Startup Grind: iMoney & Rakuten


Startup Grind: Bruno Araujo, iMoney
When: Thu, July 24, 7pm – 10pm, 2014
Where: Makespace, Lot 1-50, SS-Two Mall, Jalan SS 2/72, Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
Admission: MYR 17
Info: Event | Venue

Bruno Araujo is Co-Founder and Chief Revenue Officer of iMoney, a financial services comparison website. He has held senior leadership positions at consumer banks such as CIMB, Citibank, Egg and RBS as well as advising on bank M&A deals. He has a strong track record in launching innovative online banking propositions and growing consumer financial services brands.

Makespace @ SS2. Photo: makespace.my



Startup Grind: Saemin Ahn, Rakuten
When: Thu, July 31, 7pm – 9pm, 2014
Where: Silicon Straits CO.LAB, 71 Ayer Rajah Crescent #06-11/12, Singapore
Admission: SGD 12
Info: Event | Venue

Saemin Ahn is the Managing Partner at Rakuten Ventures. He is responsible for leading and evaluating investments (team, product, IP, market, channels), conducting due diligence and analyzing deal structure in Asia Pacific. Prior to Rakuten Ventures, Sae was at Google for 5 years from 2009 to 2013 managing Sales and Business Development for Asia.

Silicon Straits Co Lab @ Blk71. Photo: siliconstraits.com