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In Conversation: Kevin Hausburg of wagely
A passionate leader with a demonstrated history of success, Kevin leverages his extensive experience to champion financial wellness for employees. As the driving force behind wagely, he has played a pivotal role in driving financial well-being for workers in Indonesia and Bangladesh.
Earned Wage Access startup wagely raises $23m funding
Trihill Capital participated in Wagely's new $23 million funding round, led by Capria Ventures.
TechCrunch
In Conversation: Andree Wijaya of HaluApp
Andree is a pivotal force behind HaluApp, Indonesia's premier ACG (Anime-Comic-Gaming) platform. HaluApp aims to enrich the lives of ACG fans by fostering fan engagement and building a vibrant community, starting from the extremely hardcore fans/“weebs” before expanding the offerings to the more casual fans.
Anthony Tjajadi of Trihill Capital at DealStreetAsia ID PE-VC Summit 2024
"Are agritech and aquatech ripe for version 2.0 to scale to the next level?"
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In Conversation: Larry Ridwan of Fresh Factory
Larry brings a wealth of experience and leadership to the table, having previously served as the CEO at Net1 International and CFO at First Media. With a decade-long tenure at Citibank followed by key roles in telecommunications, Larry's corporate journey laid the foundation for his entrepreneurial venture. Under his leadership, Fresh Factory has not only emerged as a promising startup but is poised to revolutionize the cold chain industry in Indonesia. Join us in exploring Larry's insights and experiences in our Q&A series, shedding light on his entrepreneurial journey and the future trajectory of Fresh Factory.
Trihill Capital, Skystar Capital, and Intudo Ventures share projections for Indonesia’s startup funding climate in 2024
Aspire and Trihill Capital proudly hosted a comprehensive panel discussion on the Investment Outlook for 2024. This esteemed panel featured key partners from Indonesia’s top venture capital firms, Skystar Capital and Intudo Ventures.
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Perspectives vol. 01: Unlocking Indonesia’s Startup Potential in 2024
Anthony Tjajadi, our Partner, sat down with Jeremy Au on the latest episode of the BRAVE Southeast Asia Tech Podcast, delving into the vibrant venture space in SEA, with more specifics in Indonesia. The conversation was filled with valuable insights, highlighting key learnings for founders and investors, and painting a vivid picture of the opportunities and challenges in this evolving market
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Forbes Asia 100 To Watch 2023
A drought in global venture capital activity has not deterred startups across Asia from breaking new ground. This year’s Forbes Asia 100 to Watch list spotlights small companies and startups that are targeting underserved markets or applying new technologies, from generative AI to blood-based cancer diagnostics. These include eco-friendly innovations, such as the development of insect-based alternative proteins and digitization of milk production to improve yields. Others include social commerce providers, which help users sell consumer products. Thirteen countries and territories are represented across 11 categories, including biotechnology and healthcare, e-commerce and retail, and finance. Leading the list for the second year in a row, Singapore contributed 20 companies to the list, followed by Hong Kong with 15 and mainland China with 11. The emerging innovation hubs of Indonesia and the Philippines contributed 11 and 9 companies respectively.
Forbes
Fresh from funding, SG’s Zenith Learning looks to add the online element to its physical schools
https://www.dealstreetasia.com/stories/zenith-learning-raises-funds-351568
DealStreetAsia
Earned Wage Access startup wagely raises $23m funding
Trihill Capital participated in Wagely's new $23 million funding round, led by Capria Ventures.
TechCrunch
Fresh from funding, SG’s Zenith Learning looks to add the online element to its physical schools
https://www.dealstreetasia.com/stories/zenith-learning-raises-funds-351568
DealStreetAsia
Germany’s DEG bets on Indonesian agritech firm PasarMikro
Nine months after Indonesia-based PasarMikro raised US$2.5 million from regional VC firms, the agritech company has got the backing of two global impact investors: DEG and Ceniarth.
Tech in Asia
Eratani nets $2m to boost Indonesia’s agri supply chain
A lack of streamlined logistics and supply chain issues have been said to result in exorbitant costs and diminished profit margins for farmers.
