SINGAPORE NATIONAL FINALISTS

Best Accelerator or Incubator Program

Accelerating Asia

Accelerating Asia is an accelerator VC fund focusing on pre-Series A startups that are 6 to 18 months away from institutional funding. It invests up to S$200,000 in pre-Series A startups, with a portfolio from over 10 countries in SEA and South Asia.

Antler

Antler is a global early-stage VC enabling and investing in the world’s most exceptional people, founded by a team of experienced entrepreneurs, investors and company builders. We have offices across six continents and most major entrepreneurial hubs.

Aurelia Ventures

Aurelia Ventures is an equity-free accelerator that supports tech-entrepreneurs worldwide with access to mentors, industry experts and perks & benefits worth $650,000+.

Best Coworking Space

LEVEL3

A unique coworking and events space connected to Unilever’s regional headquarters at Mapletree Business City, Singapore, LEVEL3 brings together startups, corporates, and ecosystem partners to drive innovation and create new partnerships that deliver meaningful business impact.

Best Newcomer

Kalpha

Kalpha is a peer-to-peer education ecosystem where individuals can connect and meetup to learn/share all forms of skills, knowledge and experiences on a 1-on-1 basis.

RealVantage

RealVantage is the leading real estate co-investment platform in Asia! Opportunities are carefully vetted by a team of highly experienced real estate professionals. Users gain access to excellent real estate deals and build a diversified global, high performing portfolio.

Sealed Network

Sealed is the first Southeast Asia-focused expert network, connecting the region’s top minds with organisations across the globe. We are proudly headquartered in Singapore and pride ourselves in our highly localised network and partnerships.

Soqqle

The Soqqle app is like a ‘private’ social app but purpose-fit for Education. Students upload pictures or videos as part of their task assignments. It’s asynchronous (offline learning) – and also has a web live analytics/dashboard so you can view student progress all in one place.

WiV Technology

The WiV Technology uses advanced blockchain technology to create a token with full provenance, trade and storage history for every unique asset that’s on the system.

Best Virtual Teamwork Solution

Workspacing

Reimagining Business

Ecosystem Hero of the Year

Felix Kues

Aurelia Ventures is an equity-free accelerator that supports tech-entrepreneurs worldwide with access to mentors, industry experts and perks & benefits worth $650,000+.

Kihoko Tokue

Founder of the Year

Drew Calin

We’re digitizing outsource services through marketplace and SaaS solutions. One platform in which you can source, transact, and manage outsourced projects.

Magnus Grimeland

Antler is a global early-stage venture capital firm that builds and invests in the defining technology companies of tomorrow. Antler has invested in and helped build over 250 companies. Of these companies, 40% have at least one female co-founder, and represent 70 nationalities.

Kelvin Teo

Funding Societies | Modalku is the largest SME digital financing platform in Southeast Asia. It provides business financing to small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), which is crowdfunded by individual and institutional investors.

Aung Kyaw Moe

2C2P is a full-suite payments platform helping global enterprises securely accept payments across online, mobile and offline channels, as well as providing issuing, payout, remittance and digital goods services.

Investor of the Year

Cocoon Capital

Cocoon Capital is a Singapore-based venture capital firm focusing on early-stage digital companies across Southeast Asia. It invests at series A and B in B2B businesses such as SaaS, e-commerce, agritech, medtech and fintech.

Insignia Ventures Partners

Insignia Ventures Partners is an award-winning early-stage technology venture capital firm dedicated to growing the most influential technology companies in Southeast Asia since 2017. We manage capital from premier institutional investors from Asia, Europe and North America.

James Tan

Quest Ventures is a top venture capital fund for Asia.

Startup of the Year

CredoLab

CredoLab develops alternative credit scores based on mobile and web-behavioural data to help lenders make better credit decisions. We strive to make loans accessible to everyone and improve the lives of people who are otherwise left out by traditional banking processes.

Funding Societies Pte Ltd

Funding Societies | Modalku is the largest SME digital financing platform in Southeast Asia. It provides business financing to small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), which is crowdfunded by individual and institutional investors.

RealVantage

RealVantage is the leading real estate co-investment platform in Asia! Opportunities are carefully vetted by a team of highly experienced real estate professionals. Users gain access to excellent real estate deals and build a diversified global, high performing portfolio.

Kobe Global Technologies

Kobe is an award-winning agency that specialises in influencer marketing. We have a strong global reach of influencers and stand out by utilising a patented, proprietary Artificial Intelligence platform to pair clients with the optimal influencers for their brand.