Startup Snapshot

By Tech in Asia

Startup Snapshot is a Tech in Asia podcast that uncovers the raw emotions and roller-coaster journeys that startup founders face when trying to turn their innovative ideas into reality. Host Nathaniel Fetalvero talks to entrepreneurs and business leaders from across the region, discussing how the lessons they've picked up on their startup journey helped shape them into who they are today. Aside from Startup Snapshot, you can tune in to Deep Dive on the first Wednesday of each month, where Nat discusses the biggest headlines to hit the startup scene with the journalists who broke the stories.

  1. 1.
    Deep Dive: Why HungryGoWhere ended up being all sizzle and no steak
    20:00
  2. 2.
    Deep Dive: Gojek and Tokopedia’s merger
    26:47
  3. 3.
    Deep Dive: Grab’s investor presentation
    26:19
  4. 4.
    Deep Dive: How PatSnap joined the unicorn club
    21:18
  5. 5.
    Deep Dive: Behind Sea’s latest moves
    20:30
  6. 6.
    Deep Dive: The rising ‘buy now, pay later’ trend
    26:52
  7. 7.
    Deep Dive: How CoAssets lost its investors millions of dollars
    21:10
  8. 8.
    Deep Dive: What’s going on with India’s OTT platforms
    33:14
  1. 9.
    Deep Dive: The big deal with regulating Big Tech
    33:20
  2. 10.
    Deep Dive: Vietnam’s brutal e-wallet war
    22:46
  3. 11.
    Deep Dive: How Bangladesh got left out of Asia’s growth story
    25:20
  4. 12.
    Deep Dive: The high hopes of the cannabis tech industry
    26:33
  5. 13.
    The Weekly Snapshot: News from Gojek, Sequoia India, TikTok, and more
    12:49
  6. 14.
    The Weekly Snapshot: News from CTrip, Uber, Oyo’s Ritesh Agarwal, and more
    12:35
  7. 15.
    The Weekly Snapshot: News from Gojek, Sorabel, Ant Group, and more
    9:30
  8. 16.
    The Weekly Snapshot: News from Google, SoftBank, Wavemaker, and more
    10:50
  9. 17.
    The Weekly Snapshot: News from TikTok, Sequoia, GoGoVan, and more
    12:18
  10. 18.
    The Weekly Snapshot: News from Luckin Coffee, Grab, Pinduoduo, and more
    11:04
  11. 19.
    Deep Dive: The online food delivery industry’s problem with profitability
    24:19
  12. 20.
    The Weekly Snapshot: News from Gojek, Bukalapak, Lazada, and more
    12:51
  13. 21.
    The Weekly Snapshot: News from Grab, One Championship, Jio Platforms, and more
    11:04
  14. 22.
    Deep Dive: The cloud kitchen phenomenon
    17:40
  15. 23.
    Deep Dive: The race to become China’s top super app
    13:27
  16. 24.
    Deep Dive: An industry working to ensure Singapore doesn’t go hungry
    20:56
  17. 25.
    Deep Dive: The growing influence of the Gojek mafia
    18:32
  18. 26.
    Deep Dive: Delving into the recent layoffs among Asian startups
    26:58
  19. 27.
    Deep Dive: The Honestbee story (so far)
    23:47
  20. 28.
    Deep Dive: Is Jay-Z’s investment fund just another one in the sea of funds in Southeast Asia?
    22:24
  21. 29.
    Deep Dive: How startups are faring in the face of an epidemic
    13:16
  22. 30.
    10-year challenge: The Tech in Asia story
    1:14:26
  23. 31.
    Her first business failure sent her soul-searching abroad
    46:08
  24. 32.
    Achieving profitability after a cancelled IPO
    44:06
  25. 33.
    Lessons on market expansion from an international media business
    41:33
  26. 34.
    How bad leadership culture can ruin a business
    55:24
  27. 35.
    Pivoting in the face of an unscalable business model
    32:13
  28. 36.
    Attaining and losing a billion-dollar market cap
    31:03
  29. 37.
    How regulatory changes almost crushed this fintech startup
    31:51
  30. 38.
    What's brewing at Tech in Asia
    31:54
  31. 39.
    A business born out of a blog
    22:10
  32. 40.
    Understanding the struggles of the bike-sharing market
    20:13
  33. 41.
    Trouble in paradise: Dealing with a difficult co-founder
    18:45
  34. 42.
    Startup Snapshot
    12:19

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