Gobi Partners

Allianz Malaysia joins Gobi Partners' SuperSeed II Fund
Gobi Partners announced the closing of its US$10 million Gobi SuperSeed II Fund following the participation of Allianz Malaysia Berhad as limited partner.
iLabs Super Accelerator’s 4th cohort picks top 28 startups for pre-accelerator phase
Over 100 applicants from across Southeast Asia Undergo 1-month workshop, mentorships, business matching
Digerati50: Thomas Tsao, championer of TaqwaTech
Thomas Tsao, along with Gobi Partners, which he is a founding partner of, has been able to help shape the tech startup scene in ASEAN. The VC firm also coined TaqwaTech – Muslim-serving tech startups – which Gobi and Thomas are heavily pushing.
Sunway iLabs launches 4th cohort with US$23.3k seed funding
Applications for 4th cohort Sunway iLabs Super Accelerator open till 1st Apr Access to Sunway’s thriving ecosystem to test, validate, scale business
Malaysia’s Carsome raises US$290mil in Series E
In a clear demonstration of investor interest, Southeast Asian-based (SEA) e-commerce car platform Carsome has announced a US$290 million Series E raise at a post-money valuation of approximately US$1.7 billion.
Malaysian property tycoon Leong Hoy Kum of Mah Sing Group among investors in PolicyStreet’s US$6mil Series A funding
Round led by Altara Ventures with Auspac Ventures & Gobi Partners Plans to introduce new sachet-based and on-demand insurance products
AirAsia’s Teleport to acquire Delivereat for US$9.8 mil in a cash & shares deal
Husband and wife founders of Delivereat have footprint in Penang & Klang Valley Deal puts US$300mil valuation on Teleport which has not received external funding
Sunway iLabs Super Accelerator names 23 startups in third cohort
Sunway’s innovation arm, Sunway iLabs, together with Gobi Partners, have kicked off their pre-accelerator phase of the Sunway iLabs Super Accelerator programme.
For Gobi Partners, Covid-19 is a game changer for the SEA VC sector
The pan-Asian VC firm’s portfolio in the region are some of the beneficiaries in the global pandemic, despite a challenging year.
E-fullfillment startup, iStore iSend, raises US$5.5mil, co-led by Gobi Partners and EasyParcel
In strong position to help clients enhance efficiency and SKU movement In China, S’pore, Indonesia and M’sia with Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam next
Download Digerati50 2020-2021 PDF

Digerati50 2020-2021

Get and download a digital copy of Digerati50 2020-2021