Thomas Tsao

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
In Series B extension, Malaysian based iStore iSend receives funding from Yamato Holdings
e-fulfilment startup to expand to Thailand and Vietnam with funding injection Funding part of extended Series B round from Jan 2021 that raised US$5.5mil
Speedhome’s CEO bakes social stand into startup and is rewarded by investors
Raises US$1.7mil in Series A for regional expansion, strengthen tech Using multiple data points to overcome racial bias in rental market
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.
Sunway iLabs launches 2021 Super Accelerator
Applications close June 15, startups will gain mentors, market access Sunway ecosystem a launchpad to test, validate and scale startups
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
Gobi Partners, Sunway Group announce Final Four winners of its sports-meets-startups SuperSeed II Championship
The SuperSeed II Championship virtual pitching competition, which adopts a unique sports tournament style approach, sees its final four winners announced.
Gobi Partners announces 64 startups to kick-off Asia's first ever sudden death pitching competition – SuperSeed Championship II
Gobi Partners-MDEC curated competition targets early-stage startups Rigorous process by Gobi, taking into account 6 factors to fix seedings
Sunway iLabs launches Super Accelerator with partners Sunway Group, SunSEA Capital, Gobi Partners
The four-month programme is for early-stage start-ups and focuses on delivering value within five key verticals – Smart Cities, Edutech, Digital Health, Food and Agritech and eCommerce.
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