Agorize is the leading platform for open innovation challenges, connecting and creating new synergies between businesses and key players in innovation: startups, students, developers and employees. Launched in 2011, the company has expanded to six locations across the globe and organised 1,000 programs helping companies including Microsoft, the UN, Enterprise Singapore, LVMH, and Amazon disrupt and innovate within their industries together with a network of 5 million innovators worldwide.
Airwallex is a cross-border payments FinTech unicorn headquartered in Hong Kong. Their business account provides a cheaper and easier way to manage money globally. Airwallex has a fully online sign-up, with no setup or monthly fees so it's easy to try it out.
Blueprint is Swire Properties' premium co-working and event venue space.
Blueprint offers a range of Flexible Workspaces designed to cater for the different business needs and working realities of today’s community.
Similarly, its Event Venues have been designed to maximise flexibility and offer a spectrum of sizes, functionalities, and moods.
Brinc is an ultra hands-on hardware accelerator, manufacturing studio, and distribution company that supports physical entrepreneurship. We offer comprehensive programs tailored for IoT, connected hardware, drones, and robotics startups looking for speed, access, and the know-how to build successful companies.
DBS is a leading financial services group in Asia with a presence in 18 markets. Headquartered and listed in Singapore, DBS is in the three key Asian axes of growth: Greater China, Southeast Asia and South Asia. The bank's "AA-" and "Aa1" credit ratings are among the highest in the world.
Recognised for its global leadership, DBS has been named “World’s Best Bank” by Global Finance, “World’s Best Bank” by Euromoney and “Global Bank of the Year” by The Banker. The bank is at the forefront of leveraging digital technology to shape the future of banking, having been named “World’s Best Digital Bank” by Euromoney and the world’s “Most Innovative in Digital Banking” by The Banker. In addition, DBS has been accorded the “Safest Bank in Asia“ award by Global Finance for 13 consecutive years from 2009 to 2021.
ELLALAN (from Ella Cheong & Alan Chiu, Solicitors & Notaries)
Ella Cheong & Alan Chiu, Solicitors & Notaries (ELLALAN), started off as a young intellectual property Hong Kong boutique and have now grown to be a vibrant full-service law firm with strong focuses in the fashion and luxury, technology, entertainment and life science sectors. We also have our own intellectual property agency in Beijing to best serve our clients’ IP needs in the Greater China Region and assist Mainland China clients to handle their overseas IP work. Charles To (ELLALAN’s Head of Corporate, Commercial and Technology Group), was Tencent’s former Senior Legal Counsel and a client-oriented commercial and technology lawyer with both a science and business background, who truly understands clients’ business needs and pain points.
Eats365 started out in 2014 with one simple goal in mind: to power the future of dining. By offering more than 15 modules with open APIs and 50+ third-party solution partners, we are trusted by thousands of merchants and brands that span across 19 regions worldwide. Our cloud-based end-to-end solution is customizable, scalable and budget-conscious, enabling restaurants of all shapes and sizes to access tomorrow’s technology today!
Launched in 2015, FINNOVASIA has grown into a powerhouse in the financial tech industry. We organise FinTech events that inspire a new breed of innovators and reignite the passion of industry leaders through exhilarating hackathons, conferences and networking nights in Asia.
Ooosh Tech Lab is an Integrated Venture Capital firm focused on empowering and de-risking scalable, disruptive startups. We advise and invest in early-stage startups in any field that are focused on solving one particular untapped, inefficient problem. Our investment methodology consists of 3 unique risk-control mechanics that drive our investments and facilitate lucrative returns: "Incubator As Due Diligence", "Ooosh Growth Hackers", "If IPO is Plan A, Secondary is Plan B, We've Got Plan C".
Our line of business revolves around tech startups and the capital market, extending across Venture Capital, Startup Incubation, Coworking Spaces, M&A Advisory & Financial Consulting.
Pubrio is a business operations outsourcing services to SMEs, start-ups and entrepreneurs. Handle business-specific needs, never charge for unused time, and start using it right away. So they can focus on business growth, without the boundaries of time or knowledge.
Qupital is a trade finance platform for SMEs across the Greater China Region. At Qupital, our vision is for SMEs to gain access to quick quality capital so entrepreneurs can focus on what they love and what matters to them - growing business, instead of worrying about cash flow.
Reap is a financial platform that combines spend management software with a range of innovative payment products to orchestrate success for businesses of all shapes and sizes.
By enabling access and financial connectivity through innovation, businesses around the world use Reap to digitise their finances and make smarter spending decisions, so they can focus on growing at their potential. Reap’s flagship Visa Corporate Cards come in physical and virtual cards, and are available in credit or secured credit to fit any needs. Reap’s platform is adaptive and stays ahead of the market, with solutions such as Reap Pay, to pay large bills like rent and salary with credit cards.
