SEA tech startups cannot simply copy Chinese models

By Emma Lee

Aug 1, 20196 min read Petronas Twin Towers in Kuala Lumpur Malaysia (Image credit: Bigstock/ermakovep)Sitting in a trendy open-plan office in downtown Kuala Lumpur, Anson Wang oversees around 100 employees as CEO and co-founder of Jobstore, a Malays…

Gobi Partners leads China VC charge into Southeast Asia

By Emma Lee

Jul 22, 20195 min read Photo Caption (L-R): Managing Director Malaysia of Gobi Partners Jamaludin Bujang; CEO of AirAsia Group Tony Fernandes; Founder and CEO of EasyParcel Clarence Leong and CEO of Teleport Pete Chareonwongsak flanked by AirAsia Ca…

INSIGHTS | Southeast Asia: A choice between two models

By John Artman

Jul 4, 20195 min read The durian fruit unites a diverse region (Image credit: Bigstock/Engdao)A version of this first appeared in our members-only newsletter on June 29, 2019. Freely available on our site now, it soon won’t be. Become a member …