BRAVE Southeast Asia Tech: Singapore, Indonesia, Vietnam, Thailand, Philippines & Malaysia Startups

By Jeremy Au

Be inspired by the best leaders of Southeast Asia tech. Jeremy Au is a VC, serial entrepreneur & Harvard MBA interviewing brave founders, investors & rising stars. Build the future, learn from the past & stay human in between. No B.S on success. Get transcripts, startup resources & community discussions at www.jeremyau.com. New episodes every Monday & Thursday. Looking for more guests from Indonesia, Vietnam, Thailand, Malaysia, Philippines & Singapore. Dad, hiking & tea.

  1. 1.
    Q&A: Harvard Turtle, SE Asia Talent Crunch & Immigrant’s Dilemma
    55:00
  2. 2.
    Rovik Robert on Crafting Narratives, Cancel Culture & Systems of Belonging
    49:51
  3. 3.
    Ryan Galloway on Vietnam Tech, Cultural Borders & Teaching MBAs
    59:49
  4. 4.
    Sarayu Srinivasan on Government as VC, Founder Failure and Intel Capital
    1:02:34
  5. 5.
    Poesy Liang on Learning to Walk Three Times, Malaysia Childhood and Painting Paris
    1:09:10
  6. 6.
    John Tan on Education Disruption, Angel Investing & Spirit of Learning
    54:41
  7. 7.
    Wing Vasiksiri on US vs. SE Asia VC, Mimetic Desire & Paradox Decisions
    56:43
  8. 8.
    Milan Reinartz on Founder Growth, Flipping Cars and On-The-Job CEO Learning
    52:25
  1. 9.
    Aldi Adrian Hartanto on Overcoming Family Challenges, Indonesia VC Partner & Passion to Succeed
    58:43
  2. 10.
    Robbie Crabtree on Attorney to On Deck Public Speaking, Belief Capital and Narrative Art
    1:01:44
  3. 11.
    Gregory Van on Endowus Investing Accessibility, Family Entrepreneurship & Early Days at Grab
    39:56
  4. 12.
    Janine Teo on EdTech Founder Pathing, Insatiable Curiosity & Gamifying Education From Indonesia To Beyond
    1:00:54
  5. 13.
    Melvin Sumapung on LegalTech for Marginalized Indonesians, State-Owned Enterprises, and Founder Sacrifices
    44:12
  6. 14.
    Mark Birch on The Age of Community, Gamification in Stack Overflow & Moderator Powers
    58:15
  7. 15.
    Karthik Gandhi on Engineering Leadership Styles, Feedback by Travis Kalanick, & US vs. Singapore Tech Culture
    1:14:22
  8. 16.
    Nat Wittayatanaseth on US vs. SE Asia VC, Taking Risks with Intention & Relinquishing Control
    53:09
  9. 17.
    Gorick Ng on His Bestselling Book with HBR, The Workplace's Unspoken Rules, and Career Success as Positive Sum
    1:10:43
  10. 18.
    Kei Shibata on Founding with <1% Equity, Taking Risks in Risk-Free Environments & Non-Ideal Startup Paths
    50:08
  11. 19.
    John-Simon Purcell on Startup Counterculture, Career Breaks & Standardizing Fundraising
    49:03
  12. 20.
    Shiyan Koh on Choosing Bosses, Learning Acceleration & Building Investor-Founder Trust
    39:09
  13. 21.
    Andrew Barry on Disrupting Education, Infinite Distribution & Designing Catharsis
    51:49
  14. 22.
    Youngrok Kim on Japanese Corporate Venture Capital, Korea Army in Iraq & The Owner of Indeed & Glassdoor
    44:03
  15. 23.
    Yishi Zuo on Maximising Serendipity, Expert Network Founder and Creating Optionality
    48:15
  16. 24.
    Ricky Willianto on Bootstrapping vs. VC Funding, Entrepreneurial Childhood & Asian Financial Crisis Impact on Family
    50:16
  17. 25.
    Alex Lazarow on Frontier Innovators, VC & Founder Trust and Rewriting the Rules of Silicon Valley
    34:17
  18. 26.
    Steven Tannason on Google vs. ByteDance Culture, Indonesia Zero to One & Audacity as Founder
    40:06
  19. 27.
    Sudhir Thomas Vadaketh on The Economist, Independent Commentary in Singapore and Freedom To Listen
    49:40
  20. 28.
    Jasmine Wang on AI Copywriting, Replacing vs. Augmenting Human Labor & AI Trust and Safety
    42:55
  21. 29.
    Albert Lie on Xendit's Founding Engineer, Unsexy Markets and Indonesia Startup Culture
    31:51
  22. 30.
    Jackson Aw on Solo Founders, Pop Culture Leadership & Fatherhood Stories
    34:31
  23. 31.
    Paul Veradittakit on Crypto VC, Non-Linear Pathing & Startup vs. VC Leadership
    40:24
  24. 32.
    Nick Nash on Generational Lessons, World's Greatest Injustices, and Curiosity as Growth Hack
    58:52
  25. 33.
    Ashwin Purushottam on Market Launchers vs General Managers, Launch to Profitability and Collaborating with Regulators
    44:31
  26. 34.
    Sandra Ernst on Fintech in Europe vs. SE Asia, Venture Studios & Builders and Working With Regulators
    35:29
  27. 35.
    Southeast Asia Tech: Asia Fintech Hype, Future of Buy-Now Pay-Later & Micro-Payments
    50:23
  28. 36.
    Eddy Chan on Indonesia-Only VC, SEA Turtles & Doing Less Better
    59:26
  29. 37.
    Southeast Asia Tech: Rise of Domestic Travel, Future of Work and Transformation of MICE Industry
    41:43
  30. 38.
    Brent Liang on Co-Founding with Justin Kan, Weekly Moonshots, and Vulnerability in Leadership
    1:17:49
  31. 39.
    Chris Sirisereepaph on SE Asia VC Dynamics, Thought Leadership Via Investment Thesis & Sharing Your Secret Sauce​
    45:17
  32. 40.
    Jan Gliszczynski on Brick-and-Mortar’s Knife Fight With Amazon and Omnichannel Retail
    16:40
  33. 41.
    Ryan Chew on COO Skills, Order in Chaos for Blockchain and Army vs. Startup Leadership
    30:17
  34. 42.
    Patty Smith on Perfect Job Candidates, Harvard MBA Mentorship & Nurturing Human Potential
    33:13
  35. 43.
    Southeast Asia Tech: 2021 Predictions, VC Sentiment & Post-Pandemic Recovery By Verticals
    48:55
  36. 44.
    Stefano Virgilli on Southeast Asia vs. Europe Culture, Cross-Border Communication and Surprisingly Common Touch Points
    31:06
  37. 45.
    Laura Huang on Finding Your Edge, Harvard Research on How Investors Pick Founders and Turning Adversity Into Advantage
    34:22
  38. 46.
    Jaime Ng on Founding Asia's First Podcast Advertising Platform, Leading Incumbents vs. Startups & Catalyzing Change
    38:01
  39. 47.
    Su-Ren Neo on Trusting Your Gut vs. Uncertainty, Leading Across Geographies and Sharpening Your Marketing Play
    31:23
  40. 48.
    Bryan Pham on Founding Asian Hustle Network, Beginner's Mindset and Transforming Cultural Dogma
    42:15
  41. 49.
    Southeast Asia Tech: Emerging Trends, China vs. US as North Star & Startup-Building First Principles
    46:45
  42. 50.
    Jimmy Ku on Transitioning from Founder to Executive, Leading Alongside Justin Kan, and Start-Up Myths
    40:30

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