Elaine Huang
Elaine is a fervent believer that if there ever is a zombie apocalypse, we will all be snapping away at them with our phones and posting them onto Instagram. A Mass Communication graduate of Ngee Ann Polytechnic's School of Film and Media Studies, she enjoys writing about technology and entrepreneurs. When not hashtagging her way through all sorts of trouble, Elaine is probably contemplating how to write in the third person.
Articles by Elaine Huang
Startup in Spotlight: Allstay most confident about speed & customisation

Startup in Spotlight: Allstay most confident about speed & customisation

BUSINESS, INTERVIEWS, SOUTH KOREA | 30 Jul, 2015

e27 visited Allstay in Korea to understand why the startup is choosing to fight big competitors such as Trivago and HotelsCombined 

Vietnam's Foody snags Series C funding from Tiger Global; goes to Indonesia

Vietnam's Foody snags Series C funding from Tiger Global; goes to Indonesia

INVESTMENT, NEWS, VIETNAM | 28 Jul, 2015

Foody Corporation has launched its food review website in Indonesia, and is eyeing other Southeast Asian markets 

MangoPlate is South Korea's restaurant discovery superhero app -- and maybe more

MangoPlate is South Korea's restaurant discovery superhero app -- and maybe more

BUSINESS, FEATURES, SOUTH KOREA | 24 Jul, 2015

e27 sat down with Joon Oh, Co-CEO of MangoPlate after the startup raised US$6.1M from VC firms to talk about plans going forward 

Inside Indonesian gaming studio Touchten's Series C led by GREE

Inside Indonesian gaming studio Touchten's Series C led by GREE

FEATURES, INDONESIA, INVESTMENT, JAPAN | 07 Jul, 2015

Anton Soeharyo, CEO of Touchten, shares with e27 how he pitched to 67 VCs in 12 months then secured funding from GREE and 500 Startups 

The Voyagin story: Its sail from startup to a Rakuten company

The Voyagin story: Its sail from startup to a Rakuten company

BUSINESS, FEATURES, JAPAN, MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS | 06 Jul, 2015

Japan-based travel activities marketplace Voyagin sets sail to scale greater heights with sealed sale. How did it get started? Where will it go? 

Meet WAY, a chic and compact device for your skin

Meet WAY, a chic and compact device for your skin

BUSINESS, FEATURES, LIFESTYLE, SOUTH KOREA | 18 Jun, 2015

South Korean startup WayWearable has got it right with its ongoing crowdfunding project for WAY, a smart device for your skin 

P2P parking lot rental service Parking Duck is good-to-have in Bangkok

P2P parking lot rental service Parking Duck is good-to-have in Bangkok

BUSINESS, THAILAND | 13 Mar, 2015

Can Parking Duck find critical mass in a city rife with illegal parking and drivers who flout parking laws without hesitation? 

Gaming devs need to educate users on rewards in apps: Tapjoy's David Chun

Gaming devs need to educate users on rewards in apps: Tapjoy's David Chun

BUSINESS, CHINA, WORLD | 11 Feb, 2015

What are some trends David Chun, Managing Director, Greater China, Tapjoy, sees happening in Asia? 

Chinese gaming publishers eyeing Southeast Asian markets: Red Atoms VP

Chinese gaming publishers eyeing Southeast Asian markets: Red Atoms VP

BUSINESS, INDONESIA, SINGAPORE, THAILAND | 11 Feb, 2015

Chinese publishers keen on entering countries such as Indonesia and Thailand. Can local companies survive? 

Ardent Capital-backed WhatsNew Group acquires MOXY

Ardent Capital-backed WhatsNew Group acquires MOXY

BUSINESS, MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS, NEWS, THAILAND | 23 Jan, 2015

MOXY's CEO and Founder Shannon Kalayanamitr will join WhatsNew Group as Group CMO 

StockRadars raises funding from CyberAgent Ventures and East Ventures

StockRadars raises funding from CyberAgent Ventures and East Ventures

INVESTMENT, NEWS, THAILAND, WORLD | 22 Jan, 2015

The undisclosed investment will help Thailand-based StockRadars expand in markets such as Japan and Indonesia 

Real estate platform LivePhuket partners with Class Act Media

Real estate platform LivePhuket partners with Class Act Media

BUSINESS, NEWS, THAILAND | 09 Jan, 2015

LivePhuket will soon be featured in a six-page spread in Class Act Media's subsidiaries, including a weekly newspaper 

[Updated] MicroAd Singapore invests in Southeast Asian digital advertising network Ambient Digital

[Updated] MicroAd Singapore invests in Southeast Asian digital advertising network Ambient Digital

INVESTMENT, NEWS, SINGAPORE | 08 Jan, 2015

Going forward, the two entities will be establishing joint venture companies in Vietnam, Singapore and the Philippines 

Start Up Nation appoints Lim Ming Ling as GM of Malaysian subsidiary

Start Up Nation appoints Lim Ming Ling as GM of Malaysian subsidiary

APPOINTMENTS, BUSINESS, MALAYSIA, NEWS | 06 Jan, 2015

Lim, who previously founded Work Palette, will boost SUN Malaysia's investment, acceleration and social impact divisions 

Food delivery site SpoonJoy raises seed investment from angels including Flipkart Co-founder Sachin Bansal

Food delivery site SpoonJoy raises seed investment from angels including Flipkart Co-founder Sachin Bansal

BUSINESS, FINANCE, INDIA, INVESTMENT, NEWS | 02 Jan, 2015

Hate fussing over what you should have for lunch? This Indian startup has raised funds to help you worry less and eat healthy 

A page out of Thailand's Page 365: after 2 Startup Weekends

A page out of Thailand's Page 365: after 2 Startup Weekends

BUSINESS, FEATURES, PROFILE, THAILAND | 31 Dec, 2014

These two Co-founders don't argue enough. Page 365's Pop and Trumph tells e27 about how they got together to build the business 

FundedByMe rolls out crowdfunding campaign to help Malaysian flood victims

FundedByMe rolls out crowdfunding campaign to help Malaysian flood victims

CROWDFUNDING, FINANCE, MALAYSIA, NEWS | 30 Dec, 2014

Interested to help flood victims in Malaysia? Here's a crowdfunding campaign you can take part in 

LINE to buy Microsoft-owned music streaming service MixRadio

LINE to buy Microsoft-owned music streaming service MixRadio

JAPAN, MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS, WORLD | 19 Dec, 2014

The deal is expected to complete by early 2015. The amount has not been disclosed