SHOPLINE - Asia’s biggest smart commerce platform. SHOPLINE offers seven key services to customers including opening stores, advertising services, strategy consulting, interface design, marketing and O2O support. Till now, SHOPLINE has helped over 200,000 brands open their online stores, including well-known brands such as bla bla bra, Max Choice, Durex, Hiwalk, Lemon King, and Tso Hin Kee. As of 2019, SHOPLINE has helped merchants reach over 350 million customers.
Shopify is the leading cloud-based, multi-channel commerce platform designed for small and medium-sized businesses. Merchants can use Shopify's software to design, set up, and manage their stores across multiple sales channels, including web, mobile, social media, marketplaces, and physical retail locations. The platform also provides merchants with a powerful back-office and a single view of their business.
Startup Grind is the largest independent startup community, actively educating, inspiring, and connecting more than 2,000,000 entrepreneurs in over 600 chapters. We nurture startup ecosystems in 125+ countries through events, media, and partnerships with organizations like Google for Startups. The cornerstone of our global community are monthly events featuring successful local founders, innovators, educators and investors who share lessons learned on the road to building great companies. Founded in Silicon Valley, Startup Grind has helped millions of entrepreneurs build their businesses, connect with strategic partners, and secure funding.
Talenox is a cloud-based HR software designed to manage payroll and leave, and store precious employee details from a central location. Based in Singapore, Talenox has been nominated Best Payroll Software by HRM Asia and is partners with Asia’s leading banks.
Currently available in Singapore, Malaysia and Hong Kong, Talenox is fully integrated with Xero’s accounting software and Quickbooks Online. It also comes preset with country-specific employment regulations. Say hi to them at [email protected]!
The Headquarters cowork is an elegant, professional shared office space for startups, small or established businesses, creatives and freelancers in Hong Kong. Our space is industrial, functional and inviting with a great pricing structure and all the resources you could need, located right next to Kennedy town station. Our light-filled 500 m² of office space with natural greeneries offers all the perks for both shared work areas and private offices, venue spaces, meeting rooms, reliable fast internet, social and networking events. The Headquarters has a large, diverse and friendly business community and we offer a range of flexible workspace solution to suits yours needs.
TradeGecko provides a powerful cloud-based commerce platform for growing companies. We are at the heart of our customers’ workflows. We seamlessly manage complex workflows and scalability requirements. TradeGecko supports businesses that operate with multiple users, sales channels, warehouses, currencies and tax requirements, as well as CRM tools and integrations that are essential to business including accounting software, marketplaces, and many other tools.
TranSwap is an award-winning fintech provider that's customisable to your business needs. Grow your business with a global account that lets you pay, collect and convert better than the banks. Quick, clear and without hidden costs, set up an account with us for free to start saving now.
Votee is a consumer intelligence platform to bring brands and consumer closer. We are Asia’s first end-to-end market research company, bringing the advantages of AI to consumer-generated data and creating a new way for brands to gather, interpret, and uncover actionable insights.
WHub, Hong Kong’s startup community platform and power connector, unleashes startup’s full potential, accelerate their business through meaningful connections to the resources they need and fosters the growth of the entire ecosystem. WHub is based on 3 pillars: 1. Showcase Startups & Startup News; 2. Connect Startups with Key Players and the Community: For Recruitment, Startup and Corporate Co-Innovation Programs and Geographical Expansion to other ecosystems; 3. Educate and Empower through insights, white-papers (HK Startup Ecosystem Toolbox and FinTech White Paper) and events.
Webjoy Hong Kong is a fixed-price all-in-one web design service. For a fixed monthly fee you get a new website, hosting, personalized advice, ongoing maintenance/backups and help with the day-to-day updating of your website’s content (and more). You can choose from 3 different plans depending on how much help you need. Fastlane clients can get HKD 2000 off the first month if you use code “FASTLANE” when you get in touch.
YOOV is a fast-growing technology company headquartered in Hong Kong. They developed a reliable corporate management system, to drive digital transformation among clients from different industries and sizes. YOOV creates flexible system builder to achieve cross-functional collaboration and intelligent management.
Zegal’s vision is a world where the business of law works for everyone.
Companies that are connected to knowledge, their advisors, and use workflows to run their organisation are smarter and more profitable. Our mission is to make this the new normal for millions of businesses across the globe.
Founded in 2013, Zegal is the fastest growing LegalTech company operating across HK, SG, Australia, NZ, and the UK. Today, business users and lawyers across the globe trust Zegal’s software to solve legal problems in an affordable and efficient way.