Sequoia India is making key hires across its uppermost leaderships, including Ajay Gore, former CTO of Indonesian ride-hailing giant gojek, as its new operating partner. Other than him, Gayatri Vasudeva Yadav will also be joining in as the CMO and Shweta Rajpal Kohli as the Head of Public...

Kent Huang, CFO, GoBear GoBear appoints Kent Huang as new CFO The story: Singapore-based fintech startup GoBear announced that Kent Huang is set to join the company as CFO effective August 24, from fintech startup Funding Societies. He will be replacing outgoing GoBear CFO Frank Stevenaar. Who is...

Severan Rault, whose past experiences as an engineer include leadership roles at Amazon and Microsoft, has been appointed as new CTO for Southeast Asian tech unicorn gojek. Rault will oversee all of the technology behind gojek’s ecosystem -which provides access to a wide range of services from...

Last night, to be very precise, past midnight, over a long, long call, someone said ‘founder’s depression’ is on a rise in the pandemic. I was blissfully unaware of the term but very familiar with living that nightmare for exactly three times now. My life as a startup CEO has been anything...

Bukalapak President Fajrin Rasyid speaking on the Founders Stage on Day 1 of Echelon Asia Summit 2019 Indonesian state-owned telco operator Telkom has named Fajrin Rasyid, co-founder and president of local e-commerce giant Bukalapak, as the new director of its digital business arm. The appointment...

iPrice Group CEO Paul Brown-Kenyon E-commerce enabler iPrice Group names new CEO Southeast Asian product discovery and comparison platform iPrice has appointed Paul Brown-Kenyon as its new CEO, according to a press statement. Before that, Kenyon has held the position of the Group’s President and...

iPrice Group CEO Paul Brown-Kenyon E-commerce enabler iPrice Group names new CEO Southeast Asian product discovery and comparison platform iPrice has appointed Paul Brown-Kenyon as its new CEO, according to a press statement. Before that, Kenyon has held the position of the Group’s President and...

Its been two months and I have (like most of you all) have not stepped out as much as I would have liked. From restricting mobility to transforming businesses and deteriorating economies, the pandemic still rules the top of our minds. Thanks to our amazing contributors from the Southeast Asian...

T. Fuad (left) on the Founders Stage at Echelon Asia Summit 2018 Turochas “T” Fuad, Managing Director at WeWork Southeast Asia & Korea, announced in a LinkedIn post on Monday night that he is leaving the company. He cited the desire to pursue entrepreneurship again as the reason for his...

Jack Ma steps down from SoftBank board Jack Ma will resign from SoftBank board after serving as Director for 13 years, according to KrAsia.Softbank also named three new Directors amid calls from an activist investor to boost shareholder returns and strengthen corporate governance. SoftBank...

With most of the world still forced to stay indoors, the gaming world in all its colourful, action-packed glory has become a ‘beacon of light’ to many. Given this recent spike in demand for gaming, ZeusX, a Singapore-based digital marketplace for gamers all over the world, is looking to ramp up...

March is the time to celebrate enterprising women. And e27 chose to do so with the award-winning journalist, documentary filmmaker, writer, strategic communications advisor, founder and passionate advocate of inclusivity in the workplace — Prerna Suri. She joined us early this month to shed her...