Search

After Grab, Here's the Second Decacorn in Southeast Asia

After Grab, Here's the Second Decacorn in Southeast Asia

Indonesia's ride-hailing service Gojek finally reaches Decacorn status (companies valued over $10 billion) after its valuation hit US$10 billion, according to research institution CB Insights. Previously, Gojek had secured capital injections from some heavyweight investors which includes Google, Tencent Holdings, Temasek Holdings, Astra International and Meituan Dianping. 

Gojek gathered capital injection of $1.5 billion from a number of investors in 2018 and $1 billion in the first quarter of 2019. 

In the  The Global Unicorn Club (Current Private Companies Valued At $1B+), Gojek ranks 19th below its regional rival Grab at #13th, which became a Decacorn in February 2019. 

These are Southeast Asian companies in the The Global Unicorn Club:

Global rank Company Value ($ billion) Country Industry
13 Grab 11 Singapore On-Demand
19 Gojek 10 Indonesia On-Demand
26 Tokopedia 7 Indonesia Marketplace
107 Traveloka 2 Indonesia TravelTech
290 Revolution Precafted 1 Philippines Construction Tech
293 Bukalapak 1 Indonesia Marketplace
Akhyari Hananto

I began my career in the banking industry in 1997, and stayed approx 6 years in it. This industry boost his knowledge about the economic condition in Indonesia, both macro and micro, and how to More understand it. My banking career continued in Yogyakarta when I joined in a program funded by the Asian Development Bank (ADB),as the coordinator for a program aimed to help improve the quality of learning and teaching process in private universities in Yogyakarta. When the earthquake stroke Yogyakarta, I chose to join an international NGO working in the area of ?disaster response and management, which allows me to help rebuild the city, as well as other disaster-stricken area in Indonesia. I went on to become the coordinator for emergency response in the Asia Pacific region. Then I was assigned for 1 year in Cambodia, as a country coordinator mostly to deliver developmental programs (water and sanitation, education, livelihood). In 2009, he continued his career as a protocol and HR officer at the U.S. Consulate General in Surabaya, and two years later I joined the Political and Economic Section until now, where i have to deal with extensive range of people and government officials, as well as private and government institution troughout eastern Indonesia. I am the founder and Editor-in-Chief in Good News From Indonesia (GNFI), a growing and influential social media movement, and was selected as one of The Most Influential Netizen 2011 by The Marketeers magazine. I also wrote a book on "Fundamentals of Disaster Management in 2007"?, "Good News From Indonesia : Beragam Prestasi Anak Bangsa di dunia"? which was luanched in August 2013, and "Indonesia Bersyukur"? which is launched in Sept 2013. In 2014, 3 books were released in which i was one of the writer; "Indonesia Pelangi Dunia"?, "Indonesia The Untold Stories"? and "Growing! Meretas Jalan Kejayaan" I give lectures to students in lectures nationwide, sharing on full range of issues, from economy, to diplomacy Less
View all posts

Terima kasih telah membaca sampai di sini