Connecting entrepreneurial ecosystems,
one emerging market
at a time
"Our job is to sense trends before anyone else. That's what early-stage venture capitalists are — the antennae of society."
Thomas G. Tsao
Founding Partner, Gobi Partners
“VCs exist to solve problems aside from financial returns, and we are making a social impact by helping talented founders realize their dreams. This is very fulfilling.”
Managing Partner, Gobi Partners China
"From the Gobi to the Kalahari, we transcend borders to do our part in building out entrepreneurial ecosystems and to champion the underserved.”
Managing Partner, Gobi Partners ASEAN
“Far from just providing funds, Gobi adds value to each of our portfolio companies — we guide them every step of the way, from term sheets to valuation, restructuring to fundraising, market expansion to network establishment.”
Managing Director, Gobi Partners ASEAN
“TaqwaTech identifies a key segment of the global population that is largely underserved; Gobi is venturing into communities that deserve attention and are ready to transform major industries.”
Managing Director, Gobi Partners Malaysia
"We saw the potential and helped set up the Alibaba Hong Kong Entrepreneurs Fund in 2016. Four years later, we have three unicorns and outstanding startups producing some of the most innovative tech solutions Asia has to offer."
Partner, Gobi Partners Hong Kong
“Resilient, open to diverse opinions & critical feedback with the ability to build for long-term sustainable growth - these are common characteristics we see in female founders. Investing in women just makes sense."
Partner, Gobi Partners ASEAN
Disrupting industries, breaking barriers, and solving pain points in emerging markets. Meet the founders in our portfolio.
Vanessa Hendriadi Li
Henry Motte Muñoz
The most interconnected Pan-Asian venture capital network. Continental perspective, local implementation.
ANNUAL REVENUE GENERATED
BY PORTFOLIO COMPANIES
EXITS IN 2018 & 2019
US$1.2 B Raised
in 2018 & 2019
We have spent years entering and connecting emerging markets, and we have gained international recognition for our accomplishments.
People's Choice VC 2020
Outstanding Female VC 2020
VC & Exit of the Year 2019
ASEAN Investor of the Year 2019
Malaysian Investor of the Year 2019
Venture Capital of the Year 2019
VC & Investor of the Year 2019
Top 30 VC Firms in China 2017
Best Venture Capital 2017
2nd Most Active VC in ASEAN 2017
Exit of the Year & Funds Raised in 2017
China’s Top 100 Best Investment Firms
Investor of the Year, Top 30 VCs
Top 10 Most Competitive VCs
A localized presence with a continental network.
Our partners in our bid to push boundaries: