Startup Spotlight Series

Posted On: 17 Feb 2021

EMPEA interviewed Lynk CEO Peggy Choi about what kinds of investors are using the platform, how they are scaling knowledge as a service and expansion plans in China and North America.

Posted On: 3 Feb 2021

EMPEA spoke with Bot MD Co-Founder & CEO Dorothea Koh about how her experience working for large healthcare companies informed the need to build better information tools for doctors, the strategy behind a doctor-first model, expansion plans in Asia, and the digitization of the medical industry during the pandemic.


Posted On: 17 Feb 2021

EMPEA interviewed ELSA co-founder and CEO Vu Van about how her experience studying at Stanford inspired her to launch a better way for people to learn the English language, why Google approached her to invest, and why ELSA has its sights set on Latin America as its next market of expansion.

Posted On: 3 Feb 2021

EMPEA interviewed Carrie Chan, Co-Founder, and CEO of Avant Meats, an alt protein startup using cellular agriculture to grow premium fish, in addition to beef and other animal proteins.

Posted On: 17 Dec 2020

EMPEA spoke with Arya Co-Founder & Managing Director Prassana Rao about how Arya is driving post-harvest efficiencies and how it relates to Indian farmers during a moment of significant farmer protests.

Posted On: 19 Nov 2020

EMPEA spoke with BukuWarung Co-Founder Chinmay Chauhan about the Indonesian micro-business industry and their experience completing Y Combinator’s accelerator program earlier this year.

Posted On: 8 Oct 2020

EMPEA spoke with SparkMeter CEO Dan Schnitzer about building accessible energy grid hardware and software across Africa with only USD14m in funding, and how SparkMeter measures the impact of its technology.