East Ventures News

Aruna records 86x growth during pandemic

Aruna records 86x growth during pandemic, raised fresh funds from existing investors 12  August 2020 JAKARTA, 12 August 2020 — Aruna, a technology company in the marine and fisheries sector, closed a fresh round of [...]

August 13th, 2020|aruna|

Social Bella raised US$58 million Series E funding

Social Bella Retains Investor Support Through Its Latest Investment Round Amid COVID-19 6 July 2020 JAKARTA, 6 July 2020 - Social Bella raised US$58 million series E funding from existing investors including Singapore-headquartered Temasek, Pavilion [...]

July 9th, 2020|Sociolla|

BukuWarung raises Pre-A round funding

BukuWarung raises Pre-A round, brings total funds to 8-Figures 7 July  2020 JAKARTA — BukuWarung, an accounting and credit management app for Indonesian micro-businesses that is part of Y Combinator’s current batch of startups, today [...]

July 7th, 2020|BukuWarung|

East Ventures 8th fund

East Ventures Raises 8th Seed Fund for Tech Startups in Aftermath of Pandemic 26 June 2020 JAKARTA - Southeast Asia’s most active early-stage tech investment firm ​East Ventures​ announced that it has reached the first close [...]

June 26th, 2020|East Ventures|

Bonza Raised Seed Funding from East Ventures

Bonza Raised Seed Funding from East Ventures, Using Math Algorithm to Project COVID-19 Effective Reproduction Number 26th May 2020 JAKARTA, 26th May 2020 — Bonza, a big data analytics company, announced seed funding from East [...]

May 29th, 2020|Bonza|

East Ventures Welcomes Former Indonesian Cabinet Member as Venture Advisor

Recently appointed as the President Commissioner of Garuda Indonesia, Triawan Munaf is a seasoned politician and entrepreneur with over 30 years of experience in Indonesia’s creative industry. In 2015, Triawan was appointed by Indonesian President Joko Widodo as the Head of Indonesian Creative Economy Agency (Bekraf) to lead the newly established ministerial-level agency.

February 4th, 2020|East Ventures|

East Ventures Digital Competitiveness Index 2020: Uncovering The Opportunities of Indonesia’s Digital Economy and Bridging the Archipelago Digital Divide

East Ventures Digital Competitiveness Index (EV-DCI) serves as a tool to map the digital economic conditions in all parts of Indonesia. The mapping this report presents was East Ventures' contribution in bringing the entire country together to enjoy the digital revolution as we do not want to leave anyone behind.

January 30th, 2020|East Ventures|

Moladin Raises Pre-Series A Round Led by East Ventures

Founded in 2017, Moladin starts by providing a platform for Indonesian consumers to purchase new motorbikes without hassle. Their platform allows customers to transact and complete their purchase in one platform, getting information about motorcycles and bikes, provides an online directory for bikers to find the nearest servicing workshop, and communities to exchange reviews on spare parts and apparels.

January 16th, 2020|Moladin|

Hacktiv8 raises US$3 Million Pre-Series A led by East Ventures

Hacktiv8 provides a solution to turn absolute beginners into job-ready web developers in 12 intensive weeks. The company claims to have close to 8,000 applicants, but only a portion able to be admitted as they put forward quality. The “Bootcamp” model of the program also forces students to spend upwards of 10 to 12-hour days, 5-6 days a week, for 12-18 weeks, leaving only the best could graduate the program.

January 15th, 2020|Hacktiv8|

Homage Raises Series B Funding Led by EV Growth

Launched in 2017, Homage delivers personalized and holistic care to individuals, families, and organizations to enable wellness and recovery, be it at home, point-to-point (for medical tourism or escort and transportation), or care within the health and aged care facilities.

January 13th, 2020|EV Growth, Homage|

EV Growth Closes US$250 Million Fund

EV Growth, a Singapore headquartered venture capital firm, has hit the hard cap of its first fund at US$250 Million, exceeding the firm’s initial US$150 Million target. This milestone is the result of the firm’s admission of new Limited Partners (LPs) which include several Asian based family offices and two of Asia’s largest sovereign wealth funds, including Temasek.

December 31st, 2019|East Ventures|