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Grab acquires Uber Southeast Asia

26 March 2018

The largest-ever deal of its kind in Southeast Asia was announced by Grab today: its acquisition of Uber’s SEA operations. The announcement comes after 5 years since Uber’s entrance in to SEA in early 2013. Grab will integrate Uber’s ridesharing and food delivery business in the region into its existing multi-modal transportation and fintech platform. […]

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Grab begins partnership with Singapore Airlines

03 October 2017

The world’s most awarded airlines, Singapore Airlines (SIA) and ride-hailing and payments platform Grab, have introduced a partnership, which integrates their mobile apps to offer enhanced convenience when travelling to the airports in six countries across Southeast Asia, including Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam. In a statement from Mr Jason Thompson, Head […]

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Grab receives the Future Business Luminary Award

31 March 2016

At ChannelNewsAsia’s latest Luminary Awards, Grab was presented with the Future Business Luminary Award. The awards ceremony credited Grab with growing from a taxi booking app to becoming a comprehensive mobile transportation service. Congrats to Anthony and team! Anthony took the opportunity to remark on the lack of engineering and data scientists in the region […]

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The case for Grab

08 March 2016

As the only series A investor in Grab (formerly GrabTaxi), we’d like to take a look at what makes this company so unique, and why we would bet on Grab again, if we had the chance. Of course, we’re biased, but we think there’s much to be said for the model that Anthony Tan and […]

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