We are thrilled to announce the finalists of the Startup Finalists – AI, E-commerce, FinTech & RegTech for the second edition of the ORIGIN Innovation Awards.

The ORIGIN Innovation Awards recognizes outstanding startups, corporate innovators, and movers and shakers in the Asia Pacific region poised for growth. The awards celebrate the spirit of innovation and entrepreneurship, and also seek to inspire the dreamer in all of us.

We’d like to express our deepest thanks to everyone who participated. All the nominations are truly inspirational, and we would like to congratulate everyone for your efforts and nominations.

Nominations for the ORIGIN Innovation Awards began on June 15 and ended on September 15, 2021. The eligible nominees for the Startup Awards were put up for judging and public voting from September 16 to October 31, 2021. Final decisions about the awards were made by a committee of advisors, informed by the public voting.

Together with the all-star advisory team, TechNode Global spent close to two weeks evaluating every nomination and determining the finalists. The ORIGIN Innovation Awards advisory committee is made up of representatives from AppWorks, BeeNext, Cocoon Capital, Cyberport, Golden Gate Ventures, Gobi Partners, Innoven Capital, Kairous Capital, MDI, Qiming Venture Partners, Rakuten Capital, Sistema Asia, True Digital Park, and ZWC.

Here are the finalists for the Startup Awards category in AI, E-commerce, FinTech & RegTech:

Artificial Intelligence

  • Dayta.Ai is a platform that aims to become an all-in-one total solution for operators to collect, analyze, and interpret big data.
  • Glee Trees Pte Ltd. is the maker of Gleematic, innovators and creators of automation technologies that are intelligent (with A.I.) yet affordable and can be used by end-users readily.
  • Lionsbot International Pte Ltd. is a creator of industrial cleaning robots.
  • Nudgyt Pte. Ltd. helps customers act on data quickly by converting complex data into easy-to-understand nudges.
  • Smartfox Technologies is an easy-to-use, user-friendly application for Sales Reps that eliminates forecasting mistakes by ensuring consistency, cadence, and accuracy across a Sales Team.


  • Edamama is committed to helping parents make better decisions. Its team is made up of mamas, aspiring mamas, and kids-at-heart who come from a diverse professional background that spans business, e-commerce, content, and tech.
  • Intrepid is a one-stop-shop partner for brands that want to win online, offering services across three business areas: Omni-Channel End-to-End Ecommerce Management, Digital Marketing, and Insights & Analytics, all enabled by advanced inhouse technology.
  • Moving Walls is an outdoor advertising company that caters to advertisers, PR, media, and businesses.
  • Onpoint is the leading e-commerce enabler in Vietnam with many years of experience in various product categories. With dynamic and experienced talents in eCommerce and category, OnPoint aim to make eCommerce easy for brands.
  • SCI Ecommerce is the fastest growing & leading e-commerce solution provider in Southeast Asia, enabling brands to sell products via online platforms across national borders, such as from China to Southeast Asia, and vice versa.

FinTech and Regtech

  • ADDX is a digital securities exchange on a mission to democratize private market investing. Fully regulated in Singapore, ADDX uses blockchain and smart contracts to reduce the minimum ticket size of funds, bonds, and pre-IPO equity from $1 million to $20,000 or less.
  • Ayoconnect is Indonesia’s largest API platform. It enables developers to choose from a wide range of financial white-label products on Ayoconnect’s API platform and quickly launch them to their users. Ayoconnect remains in the background, focused on building and operating the necessary infrastructure while allowing their clients to monetize and
    expand their business in a fast and massive way.
  • Singular Technologies empowers businesses to drive growth with unified marketing data, intelligent insights, and automation.
  • Tonik Financial PTE Ltd is officially the Philippines’ first neobank to secure a digital bank license from the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP). Deposits are insured by the Philippine Deposit Insurance Corporation (PDIC).
  • Tookitaki Holding Pte Ltd is an enterprise software solutions that create sustainable compliance programs for the financial services industry. We are innovating the regulatory compliance space by developing software solutions to maximize the efficiency and effectiveness of compliance processes.

Learn more about ORIGIN Innovation Awards here. Stay tuned for more announcements in the coming weeks.