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MOVE FAST AND BUILD THINGS
SOUTHEAST ASIA’S PRE-EMINENT VENTURE BUILDER
  • Venture Capital Vietnam
WE CREATE VALUE BY
BUILDING AND INVESTING

Inspire is a US$25 million partner-funded venture builder and investor with a broad Southeast Asian footprint in Thailand, Indonesia, and Vietnam.

Our Venture Labs Group is a venture builder that creates, launches, and operates businesses that solve real problems and fill unique value-chain gaps faced by Southeast Asia businesses and consumers. We develop in-house with our committed technology team and focus heavily on partnering with exceptional managers who are also astute local executors.

Our Venture Capital Group invests in early stage and high growth businesses that are scaling proven, and sometimes novel, business models in the Southeast Asia markets with a strong emphasis on localization.

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VENTURE LABS

  • ASEAN / Southeast Asia regional focus
  • Opportunistic sector and vertical focus
  • Committed in-house technology development
  • New business creator, developer, launcher, operator
  • Co-founder and operating partner for startups expanding to Asia
  • Average investment size of US$1 – 2 million

VENTURE CAPITAL

  • ASEAN / Southeast Asia regional focus
  • Opportunistic sector and vertical focus
  • Primarily a minority equity financial investor
  • Mid-seed, late-seed, series A and later stages
  • Average investment size US$500,000
  • Capable of leading and co-investing
IN-HOUSE TECH DEV IS OUR
KEY TO VENTURE BUILDING

Inspire’s dedicated in-house technology and development center is located in the heart of Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Here our experienced and passionate team of technology experts act as Inspire’s production line for building prototypes, MVPs and continual enhancements of products on behalf of our Venture Labs Group and its portfolio of start-ups.

Using technology in imaginative ways to solve problems is at the core of Inspire’s development philosophy. Inspire’s technology capabilities include, but are not limited to, native mobile and web app development, API backend architecture, and 24/7 system operations. By combine strong technology with agile and collaborative development methods, our cross-functional teams are able to work closely to share ideas and develop exciting products.

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OUR BROAD SOUTHEAST ASIA FOOTPRINT
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OUR PORTFOLIO COMPANIES CHAMPION
ENABLES OUR CAPITAL AND LABS BUSINESSES
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    Deliveree is mobile and web app that connects customers with transporters to move anything from a few boxes up to a full truckload in key metro areas across SE Asia. The real-time platform allows customers to enter bookings and then be matched to a transporter who arrives within a specified time.
    Go To SiteInspire and Ardent Capital are the founders and operators of Deliveree and are rolling out the business in SE Asia.
  • promandate
    Promandate is a professional services marketplace in a web app. Aimed at small and medium sized businesses, Promandate allows you to find, reference, hire, and manage high quality and reputable service providers for professional projects including categories such as accounting and tax advisory, legal advisory, IT consultancy and support, and design, web, and branding projects.
    Go To SiteInspire is the founder and operator of Promandate which is currently soft launched in Thailand.
  • tapsey
    Tapsey is a personal services marketplace in a mobile app. Aimed at consumers, Tapsey helps you find the right local service providers to complete tasks and projects that are common in everyday life. Tapsey’s wide range of service providers includes but it not limited to handymen, domestic helpers, tutors, photographers, and even make-up and hair stylists.
    Go To SiteInspire is the founder and operator of Tapsey which is currently beta launched in Thailand.
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    SuperAwesome Asia brings the world’s largest digital children’s ad platform to Southeast Asia. SuperAwesome Asia is a kid-safe, compliant marketing platform to help brands reach today’s generation of Asian children across mobile, web, and online video with 60 million monthly active users in ASEAN.
    Go To SiteInspire is the JV partner and operator of SuperAwesome Asia and is rolling out the business in SE Asia.
  • acommerce
    aCommerce is a full service end-to-end E-commerce solutions provider for retailers, brands, and manufacturers in Southeast Asia. The Company’s mission is to grow their clients’ businesses by focusing on enhancing every touch point between the brand and their customers. aCommerce provides flexible solutions, detailed processes & operations, innovative technology, performance-based marketing, and most importantly a deep passion for fixing hard problems.
    Go To SiteInspire lead the Series A in June 2014 and holds a position on the Board of Directors.
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    Page365 is Thailand's leading social commerce platform offering seller tools including CRM, transaction facilitation, and data analytics for Facebook merchants. Through partnerships, Page365 also offers its merchants a payment gateway and fulfillment services. Page365 has served over 3 million customers since inception.
    Go To SiteInspire lead an institutional seed equity round with Galaxy Ventures in October 2014 and holds a position on the Board of Directors.
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    SuperAwesome is the world largest marketing platform for kids with 250 million monthly active users across mobile, web, and online video. SuperAwesome delivers safe, effective advertising and real-time insights into the most important audience vertical on the planet.
    Go To SiteInspire was the key institutional investor in the seed round in October 2014.
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    ILA is Vietnam's leading English language education and training company. In 2014, the Company educated more than 45,000 students at its 20 centers across Vietnam. In addition to English training, ILA offers a broad range of educational programs including international test prep, teacher and corporate training, and overseas study placement. ILA is rated as a Platinum Centre by the University of Cambridge, a distinction given to only 67 education centres Worldwide.
    Go To SiteInspire holds founders' common shares and holds a position on the Board of Directors.

Find Us

BANGKOK

Inspire Ventures Thailand
SSP Tower 1, 22/F, Unit 62-63
555 Sukhumvit Soi 63 (Ekamai)
Khlong Tan Nuea, Wattana
Bangkok 10110, Thailand

T: +662 107 2027
M: https://goo.gl/maps/0R0UR

www.inspireventures.com
info@inspireventures.com

JAKARTA

Inspire Ventures Indonesia
Gedung Inti Sentra G/F
Jalan Taman Kemang No 32A
Jakarta Selatan
DKI Jakarta 12730, Indonesia

T: +62 813 1662 7350
M: https://goo.gl/maps/BhcsJ

HO CHI MINH CITY

Inspire Ventures Vietnam
8/F Perfect NDT Building
150 bis Le Thi Hong Gam
Cau Ong Lanh Ward, District 1
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

T: +848 6299 0527
M: https://goo.gl/maps/UkjRoz5hcw52