Author: Karamjit Singh
Joel Neoh has thrown off his corporate coat to jump back into the fray as an entrepreneur with a new startup. He tells DNA founder Karamjit Singh why.
Joel Neoh, who heads Groupon’s 12-nation operations in Asia, will speak about ‘The Asean Entrepreneur Journey’ in his keynote at the Cradle Buzz conference.
Patrick Grove has thrown his hat into the South-East Asian online video ring, and he is betting on entrepreneurial flair and his New York-based partner, Evolution Media Capital, to give him the knockout punch against competitors such as Singtel.
Cradle Buzz will be a platform for startups in Asean to form collaborations to accelerate their regional expansion, says Cradle Fund’s Hazel Hassan.
Animonsta Studios has overcome the shortage of skilled talents in Malaysia’s creative content ecosystem to create an animation show that is distributed to broadcasters in 44 countries. Chief creative officer Anas Abdul Aziz will be at Cradle Buzz this March 19-21 to share his experiences.
Karamjit Singh sees innovation as a common thread running through some of the stories in DNA this week, including Frost & Sullivan’s Global Innovation Centre in Iskandar Malaysia and Goh Thean Eu’s telco recap for 2014. Oh, and Patrick Grove comes into the picture too with his impending iflix service.
Two years after opening a temporary office in Iskandar Malaysia, Frost & Sullivan moved into its new site at Iskandar. Its global president and managing partner Aroop Zutshi spoke to Karamjit Singh about its experience so far.
Telekom Malaysia sees an opportunity in managed ICT and BPO services, and is likely eyeing an opportunity in smart cities, with its subsidiary VADS being positioned as a key player.
FashionValet founder Fadzarudin Anuar talks to Karamjit Singh about his game plan to expand the business after receiving ‘multimillion dollars’ in funding from Elixir Capital via its ECM Straits Fund.
DNA launches a new channel dedicated to covering the Personal Tech space. Founder and CEO Karamjit Singh explains why, and what the new channel will set out to do.