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Forbes 30 under 30 Asia 2017

7 Gobi-backed startups make the list

Forbes’ Annual 30 under 30 list picks out 300 of Asia’s brightest young entrepreneurs, innovators and game changers. This year, 7 of Gobi’s portfolio companies have been honored for their work in a variety of industries: 

Consumer Technology

Glints 

Glints is a career discovery and development platform that connects employers to young job seekers.

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Social Entrepreneurs

YouthsToday

YouthsToday is a social platform help organizations engage with youth and make a difference. The mission is to fund, educate and support students and young professionals by turning their ideas into successful projects.

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Finance and Venture Capital

Airwallex

Airwallex provides users with a one-stop solution for all of their international payment needs. Invoice clients, pay suppliers and institutions can use their upcoming APIs to power the company's e-commerce platform, and instantly tap into local payment gateways (such as WeChat Pay, AliPay, and Union Pay) for all their global transactions.

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Retail & E-commerce

Travelio

Travelio is an online home rental provider for budget-minded travelers. The company provides professional management services for properties owned by individuals and developers, and helps to rent them out.

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Favful

Favful is both mobile and web based, offering beauty tips and easy barcode scanning, which allows consumers to view comprehensive product information.

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YEECHOO

YEECHOO is Asia’s leading online rental platform for fashion apparel and accessories. Based in Hong Kong, it currently serves the local market with expansion plans to Indonesia and eventually other markets in Asia.

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360FZW

360FZW is an online decoration business that provides better quality services to homeowners. They collaborate with decoration suppliers and bring them online in an integrated supply chain.

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