As Southeast Asia sees an investment boom, can VCs and entrepreneurs address the challenges to sustain this trend?
Southeast Asia, is a hotbed for investments, be it impact investing or otherwise. Tech companies are attracting huge investments for establishing and scaling businesses. With the region having produced its first set of Unicorns, it has already changed investor mindset about the region.
A good combination of private equity, local venture capital funds, hedge funds, and family offices are pointing towards the right conditions for sustaining the boom. Still, there are multiple challenges to be addressed. Is the startup ecosystem ready for the challenges?