The New Equation for Southeast Asia Technology

Topic
Venture Capital        

"Southeast Asia is a region at a crossroads, one that is deeply interconnected to the rest of the
world while at the same time incredibly resilient to global macroeconomic uncertainty and
turmoil. The trade war between the U.S. and China and the chaos of the E.U. navigating a
contentious Brexit leaves a vacuum to be exploited. Can the economies of Southeast Asia step
up and exploit it? With the region’s governments adopting tech-friendly policies and
approaches, and its mobile-savvy populations integrating new technologies and business
models into daily lives, they are certainly poised to give it a try. Let’s explore the ambitious new
sectors emerging to drive regional growth, the region’s evolving market dynamics, and the role
of technology and venture capital in promoting to societal development."