Founder Spotlight Stories
We talk with founders of our portfolio companies to explore stories behind what makes who they are today.
Founder Spotlight of Inteluck: Kevin Zhang
This weeks Founder Spotlight belongs to Kevin Zhang, founder of Inteluck, a company looking to take over Southeast Asia by providing data-driven end-to-end logistics services.
May 20, 2022
Founder Spotlight of Bokksu: Danny Taing
Bokksu is the first subscription box that offers Japanese snacks. Their mission? To make Asian groceries and snacks more accessible worldwide while supporting.
Feb 8, 2022
Headline Asia Series
Insight and Trends
News all about the emerging markets, trends, and all things that caught our attention.
All About DAO (Part I): Decision Making in a Decentralized World
In this series, we will compare different types of DAO with specific examples, examine the difference between DAO and traditional organizations in a deep analysis, clarify some misunderstandings, and explore the future potential of DAO, so be sure to stay tuned.
Headline Asia Series
We’re exploring the multiple aspects of this ongoing trend, which has been coined in various terms such as FinTech Enablers, Embedded Finance, FinTech-as-a-Service, and Modular Finance.
Intro to FinTech Enablers & Embedded Finance
Industries develop over time and when they mature, they tend to become more specialized. That’s what is currently happening with the FinTech industry and financial service in general. It’s entering a new phase of division and specialization.
Embedded Finance Part II: Banking Enablers and Banking-As-A-Service
Just as there are e-commerce enablers such as Shopify, Shopee, PayPal, Wix.com, there are a growing number of banking enablers in the finance world. Banking enablers focus on providing the technological aspect of banking services, so their clients can concentrate on acquiring and serving customers.
LAUNCHPAD AND IVS
All about IVS
Japan's largest tech conference "IVS" has been held since 2007 and is now in its 16th year. Following the IVS mission "Trigger the next generation" IVS has evolved into one of the largest communities, both in terms of history and scale, for leaders of Internet companies in Japan.