Press in 2014

Awareness in all our geographies

We are frequently mentioned in international media, and invited to share our thoughts at well-regarded events across the globe. Our companies get extensive coverage.

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techinasia logo5 reasons Indonesia should use China as an ecommerce blueprint
Tech In Asia
2014 Dec 01

Managing partner at QuestVC, James Tan discusses how Indonesia can learn from developed startup ecosystems overseas at the Startup Asia Jakarta 2014. More

techinasia logoSingapore’s Carousell raises $6M, gets Sequoia as new investor, squashes competition
Tech In Asia
2014 Nov 27

Carousell has raised a series A round worth US$6 million led by prominent venture capital firm Sequoia Capital and investment will be used for expansion into Malaysia, Indonesia, and Taiwan. Early investors include QuestVC and NUS Enterprise. More

startupasiajakartasiliconvalleyStartupAsia Jakarta Highlights of Day 1
Tech In Asia
2014 Nov 26

At Startup Asia Jakarta, managing partner James Tan takes the stage with Rebright Partners and Silicon Valley Asia Technology Alliance.

James Tan said “China is unique but closed” in terms of language and the prohibitions put on the market. But the unique Chinese landscape still holds lessons for Indonesia in terms of localization, as seen with the local success of firms like Alibaba and Baidu. More

techinasia logoShould Indonesian founders be taking their cues from Silicon Valley? (#StartupAsia preview)
Tech In Asia
2014 Nov 24

Managing partner of QuestVC, James Tan, founder of the Silicon Valley Asia Technology Alliance, Sonita Lontoh and founding partner of Rebright Partners venture capital firm, Takeshi Ebihara, will take the stage to discuss the Indonesia tech ecosystem. More

dbsbanklogoQuestVC joins DBS BusinessClass’ panel of advisors
DBS Bank
2014 Oct 07

DBS launches programme to help start-ups and SMEs grow their business and network across Asia. Start-ups and SMEs can now seek business advice and opportunities across Asia with DBS BusinessClass.

Lim Chu Chong, Head of SME Banking, DBS Bank said, “… fast-growing SMEs need help connecting with investors and experts when they are scaling up their business… we hope to help SME owners build social capital and sharpen their competitive edge.” More

journal dunet logoE-commerce en Chine : les spécificités de ce marché en fort développement
Journal Dunet
2014 Mar 20

En Chine, le passage au numérique des secteurs traditionnels continue de manière implacable. Ce qui est hors ligne va passer en ligne. Ce n’est qu’une question de temps. More

about 3200x1000Innovation in E-Commerce
EN Ecommerce 1to1
2014 Mar 20

QuestVC participates in Ecommerce one to one, sharing the stage with Accel Partners to discuss international e-commerce trends. As the only representative from Asia at the event, managing partner James Tan described the fast-moving landscape in Asia and the challenges and opportunities available. More

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