TechNode Global Q&A and Interviews

Indonesian culinary multi-brand firm Hangry eyes up to 100 outlets in 2022 while hunting for M&A targets

Indonesian culinary multi-brand startup Hangry, which raised an additional $22 million for its Series A funding last month, plans to have up to 100 outlets in the country this…

Building Southeast Asia’s EV motorbike ecosystem, an interview with ION Mobility’s James Chan [Podcast Q&A]

This article is part of TechNode Global’s partnership with CEO TV, CEO Roundtable Podcast, and Asian Investors Podcast hosted by David Kim, wherein we publish the revised…

Glife’s Caleb Wu & Novitee’s Benjamin Yang on the impact of data, AI & innovative financing on the future of food [Q&A]

Glife Technologies is a Singapore-based digital business-to-business (B2B) Food- and AgriTech company, connecting farmers from the region with food and beverage (F&B)…

Infobip’s Nikola Pavesic on unicorns, customer experience, and investing in the community [Q&A]

In a world where borders no longer pose a limit and growth is now determined by online presence, Croatia's first unicorn, Infobip, is looking to help grow the Asia Pacific (APAC)…

Rainforest’s Per-Ola Röst on innovating microbrands through centralized, seamless, cross-border fulfillment [Q&A]

E-commerce has been a driver of growth in this post-pandemic environment. In this TechNode Global Q&A with Per-Ola Röst, Co-Founder and Chief Technical Officer at Rainforest,…

Malaysia’s RHL Ventures scouts opportunities in ESG, healthcare & financial sectors as it finalizes Hibiscus fund

RHL Ventures, which is in the midst of finalizing funds for its Hibiscus Fund, is seeking opportunities in the environmental, social and corporate governance (ESG)-related,…

Digitalization has given rise to a new generation of investors, says Helicap’s David Z Wang [Q&A]

In late 2021, PT Moduit Digital Indonesia (Moduit), an integrated fintech wealth management company, received funding worth $4.5 million (IDR 65 billion) in a pre-Series A round…

Convergence between marketplaces & social media will continue in e-commerce, says Intrepid CEO Jasper Knoben [ORIGIN Innovation Awards Q&A]

Convergence between marketplaces and social media will continue in the e-commerce sector, according to Southeast Asia e-commerce services firm Intrepid Group Asia CEO Jasper…

Meatless food & plastic-free packaging trends driving innovations in APAC, says Mi Terro CEO Robert Luo [ORIGIN Innovation Awards Q&A]

Meatless food and plastic-free packaging trends are driving innovations in Asia Pacific, according to Robert Luo, the Co-founder of Mi Terro, a US-based synthetic biology and…

GreenArc Capital’s Rony J Palathinkal on building tech solutions that enable impact and sustainability at scale [ORIGIN Innovation Awards Q&A]

GreenArc Capital is an AI-driven impact investment FinTech helping to close the UN SDG financing gap. Specializing in private credit/lending markets with a focus on climate action…