Podcast: The Fund Investing in the Plaid, Stripe and Klarna of Southeast Asia
June 21, 2021
Herston Elton Powers, Managing Partner of 1982 Ventures joined Kunal Thakur on the Geeks of The Valley podcast to share his experience building the leading seed stage fund investing in fintech in Southeast Asia.
He discusses why Southeast Asia fintech is the key venture capital investment opportunity, recent investments and portfolio developments and how 1982 Ventures provides access to this fast growing asset class to investors and corporates.
Build a fund that the best founders want to work with to transform financial services in Southeast asia.
Our investments include Southeast Asian Open Banking API Platform Brick, Vietnam’s leading Buy Now, Pay Later Fundiin, Vietnam’s Rent-to-Own Home Financing app Homebase (YC W21), Vietnam-based digital investment platform Infina, Indonesia’s first Earned Wage Access platform Wagely. 1982 Ventures is investing in and supporting the best founders to positively impact the future of financial services in Southeast Asia.