Rocket Internet

Mother Goose hoping to lay some golden eggs
Canadian entrepreneur Adam Hirsch talks to DNA founder Karamjit Singh about building regional Internet winners out of Kuala Lumpur.
Rocket Internet’s Carmudi gets US$10mil funding for Asia ops
Rocket Internet-backed online car classified startup Carmudi said it has secured about US$10 million in funding from a range of investors including Tengelmann Ventures, the investment arm of retail giant Tengelmann Group.
Rocket Internet property portal Lamudi gets US$7mil for Asian ops
Rocket Internet said its real estate startup Lamudi has received almost US$7 million in new funding from a range of investors including Tengelmann Ventures, the investment company of retail giant Tengelmann Group.
China sourcing hub a key move for iBuy
DNA founder Karamjit Singh talks to an iBuy director from Hong Kong on the importance of its sourcing strategy in the path to profitability.
iBuy listing reinforces value of SEA market to investors: Grove
Catcha Group’s Patrick Grove chats with DNA founder Karamjit Singh about what led to iBuy’s birth and his excitement over the e-commerce momentum in South-East Asia.
CompareAsia Group receives US$3mil funding
Financial comparison website company CompareAsia Group has secured over US$3 million in funding from Stem Capital Partners and “other International investors,” it said in a statement.
Rocket Internet’s FoodPanda gets additional US$20mil
FoodPanda and its affiliated brand HelloFood, an online food delivery marketplace, received another US$20 million in funding from a group of investors including Phenomen Ventures.
PricePanda gets US$3mil from Tengelmann Group
PricePanda said it has secured US$3 million in funding from German retail giant Tengelmann Group, which would allow it to “reshape the e-commerce landscape” in more countries in the upcoming months.
Rocket Internet’s Carmudi moves into Indonesia, Philippines
Rocket Internet’s automotive classifieds company Carmudi, already present in Myanmar, has launched in Indonesia and the Philippines as part of its expansion into South-East Asia, saying the two countries offer potential for economic growth.
Rocket companies reap benefits of SEA Cyber Monday
Three online businesses report sales increases of up to 40% during campaign Major jump in customers via mobile application also recorded
Subscribe to SNAP
Download Digerati50 2020-2021 PDF

Digerati50 2020-2021

Get and download a digital copy of Digerati50 2020-2021