e27

e27

e27 is now the startup ecosystem's go-to platform for insights, connections, talent and funding opportunities. e27 also organises the much-celebrated Echelon conference.

Founded: January 2007

About e27

e27 was founded in 2007 as a grassroots organisation before growing into a regional community content, events and digital platform engaging Asia's tech enthusiasts and professionals.

It reports on tech startup news, trends and personalities relevant to startup communities in Asia and also organizes the much-celebrated Echelon conference.

Other community events include. Founders Drinks, a monthly meetup in several cities around Asia and previously, Echelon Ignite (now TOP100), a spin-off initiatve from Echelon to catalyze younger startup communities and search for APAC's most promising startups.

e27 also provides access to a startup database, jobs portal, B2B product and service marketplace, fundraising platform and whitepaper hostings.

Team

JitSiong Thaddeus Koh
JitSiong Thaddeus Koh Cofounder May, 2008 - Present
Sainul Abudheen K
Sainul Abudheen K Journalist Feb, 2015 - Present
Mohan Belani
Mohan Belani CEO Dec, 2011 - Present
Anisa Menur A. Maulani
Anisa Menur A. Maulani Journalist Mar, 2015 - Present
Kathleen Lara
Kathleen Lara Project Executive May, 2016 - Present
Jiaway Koh
Jiaway Koh Assistant Projects Director Jul, 2015 - Present
Tin Ayroso
Tin Ayroso Business Manager Sep, 2012 - Present
Kevin McSpadden
Kevin McSpadden Journalist Jul, 2015 - Present
Yon Heong Tung
Yon Heong Tung Senior Writer Jun, 2015 - Present
Chee Hui Ming
Chee Hui Ming Assistant Projects Director, Marketing Aug, 2016 - Present
Daryl Chung
Daryl Chung Project Director Jul, 2016 - Present
Anthony Thong Do
Anthony Thong Do UX Designer Oct, 2016 - Present
J. Angelo Racoma
J. Angelo Racoma Copy Editor Oct, 2016 - Present
Lyra Reyes
Lyra Reyes Writer Nov, 2016 - Present
Jiaway Koh
Jiaway Koh Assistant Projects Director Jul, 2015 - Present
wencis
wencis Data / QA Feb, 2014 - Present
J. Angelo Racoma
J. Angelo Racoma Copy Editor Oct, 2016 - Present
Jowynne Khor
Jowynne Khor COO Apr, 2017 - Present
Jairus Bondoc
Jairus Bondoc Developer Dec, 2012 - Present
Tracy Pham
Tracy Pham Business Development Aug, 2017 - Present
Sim Heng
Sim Heng Intern Oct, 2017 - Present

Funding

INVESTOR
STAGE
AMOUNT
DATE

China

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Round: Series A
Round Size: US$2.2M
Date: Jul 2016
Round: Seed
Round Size: US$615K
Date: Feb 2013

Singapore

Round: Angel
Round Size: US$35K
Date: May 2012

Previous Investments

COMPANY
ROUND
ROUND SIZE
DATE
Round: Angel
Round Size: -
Date: Sep, 2015

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