By Virginia Cha,Jennifer Lien

This e-book is a set of expertise startup instances in Asia, advised in a story shape, to provide readers an insider view to how innovators and technopreneurs view entrepreneurial possibilities from use of expertise, how the technopreneurs increase investment to aid their imaginative and prescient, and the next courting of the technopreneurs and their traders. The booklet illustrates a number of the situations utilizing the speculation of effectuation.



The booklet is split into 4 sections: half One chronicles case reports of technopreneurs who raised capital yet had hassle with coping with the investor expectancies and courting, to the detriment of the enterprise. half chronicles case reports of technopreneurs who all started their ventures with out enterprise capital, with a few who later raised capital at a far later degree, and have been capable of go out effectively. All case stories are of expertise ventures in Asia from the mid-1990’s the place enterprise capital and entrepreneur atmosphere have been under-developed. classes discovered from a few of the case experiences are advised from a practitioner’s point of view. half 3 describes the improvement of the enterprise surroundings, in particular in Singapore, a city-state meaning to stick to the Silicon Valley version. The technopreneurs in elements I and II play the jobs of mentors/investors within the newly constructing procedure. half 4 contains new younger know-how ventures’ fund elevating dilemmas, written in a educating case structure.


The book can be utilized by practitioners and via educators for constructing a deep knowing at the problems with elevating capital for the aim of becoming the enterprise, and the trade-offs of capital from different teams of traders and their monetary phrases. it truly is necessary to younger and mid-career execs beginning a expertise enterprise in Asia.

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