Tech in Asia
East Ventures, Trihill Capital invest in hyperlocal online F&B startup Uena
Since its launch in Aug 2022, Uena has opened seven kitchen locations in Jakarta and has served more than 300,000 portions.
e27
Indonesia’s fitness platform Fit Hub closes seed round backed by Wavemaker, Trihill Capital
Indonesia's fitness platform Fit Hub closes seed round backed by Wavemaker, Trihill Capital
DealStreetAsia
Indonesia-based agri commodity trade platform PasarMIKRO bags US$2.5M seed capital
PasarMIKRO, an Indonesia-based agri commodity trade platform, has secured US$2.5 million in an oversubscribed seed funding round led by Trihill Capital and Resolution Ventures.
e27
Ex-Gojek, Oyo execs’ agritech startup bags $1.6m in pre-seed money
Eratani, an Indonesia-based agritech startup, has raised 23 billion rupiah (around US$1.6 million) in a pre-seed round led by Trihill Capital. Kopital Network and Kenangan Fund, the VC firm established by the founders of local coffee chain Kopi Kenangan, also joined the fundraise.
Tech in Asia
Exclusive: Indonesian insurtech startup Aman raises $1.2m pre-seed funding
Aman, an insurtech startup based in Indonesia, has raised US$1.2 million in a pre-seed funding round co-led by Trihill Capital and Global Founders Capital, with participation from 1982 Ventures, Alto Partners Multi-Family Office and Atlas Global Kapital.
Tech in Asia
In Conversation: Kevin Hausburg of wagely
A passionate leader with a demonstrated history of success, Kevin leverages his extensive experience to champion financial wellness for employees. As the driving force behind wagely, he has played a pivotal role in driving financial well-being for workers in Indonesia and Bangladesh.
In Conversation: Andree Wijaya of HaluApp
Andree is a pivotal force behind HaluApp, Indonesia's premier ACG (Anime-Comic-Gaming) platform. HaluApp aims to enrich the lives of ACG fans by fostering fan engagement and building a vibrant community, starting from the extremely hardcore fans/“weebs” before expanding the offerings to the more casual fans.
In Conversation: Larry Ridwan of Fresh Factory
Larry brings a wealth of experience and leadership to the table, having previously served as the CEO at Net1 International and CFO at First Media. With a decade-long tenure at Citibank followed by key roles in telecommunications, Larry's corporate journey laid the foundation for his entrepreneurial venture. Under his leadership, Fresh Factory has not only emerged as a promising startup but is poised to revolutionize the cold chain industry in Indonesia. Join us in exploring Larry's insights and experiences in our Q&A series, shedding light on his entrepreneurial journey and the future trajectory of Fresh Factory.
Forbes Asia 100 To Watch 2023
A drought in global venture capital activity has not deterred startups across Asia from breaking new ground. This year’s Forbes Asia 100 to Watch list spotlights small companies and startups that are targeting underserved markets or applying new technologies, from generative AI to blood-based cancer diagnostics. These include eco-friendly innovations, such as the development of insect-based alternative proteins and digitization of milk production to improve yields. Others include social commerce providers, which help users sell consumer products. Thirteen countries and territories are represented across 11 categories, including biotechnology and healthcare, e-commerce and retail, and finance. Leading the list for the second year in a row, Singapore contributed 20 companies to the list, followed by Hong Kong with 15 and mainland China with 11. The emerging innovation hubs of Indonesia and the Philippines contributed 11 and 9 companies respectively.
Forbes
Most Popular Payment Methods & BNPL Options by Country 2023
You’ve just completed a session of online shopping, something that one in three people around the world do. Your digital cart is full of goodies and you’re ready to checkout — so how would you like to pay?
Merchant Machine
Indonesia Digest: Funding Societies opens Thai crowdfunding service; wagely enters Bangladesh
Early 2020 was a pivotal time for Indonesia-based agritech startup Eden Farm. The Covid-19 pandemic started to spread in the country, disrupting the stability of national business and drying up investments into startups.
Deal Street Asia