12 08, 2022

Diri Care, a consumer health technology startup, closes US$4.3 million in seed funding co-led by East Ventures and Sequoia Capital India & Southeast Asia’s Surge

2022-08-11T17:18:42+07:00August 12th, 2022|Press Release|

Diri Care, a consumer health technology startup, has closed its oversubscribed seed round at US$ 4.3 million, co-led by East Ventures and Sequoia Capital India and Southeast Asia’s Surge, with follow-on participation from prominent angel investor, Henry Hendrawan.

11 08, 2022

Unlocking the giant opportunity of agribusiness with digital optimization

2022-08-11T16:54:02+07:00August 11th, 2022|EVDCI|

Based on the Company Perception Survey in the East Ventures-Digital Competitiveness Index (EV-DCI) 2022 report, the agribusiness sector is considered less than optimal in terms of digital utilization. Of the 71 small, medium, and large corporations that participated in the survey, 57.7% of respondents believed that the agribusiness sector is not yet at maximum digital reach.

8 08, 2022

From Southeast Asia to the World: New Consumer Trend

2022-08-08T20:24:22+07:00August 8th, 2022|From Portfolios|

“From Southeast Asia to the World: New Consumer Trend” is the topic of one of the panel discussions in the East Ventures Summit 2022, where the LPs, partners, founders, and team members of the East Ventures Ecosystem participated in a series of insightful sessions.

15 07, 2022

Chickin, an Indonesia-based poultry startup, raised seed funding led by East Ventures

2022-07-25T11:02:10+07:00July 15th, 2022|Press Release|

Chickin, an Indonesia-based poultry startup, raised an undisclosed amount of seed funding led by East Ventures with the participation of other investors. The investment will accelerate Chickin’s mission in enhancing Indonesia’s food security, where Chickin will allocate the fund to focus on improving their growth, people, technology, partner acquisition, and farmers empowerment to ensure the best quality and maximum amount of production.

15 07, 2022

Proptech platform, Tanaku raises US$ 5.5m pre-seed funding led by East Ventures to radically transform home ownership in Indonesia

2022-07-29T14:49:16+07:00July 15th, 2022|Press Release|

Tanaku, an Indonesia based proptech startup, raised US$ 5.5m of pre-seed funding led by East Ventures. The round included equity and debt capital from an International Bank. The fresh capital will accelerate Tanaku’s mission to make home ownership accessible and radically transform the home buying experience, with the current focus on building the product, expanding the team, acquiring homes, and executing the go-to -market strategy.

11 07, 2022

Recession run: East Ventures’ bets during a downturn

2022-07-29T14:56:39+07:00July 11th, 2022|Insights|

The funding winter is here. News of layoffs and troubles in startups have been cropping up. In this Q&A series, we talk to Southeast Asia’s investors to suss out what opportunities they see, their thinking, and areas of investment they are looking at in the next few months.

8 07, 2022

Kini, an Indonesian on-demand payroll provider, raised US$ 4.3 million in seed funding led by East Ventures

2022-07-28T17:41:09+07:00July 8th, 2022|Press Release|

Kini, an Indonesian on-demand payroll provider, raised US$ 4.3 million of seed funding led by East Ventures, with participation from other investors. Kini will allocate the fresh funds to continue building out its HR-Fintech product suite, and invest in expanding enterprise partnerships and HR tech providers to power their HR-fintech solutions through a single API.