CATEGORY: People

The glorification of Silicon Valley in Asia and why it happens

By Iris Leung | May 26, 2016

The Silicon Valley is not the highest ideal tech ecosystem, and we should blaze our own trail, says Aaron Everhart, the Founder of HATCH! Read More

Demystifying the last mile industry with Detrack

By e27.co/fanny-see | May 26, 2016

Have you ever bought something online and had a nasty experience with the delivery fulfilment? Read More

AI 101: What is it, and what can we expect from it?

By Yon Heong Tung | May 26, 2016

Appier's CEO Chih-han Yu provides valuable insights on the nature of Artificial Intelligence and what it will mean to us Read More

NIDA Rooms CEO and Founder: In hospitality industry, most tech advances are on the customer side

By Anisa Menur | May 23, 2016

Kanesh Avili speaks of the challenges faced by today's hospitality industry, and what the startup plans to do about it Read More

Y Combinator's Luke Iseman: Founding a startup is a fundamentally irrational financial decision

By Kevin McSpadden | May 20, 2016

The Hardware Guy for Y Combinator sits down with e27 to chat innovation, startups and why it's time to 'hack' the housing industry Read More

Obstacles lay ahead for autonomous driving

By TechNode | May 20, 2016

Just because the Internet and tech community wants to push forward does not mean car makers are on board Read More

This startup aims to give a voice to Indonesian futsal league - here's how they do it

By Anisa Menur | May 19, 2016

Despite popularity, futsal is almost invisible on mainstream Indonesian media. Bolalob aims to change that Read More

This founder went from cybersecurity to beauty e-commerce – this is what he learned

By Anisa Menur | May 16, 2016

BeautyFresh Director Jack Wong explained what e-commerce platforms can do to better protect their customers Read More

Social e-commerce and advantages: Betaout spills insights from their expansion plan

By Anisa Menur | May 13, 2016

The expansion plan to Indonesia follows the company's recent pre-Series A funding Read More

OpenPort appoints Morten Damgaard as new COO for a stronger SEA presence

By Anisa Menur | May 12, 2016

Apart from managing day-to-day operation, he will also assume regional responsibility for the company in Southeast Asia Read More

From a salary of S$3K to S$800, here's how Violet Lim painstakingly built Lunch Actually

By e27.co/adriantan18 | May 10, 2016

The first thing that will strike you about Entrepreneur Violet Lim is her bright purple outfit Read More

Rocket Internet is like a post-MBA school: Jon Russell

By Bernard Leong | May 10, 2016

Rocket Internet has dominated the news in 2016. TechCrunch's Jon Russell sits down to analyse the company and its position in Southeast Asia Read More

Asia's startup community: you'll be represented in Olympic Torch Relay

By Kevin McSpadden | May 09, 2016

She is a leader in Asia's ride-sharing economy, has taken on Uber, and now Jean Liu will represent Asian tech in Brazil Read More

The best 'F word' is not Founders or Funding

By e27.co/joel-leong | May 09, 2016

Founders are essential, without them their idea and the startup would not exist. But maybe that is their greatest contribution Read More

Will India dance to the beat of this Aussie music streaming service?

By Sainul Abudheen K | May 04, 2016

Australia’s Guvera, which banks on a free subscription model, has garnered 7 million users in India since its entry in 2014 Read More

Grab leans in with appointment of new CFO Linda Hoglund

By Anisa Menur | May 03, 2016

The ride-hailing app company claims that half of its key leadership team is now comprised of female leaders Read More

This is the Indonesian healthtech startup that President Joko Widodo has been talking about

By Anisa Menur | Apr 29, 2016

HaloDoc recently raises pre-Series A round from Djarum, Go-Jek, and Mensa Group Read More

Is fatherhood the end of a man’s career? New roles for women and men at workplaces

By Flexing It | Apr 28, 2016

While the role of women at work has taken seed, changing the dynamics of their role as caregivers, the traditional role of men as sole breadwinners should be reviewed as well Read More

Hosting a party? This Malaysian startup makes booking venues as easy as booking flights

By Anisa Menur | Apr 28, 2016

VMO Chief ‘Eventgelist’ speaks to e27 about local trends, and the company’s next fundraising strategy Read More

Rakuten's Rakuma goes all-out for Taiwan expansion, appoints country manager

By Kevin McSpadden | Apr 27, 2016

Rakuma is popular amongst women in the country, and the plan is to localise the user experience strategy and integrate the new service into Taiwan's Rakuten Ichiba platform Read More

At the age of 8, he built a robot. By the time he turned 17, he was already a prolific inventor

By Sainul Abudheen K | Apr 27, 2016

The story of a young student entrepreneur, who has developed many low-cost technologies and loves to learn through practical experimentation Read More

iflix gets new Head of Asia, strengthens Indonesian presence with Indosat Ooredoo partnership

By Anisa Menur | Apr 27, 2016

David Goldstein previously served as as Special Advisor to CEO of Axiata, one of Asia’s largest telco companies Read More

It's Official: MaGIC appoints Ashran Dato' Ghazi as new CEO

By Kevin McSpadden | Apr 26, 2016

Ghazi was part of the founding team for social content networking site Joota and started the Rice Bowl Start-up Awards Read More

CompareAsia ropes in Prashant Aggarwal from Visa as Chief Commercial Officer

By Sainul Abudheen K | Apr 25, 2016

The development comes ahead of the fintech firm’s Series B financing round and two weeks after appointing former KKR executive Sam Allen as CEO Read More


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