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.

23 03, 2022

The promising rise of mental health startups in Indonesia

2022-07-15T09:32:00+07:00March 23rd, 2022|Investment Insights|

The urgency for innovation and access in the mental health vertical has never been more pivotal. On a macro level, there has been a global shift in consumer demand for quality health and wellness services and a significant lift in education and affluence in Southeast Asia, presenting a promising context for this industry.

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.

17 03, 2022

Building the ecosystem of gender equality for the sustainable future

2022-06-30T10:35:21+07:00March 17th, 2022|East Ventures, Insights, From Portfolios|

East Ventures, a pioneering and leading sector-agnostic venture capital firm in Indonesia, has again presented its signature women-centered forum: Women with Impact Forum, as part of the celebration of International Women’s Day on 8 March 2022. This virtual forum discussed “Women as Active Agents for Sustainable Development” with five key speakers from different industries, such as venture capital, tech startups, and social enterprises.