pre-series C round
The fresh fund will be used to invest in SOMA, a Dekoruma-developed software which enables seamless interior design projects.
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Marella Putri 11 months ago . 2 min read
Technology
Long-Distance Healthcare
COVID-19 drives unprecedented demand for telehealth startup Alodokter
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Marella Putri 11 months ago . 4 min read
Technology
GudangAda raised $25.4 million series A led by Sequoia India & Alpha JWC
Through its e-commerce platform, GudangAda is building Indonesia's FMCG supply chain ecosystem.
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Marella Putri 11 months ago . 2 min read
Invesment
EverHaüs talks about investing amid COVID-19 pandemic, deals with GoKampus & ReCharge
Gitta Amelia shares Everhaüs recent investment and plans, and how the current pandemic influences the VC's strategy.
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Marella Putri 11 months ago . 2 min read
Technology
Achmad Zaky's fund Init 6 invests in Eduka System
It received an undisclosed amount of seed funding and became the fund's first portfolio.
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Marella Putri 11 months ago . 1 min read
Technology
Indonesian insurtech Qoala bags $13.5 million series A
Indonesia's low insurance penetration rate, added with rapid growth of mobile users and middle-income class provide a promising opportunity for insurtech in Indonesia.
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Marella Putri 11 months ago . 2 min read
Invesment
Surge of Sequoia Capital India announced 15 startups joining the accelerator program
There are three Indonesian startups in Surge's third cohort Surge 03 2020: Bukukas, CoLearn, and Hangry
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Marella Putri 11 months ago . 2 min read
Technology
Modalku secured a $40 million series C funding
The fund will be used to help enhance financial inclusion in Southeast Asia, and to create positive impact toward Indonesian economy by reaching more SMEs.
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Marella Putri 11 months ago . 1 min read
Technology
Gojek acquires Moka
Gojek has been working with Moka to optimize the digital payment Gopay.
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Marella Putri 1 year ago . 1 min read