Author: Digital News Asia

Web-based 3D design startup PixCap raises US$2.8mil seed round
PixCap announced its US$2.8 million seed funding led by Surge, the rapid scale-up programme from Sequoia Capital India and Southeast Asia. 
Digital Penang, Founder Institute partner to accelerate funding ecosystem for Penang startups 
Aims to transform development ideas into viable businesses Programme will lead to creation of new startups in Penang
Visa announces senior leadership changes in Asia Pacific
Visa announced two senior leadership changes in the Asia Pacific region.
VFlowTech raises US$10 mil to expand global reach of renewable energy storage solutions 
VFlowTech, a Singapore-based provider of vanadium-based redox flow batteries, has raised US$10 million in a Series A funding round. 
MMU And KRU foundation to develop entrepreneur and creative talent
Collaboration will result in various up-skilling and re-skilling training programs The move is hoped to make MMU a leading player in digital-based businesses
Dell Technologies appoints new president for Asia Pacific & Japan
Dell Technologies announced the appointment of Peter Marrs as president of its Asia Pacific & Japan region, effective immediately. 
Grab appoints Adelene Foo as Managing Director of Grab Malaysia
10 year veteran at Grab has held various leadership roles Concurrently holds CEO role at Jaya Grocer, aims to bring synergies
MTDC and Gobi Partners invest US$1.1mil in Malaysia's leading ECF platform, pitchIN
Co-investment supports potential high growth Malaysian tech firms pitchIN to launch slew of new products, including IEO, expand regionally
Forging the future of fintech with embedded finance and invisible banking
RM2bil loans disbursed to thousands of MSMEs across Malaysia & Indonesia Convenience of embedded finance will pave way for rise of invisible banking
Bandar Utama City Centre partners AmBank to enhance Bandar Utama’s cashless city masterplan 
Bandar Utama City Centre Sdn Bhd is working with AmBank to enhance Bandar Utama’s cashless city initiatives.
Download Digerati50 2020-2021 PDF

Digerati50 2020-2021

Get and download a digital copy of Digerati50 2020-2021