Tech in Asia : Startup Brand Aggregator Tjufoo Siapkan Rp1,8 Triliun, Cari UMKM untuk Diakusisi

TehinAsia.com – Startup brand aggregator, Tjufoo, memulai operasinya untuk melakukan akuisisi dan meningkatkan skala bisnis brand UMKM yang potensial di Indonesia. Tjufoo berkomitmen menyiapkan dana sebesar Rp1,8 triliun untuk mengakuisisi brand lokal potensial, tujuannya agar mendorong pertumbuhan UMKM tersebut. Co-founder dan CEO Tjufoo, TJ Tham, menilai permodalan masih menjadi masalah kompleks yang selalu dihadapi oleh para pengusaha UMKM di Indonesia.Continue reading “Tech in Asia : Startup Brand Aggregator Tjufoo Siapkan Rp1,8 Triliun, Cari UMKM untuk Diakusisi”

Tech Crunch : Focused on smaller cities, Vietnamese social commerce startup Mio raises $8M Series A

TechCrunch.com — Mio, the Vietnamese social commerce platform, has raised an $8 million Series A, less than a year after announcing its seed round. The funding was led by Jungle Ventures, Patamar Capital and Oliver Jung, with participation from returning investors GGV, Venturra, Hustle Fund, iSEED SEA and Gokul Rajaram. TechCrunch first covered Mio at theContinue reading “Tech Crunch : Focused on smaller cities, Vietnamese social commerce startup Mio raises $8M Series A”

CompassList : Cautiously Opportunistic : How Indonesian VCs are Hiding out the Covid-19 Crisis

CompassList.com — More than two months after the Indonesian government announced the first Covid-19 case on home soil, the country’s VCs are cautiously adapting to “the new normal.” The firms are still seeking out new deals, but have mostly narrowed their criteria to what they refer as “pandemic-proof” sectors. Melina Subastian, Principal at Alpha JWC Ventures,Continue reading “CompassList : Cautiously Opportunistic : How Indonesian VCs are Hiding out the Covid-19 Crisis”