8 06, 2022

Indonesia’s beauty commerce, Sociolla, shows e-commerce can fight plastic pollution

2022-07-29T15:49:34+07:00June 8th, 2022|East Ventures, From Portfolios|

Many cosmetics, skincare, or other beauty products are packaged very attractive to engage buyers. Realize it or not, waste is commonly and inevitably built into the beauty industry's business model. With the rising beauty consumption that leads to the growing impulsive beauty shopping trend in our society, the waste issue in the beauty industry is getting more critical than ever.

22 05, 2022

How venture capital is creating an inclusive and sustainable future for Southeast Asia

2022-07-29T15:45:21+07:00May 22nd, 2022|Press Release, East Ventures|

East Ventures, a pioneering and leading sector-agnostic venture capital firm in Indonesia, recently launched its inaugural report named East Ventures - Sustainability Report 2022. This report outlines the robust progress and range of initiatives among the firm and its ecosystem, as well as the sustainable investment framework towards sustainability.

20 04, 2022

East Ventures launches its inaugural Sustainability Report 2022

2022-07-29T14:25:46+07:00April 20th, 2022|Press Release, East Ventures|

East Ventures, a pioneering and leading sector-agnostic venture capital firm in Indonesia, today launched its inaugural report named East Ventures - Sustainability Report 2022. This report lines out robust progress and a range of initiatives among the firm and its ecosystem in engaging the Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) frameworks and practices in achieving a more sustainable and inclusive future.

22 03, 2022

‘Is ESG a FOMO or here to stay?’: Avina Sugiarto

2022-08-03T21:37:19+07:00March 22nd, 2022|Insights|

In the past years, the Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) factors have increasingly become top of mind for companies, investors, and policy-makers globally. Investors and corporations are joining the commitment to assessing non-financial aspects as part of business strategy, operations, reporting, and risk management. Further, many companies prepare a separate sustainability report, in addition to an annual report, and pledge to reach net-zero emission in the foreseeable future.

13 01, 2022

Xurya receives US$ 21.5 million series A funding from investors led by East Ventures and Saratoga

2022-06-30T09:38:21+07:00January 13th, 2022|East Ventures|

Xurya, a renewable energy startup with a focus on Rooftop Solar Power Plant rental in Indonesia, announced series A funding of US$21.5 million or equivalent to Rp 308 billion. This series A funding round was led by a venture capital firm, East Ventures (Growth fund), and PT Saratoga Investama Sedaya Tbk. (Saratoga) with the returning participation of existing investors Schneider Electric and New Energy Nexus Indonesia.

12 01, 2022

East Ventures 2021 recap: 80+ deals made across SEA’s fastest growing sectors, aiming for sector diversification in 2022

2022-06-30T09:38:22+07:00January 12th, 2022|East Ventures|

Welcoming the new year of 2022, East Ventures is taking this opportunity to look back and reflect on the year 2021. Just like the rest of the world, the COVID-19 pandemic has also severely impacted our ecosystem—not only Indonesia, but it also took a heavy toll on Singapore and other SEA countries as well.