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Why we started Tech Circle

22 February 2016

Lately, we’ve been getting a lot of questions from founders, media, and investors about the Technopreneur Circle. “Why did you start it? What’s the point? For dealflow? Aren’t there enough coworking spaces in town already? Doesn’t Singapore have enough community builders?” and on and on. In this article, I’ll get to all these questions, but […]

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Happy Lunar New Year from the God of Fortune!

17 February 2016

In Singapore, it’s still lunar new year. The holiday is celebrated for a full 15 days every year. And according to tradition, companies are visited by the God of Fortune or lion dances. This year we got visited by the God of Fortune. Who knows, maybe it’ll be a good luck charm for our investments […]

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Housejoy acquires ‘At-home’ fitness start up Orobind

16 February 2016

Hot off the presses once again, Indian on-demand services startup Housejoy is acquiring Orobind, an at-home fitness startup. The deal comes just weeks after Housejoy acquired MyWash, one of the leading on-demand laundry services. With this second acquisition, right after their recent funding lead by Amazon, Housejoy is clearly trying to be the number one […]

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Housejoy acquires MyWash, laundry services startup

05 February 2016

Just hot off its USD$23 million fundraising lead by Amazon, with Vertex Ventures, Qualcomm and Ru-Net Technology Partners, Housejoy has acquired MyWash, an on-demand laundry services provider for an undisclosed amount. With this acquisition, MyWash and Housejoy combined are the largest laundry services provider in India. This would allow Housejoy to provide 10,000 laundry bookings […]

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