Singapore

GPCA’s Asia headquarters was established in Singapore in 2021, to represent leading fund and institutional investors based in Southeast Asia, and to build bridges among investors across global markets with Singapore as a key nexus.

Approximately one third of GPCA’s members have a presence in Singapore. GPCA engages members through quarterly Southeast Asia Member Meetings, which include open discussions on trends in the region and Q&A sessions with invited guests.

GPCA’s local Singapore team also publishes sector-and-strategy specific research and profiles regional investors in partnership with GPCA’s VC + Tech team.

Singapore Team

Ethan Koh, Asia Research Director
Felicia Chia, Marketing & Membership Associate
Steve Okun, Senior Advisor

Southeast Asia Quarterly Member Meetings

LP Outlook: Committing Capital in Asia 2022

GPCA will be hosting its next Southeast Asia Quarterly Members Meeting on 14 December 2021 at 10am SGT (13 December 2021 at 9pm ET) via Zoom.

Join our panel of LPs, Alicia Gregory (Head of Private Equity, Future Fund), Rebecca Xu (Co-Founder & Managing Director, Asia Alternatives),  Pamela Fung (Executive Director, Morgan Stanley Alternative Investment Partners) and Saima Rehman (Investment Officer, International Finance Corporation) as they share an update on how their investment strategies have changed over 2021, and their outlook for 2022.

This will be an interactive discussion moderated by Ethan Koh, GPCA Asia Research Director, and Steve Okun, GPCA Senior Advisor.

To register your interest in the meeting, please RSVP here.

Singapore Research

Emerging Tech Trends in Southeast Asia: Foodtech, Fintech, Healthtech and Edtech 

November 9, 2021

According to data compiled by GPCA, technology deals accounted for 83% of private capital
deal value across all asset classes in 1H 2021 — inclusive of a broad range of businesses across consumer-focused digital services.

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Foodtech Spotlight: Nutrition Technologies

November 8, 2021

Founded in 2015, Nutrition Technologies‘ mission is to introduce insects into the global food supply chain by harnessing their potential as sustainable commodity ingredients for animal and plant nutrition. 

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Fintech Spotlight: Nium

November 8, 2021

Founded in 2014, Nium is leading embedded fintech company that provides banks, payment providers and businesses with access to global payment services via one API.

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Edtech Spotlight: Ruangguru

November 8, 2021

Founded in 2014, Ruangguru is a leading edtech platform in Indonesia, and growing quickly in Vietnam and Thailand. The firm manages virtual classroom services, online exam platforms, subscription learning videos and private tutoring marketplaces.

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