Startups Weekly: Flexport, Clutter and SoftBank’s blood money

February 23, 2019 0

The Wall Street Journal published a thought-provoking story this week, highlighting limited partners’ concerns with the SoftBank Vision Fund’s investment strategy. The fund’s “decision-making process

India’s Swiggy goes beyond food to offer product delivery from local stores

February 12, 2019 0

Swiggy, the Indian food delivery service, has made its much anticipated moved into general deliveries today after it announced its new ‘stores’ product. The move

BeliMobilGue raises $10M for its used-car sales platform in Indonesia

February 12, 2019 0

BeliMobilGue, a used car sales platform in Indonesia, has fueled up with a $10 million Series round for the race to dominate the automotive market

Africa Roundup: Zimbabwe’s net blackout, Partech’s $143M fund, Andela’s $100M raise, Flutterwave’s pivot

February 7, 2019 0

Jake Bright Contributor More posts by this contributor Partech is doubling the size of its African venture fund to $143 million Zimbabwe’s government faces off

In brief: Swiggy unboxes $1b for food-delivery battle

December 22, 2018 0

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Old media giants turn to VC for their next act

September 18, 2018 0

The Web 1.0 and Web 2.0 eras weren’t kind to the world’s largest media conglomerates, throwing their business models into question, creating whole new categories

Brief: Food startup Swiggy scoops up $80m, defying cooldown

May 31, 2017 0

Photo credit: lenyvavsha / 123RF. The news: Food delivery startup Swiggy has raised US$80 million in a series E funding round led by South African

OLX Indonesia CEO Daniel Tumiwa is stepping down

May 11, 2017 0

Pioneers of Indonesian ecommerce: Remco Lupker, Tesong Kim, William Tanuwijaya, and Daniel Tumiwa at a Tech in Asia event in 2012 (L to R). Daniel