Archive for January 2017

Insurance manager in your pocket – Val Yap

Almost 9 months after starting PolicyPal  – a company that helps you to organise your insurance policies in a smartphone – Founder Val Yap has grown PolicyPal to a 11-person team from 3, and helping over 8,000 users today with their insurance matters. As a rare female FinTechnopreneur, Val shares her entrepreneurship journey in this interview. Tell…

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Supercharging Savings for Millennials – Vidur Malik

As co-founder and CTO of Hektor – a nine-month-old startup that automates savings intelligently for millennials – Vidur Malik is a true-blue coding geek. He shares his experience accumulated from working in four different startups in the past three-and-a-half years. Tell me a little bit about yourself. I’m originally from India, went to Brown University in…

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Let’s Talk Lending – Eddie Lee

3 years after pioneering peer-to-peer lending in Singapore, New Union Pte Ltd – a company that provides alternative funding source for SMEs – crosses the billion dollar mark in funding facilitation. Eddie Lee, co-founder and Group CEO, shares an inspiring entrepreneurship journey in this interview. Tell me a little bit about yourself. I have been an entrepreneur…

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Innovating Business Payments – Anson Zeall

B2B payments using blockchain is one of the coolest area in FinTech and Anson Zeall, founder of CoinPip – a company that is innovating business payments – is ready for it. Tell me a little bit about yourself. I am chairman of ACCESS, Singapore’s Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Industry Association and a committee member of the…

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Brave New Bond – Rahul Banerjee

As founder of Bondevalue Pte Ltd — a company that is bringing transparency to bonds — Rahul Banerjee is completing a year of his FinTech venture. In this interview, he shares lessons learned during his ongoing entrepreneur journey. Tell me a little about yourself I grew up in India, my father was an Air Force…

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