East Ventures is an early stage venture fund focusing on SEA and Japan. Over the years, East Ventures has invested in hundreds of companies in Indonesia, Singapore, Japan, Malaysia, and Thailand. Majority of East Ventures’ portfolio went on to raise follow-on financing rounds, dominate the market, and become category leaders.
East Ventures has a strong track record in developing pan-Asia tech-ecosystems and backing the startups in their early day, including Tokopedia, Traveloka, Mercari, Disdus (acquired by Groupon), Kudo (acquired by Grab), Tech in Asia , Omise, IDNTimes, Ruangguru, Jurnal, Cermati, Mokapos, Shopback, EVHive, and Loket (acquired by Gojek).
Founders: Batara Eto, Taiga Matsuyama, Willson Cuaca