Innovative Asian Entrepreneurs

Sumit Jain Built An Incredible Business From Scratch

Sumit Jain grew up in Khatauli, a small town in Uttar Pradesh and pursued engineering in Computer Science from IIT Roorkee in 2006. After a short tenure with Oracle on Server Technologies, he decided...

This Is The Face Of Asia’s Cloud Teleco

Ambarish Gupta is the CEO and Founder of Gurgaon-based cloud telephony start-up Knowlarity Communications. A graduate in Computer Science from the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, Ambarish holds an MBA from Carnegie Mellon University,...

Noritaka Kobayashi, Founder & CEO of Diixi

I have twice had the privilege to go and present at Noritaka’s event ‘Chaos Asia’.  As the name suggests, it is chaotic, eclectic, but a lot of fun. What's your story? In 2012, I came to...

Marigold Duncan, Co-founder of Bakipa

What's your story? I am a banker turned entrepreneur and mum and I decided to combine my two new passions to create a mobile app for parents. The app is called Bakipa and it’s a...

Helianti Hilman, Founder of Javara

Unless you are familiar with Indonesia it is hard to explain both the opportunities but also the complexities of the country with 18,000+ islands and a quarter of a billion population.  Half of that...

Brian Frissyn, Owner of Hotels.tv

So many people obsess about finding the right business idea.  It’s refreshing to connect with someone who realised it made more sense to work with an existing idea that already had traction. What's your story? After...

Natalie Turner, Founder of Entheo

For anyone sitting on the fence as to whether they should explore the business opportunities in Asia, Natalie and Carl have a great story of how they built up a contact base, made the...

Teerachart Kortrakul, Founder of StockRadars

What's your story? I’m the chemistry graduate who found a fintech startup called “StockRadars”. So, I do believe that if you want it enough, you can find the way to get it done. For...

Christian Mischler Is Making Last Minute Hotel Booking A Reality In Asia

From an early age, it was easy to see that Christian Mischler would grow up to be a leader. As a child, he headed his boy scout troop. As a teen, he started his...

Adrian Lee, Co-Founder of Drive.SG

Great to see young entrepreneurs in Asia shaking up established businesses! What's your story? I am Adrian and I run Drive.Rentals (Drive.SG/Drive.MY/Drive.ID). Together with my co-founder Paul and my team, we make car rental really really...