BOOM21 DisruptorS

100++ SUBMISSIONS

6 COUNTRIES ACROSS SEA

MULTIPLE VERTICLES IN TECH

 

From mid December 2020 until February 2021, we received a total of over 100 amazing submissions for our very first BOOM21 list. Created to highlight and showcase the best disruptors in Southeast Asia whose innovations have impacted change, especially during the pandemic, we hope that these shortlisted nominees will inspire you as they did us. 

 

The BOOM21 Disruptors consist of both standalone nominees and joint nominees, hailing from countries across the region including Malaysia, Singapore, the Philippines, Myanmar, Indonesia and Thailand. Their combined expertise cover many verticals in tech, such as logistics, healthcare, finance, ecommerce and more. After much thorough evaluation, the Wild Digital team alongside our panel of W!ld Rockstar judges have finally narrowed down the shortlist to the top 21 entries!!! 

 

The nominees' disruptive innovations within the tech ecosystem have earned them a spot on Wild Digital's inaunugural BOOM21 list, and here, we proudly present to you... the BOOM 21 Disruptors!

 

 

AMRA NAIDOO
Co-Founder & General Partner [Joint Nominee]

Accelerating Asia

Specialisation: Venture Capital
Country: Singapore

CRAIG DIXON
Co-Founder & General Partner [Joint Nominee]

Accelerating Asia

Specialisation: Venture Capital
Country: Singapore

 

KAREN CHAN
CEO

airasia.com

Specialisation: Mobile, Ecommerce, Travel
Country: Malaysia

 

NICKO WIDJAJA
CEO

BRI Ventures

Specialisation: Venture Capital
Country: Indonesia 

 

RACHMAT KAIMUDDIN
CEO

Bukalapak

Specialisation: Marketplace, Ecommerce
Country: Indonesia

 

MELATI WIJSEN
Co-Founder [Joint Nominee]

 Bye Bye Plastic Bags, Youthtopia

Specialisation: Youth Empowerment
Country: Indonesia

 

ISABEL WIJSEN
Co-Founder [Joint Nominee]

Bye Bye Plastic Bags, Youthtopia

Specialisation: Youth Empowerment
Country: Indonesia

 

ERIC CHENG
Co-Founder & Group CEO [Joint Nominee]

Carsome

Specialisation: Used Car Marketplace
Country: Malaysia

 

JIUN EE TEOH
Co-Founder, Carsome | Director, Carsome Academy [Joint Nominee]

Carsome

Specialisation: Used Car Marketplace
Country: Malaysia

 

HAZWAN NAJIB
Co-Founder

DoctorOnCall

Specialisation: Digital Health
Country: Malaysia

 

KEE SIAK CHAN
Founder & CEO

Exabytes

Specialisation: Web Hosting Provider
Country: Malaysia

 

ANDRE SOELISTYO
Co-CEO [Joint Nominee]

Gojek

Specialisation: Ride-hailing, Fintech, Mobile
Country: Indonesia

 

KEVIN ALUWI
Co-CEO [Joint Nominee]

Gojek

Specialisation: Ride-hailing, Ecommerce, Mobile
Country: Indonesia

 

CHERYL GOH
Founding CMO

Grab

Specialisation: Mobile, Ecommerce, Ride-hailing
Country: Malaysia

 

RUSSELL COHEN
Group Managing Director of Operations

Grab

Specialisation: Mobile, Ecommerce, Ride-hailing
Country: Singapor

 

JONATHAN SUDHARTA
Co-Founder & CEO [Joint Nominee]

Halodoc

Specialisation: Digital Health
Country: Indonesia

 

DODDY LUKITO
Co-Founder & Chief Business Officer [Joint Nominee]

Halodoc

Specialisation: Digital Health
Country: Indonesia

 

RAUNAK MEHTA
Chief Commercial Officer

Igloo

Specialisation: Insurtech
Country: Singapore

 

MIMI WU
Co-Founder & CEO  [Joint Nominee]

Myanmar Recycles

Specialisation: Waste Management
Country: Myanmar

 

HENRY COX
Co-Founder & COO [Joint Nominee]

Myanmar Recycles

Specialisation: Waste Management
Country: Myanmar

 

KEITH ONG
Co-Founder [Joint Nominee]

RealVantage

Specialisation: Real Estate, Co-Investment Platform
Country: Singapore

 

MAO CHING FOO
Co-Founder [Joint Nominee]

RealVantage

Specialisation: Real Estate, Co-Investment Platform
Country: Singapore

SUPACHAI PARCHARIYANON
Co-Founder & CEO

RISE

Specialisation: Corporate Innovation
Country: Thailand

 

JENG YANG CHIA
Principal

Saison Capital

Specialisation: Venture Capital
Country: Singapore

 

BUDI HANDOKO
Co-Founder

Shipper

Specialisation: Logistics
Country: Indonesia

 

WAI HONG FONG
Co-Founder & CEO

StoreHub

Specialisation: Omnichannel, Inventory Management
Country: Malaysia

DUSTIN JEFFERSON S. ONGHANSENG
Co-Founder & CEO

uHoo

Specialisation: Consumer Tech, Real Estate
Country: Singapore

 

CAECILIA CHU
Co-Founder & CEO

YouTrip

Specialisation: Fintech, Multi-Currency Mobile Wallet
Country: Singapore