Tech in Asia

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Tech in Asia Pte Ltd
Private
IndustryNews Publishing
FoundedAugust 1, 2010
HeadquartersSingapore
Area served
Southeast Asia, Tokyo, Jakarta
Key people
Willis wee
Number of employees
100
Websitehttps://www.techinasia.com

Tech in Asia is a Singapore-based technology website and media and events company. It has hosted annual conferences across the continent primarily in Singapore, Tokyo and Jakarta since 2012.[1] It was backed by Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin in 2015.[2]

History and growth[edit]

Tech in Asia was founded in 2010 by Willis Wee, and counts East Ventures, Fenox Venture, Hanwha, Marvelstone, Softbank, Walden International, Y Combinator and Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin as investors raising a total of $17 million to-date.[3]

In November 2017, Tech in Asia raised $6.6 million in fresh funding led by Hanwha Investment and Securities.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Muchtar, Joy (19 October 2018). "Tech in Asia to Hold Annual Conference in Jakarta". JakartaGlobe.id. Archived from the original on 19 October 2018. Retrieved 31 October 2018.
  2. ^ Roberts, Jane (24 June 2015). "Facebook Cofounder Eduardo Saverin Invests In 'Tech in Asia'". Forbes.com. Retrieved 31 October 2018.
  3. ^ "Tech In Asia". techcrunch.com. Retrieved 15 February 2019.
  4. ^ "Tech In Asia raises $6.6M led by Korean conglomerate Hanwha". techcrunch.com. Retrieved 15 February 2019.

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