Nov 18, 2013

Telkom in pact with 8Share, introduces startup to Indonesia

Telkom has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Social Rewards Service, 8Share, via the Telkom Market Bridge programme, which plans to connect new products and services to Indonesian users via Telkom’s marketing channels.


Oct 10, 2013

Catcha Media completes subsidiaries merger with Says; forms Rev Asia

Following the completion of the merger between Catcha Media Berhad’s subsidiaries and Says Sdn Bhd on October 8, 2013, a new company, Rev Media Equity Holdings Sdn Bhd (Rev Asia), has been formed.


May 22, 2013

Catcha-Says merger to change digital advertising game

Start of consolidation wave? Youth Asia, parent company of Says, is an investee of Teak Capital, a technology-focused venture capital management corporation. Teak Capital managing director Chok Kwee Bee tells DNA that the merger was an opportunity to take Says "to the next level."


May 17, 2013

Week in Review: All about founders, or the ideas?

THIS was yet another week when startups dominated the news. On the funding side, Digital News Asia (DNA) was happy to break the news that received venture funding in the low single-digit millions from Teak Capital Sdn Bhd. Helmed by Edwin Tay and Dr Sivapalan Vivekarajah, the startup plans to ramp up its regional rollout with the help of the cash infusion.


May 13, 2013

EasyUni gets funding from Teak Capital

IT is a myth that people go to the university of their dreams. Those lucky enough to go, end up choosing one which closest fits their parents’ budget and which has a decent course of study that the student wants to pursue.


Apr 22, 2013

Joel Neoh’s meteoric rise in Groupon: What now?

THE interview started with me taking a playful dig at Groupon’s share price as it stood then in late January. "Ouch," laughed Joel Neoh. Fast forward to today and Groupon is still without a chief executive officer after the Board fired founder Andrew Mason in February over the company’s poor financial performance.


Apr 12, 2013

Aemulus: 'Where miracles happen all the time'

NG Sang Beng professes to be surprised at the success Aemulus Sdn Bhd has had in the testing space of the semiconductor world. “It is very rare to find small companies like us in a space dominated by big players,” he says of the company he launched in 2005.


June 18, 2011

A place for ACE?

IN an efficient stock market environment, a company's share price would generally be driven by its core fundamentals such as its financial performance and outlook, business prospects and management quality. But in reality, there's really no clean-cut equation that could perfectly explain the “buy and sell” forces that ultimately determine the movement of a company's share price.


Nov 09, 2010

Teak Capital MAD Techventures

Teak Capital MAD Techventures deck, as presented by Ms Chok.


Jun 25, 2010

Working with entrepreneurs

Chok Kwee Bee, Managing Director at Teak Capital, talks about the challenges working with entrepreneurs, and what she looks for when making investments.


Apr 25, 2010

TeAM T3 get-together with Chok Kwee Bee of Teak Capital