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Top 11 Startups Founded in Thailand

Thailand is home to hundreds of startups and you can find the 11 best ones in this article.

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In terms of entrepreneurship and business, Thailand has evolved into one of the top emerging countries in the world.

Hundreds of startup companies have been founded there in the last years, many of which are enjoying incredible success.

We've compiled a list with the 11 most successful ones.


11 Startups in Thailand

1) Flash Express

1) Flash Express

Flash Express is a logistics and transportation firm that provides door-to-door pickup and delivery.

Details of the startup:

  • City: Bangkok
  • Started in: 2017
  • Founders: Di Weijie, Komsan Lee
  • Industries: Courier Service, Delivery Service, E-Commerce, Freight Service, Logistics, Transportation
  • Number of employees: 10001+
  • Funding amount: $350,000,000
  • Number of funding rounds: 3
  • Number of investors: 10

You can find their website here.

2) Pomelo Fashion

2) Pomelo Fashion

Pomelo is a contemporary fashion label with a unique sense of style and an unbeatable pricing.

Details of the startup:

  • City: Bangkok
  • Started in: 2013
  • Founders: Casey Liang, David Jou
  • Industries: E-Commerce, Fashion, Women's
  • Number of employees: 101-250
  • Funding amount: $83,600,000
  • Number of funding rounds: 6
  • Number of investors: 18

You can find their website here.

3) aCommerce

3) aCommerce

aCommerce is an e-Commerce enabler that offers brands complete end-to-end solutions.

Details of the startup:

  • City: Bangkok
  • Started in: 2013
  • Founders: Paul Srivorakul, Peter Kopitz
  • Industries: E-Commerce, Information Technology, Internet, Logistics
  • Number of employees: 501-1000
  • Funding amount: $118,800,000
  • Number of funding rounds: 8
  • Number of investors: 16

You can find their website here.

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4) Omise

4) Omise

Omise is an online payment platform that allows businesses to take payments over the internet in a simple and safe manner.

Details of the startup:

  • City: Bangkok
  • Started in: 2013
  • Founders: Ezra Don Harinsut, Jun Hasegawa
  • Industries: Financial Services, FinTech, Mobile Payments, Payments
  • Number of employees: 251-500
  • Funding amount: $100,400,000
  • Number of funding rounds: 8
  • Number of investors: 21

You can find their website here.

5) Eatigo

5) Eatigo

Eatigo is a Southeast Asian web platform that provides an application for online restaurant reservations.

Details of the startup:

  • City: Bangkok
  • Started in: 2013
  • Founders: Judy Tan, Michael Cluzel, Pumin Yuvacharuskul, Siddhanta Kothari
  • Industries: Apps, E-Commerce, Food and Beverage, Reservations, Restaurants
  • Number of employees: 51-100
  • Funding amount: $25,500,000
  • Number of funding rounds: 3
  • Number of investors: 1

You can find their website here.

6) FoodStory

6) FoodStory

From farm to fork, FoodStory is a comprehensive restaurant management software.

Details of the startup:

  • City: Bangkok
  • Started in: 2012
  • Founders: Chawin Supawong, Thagoon Chartsutipol
  • Industries: Food Delivery, Management Information Systems, Point of Sale, Restaurants
  • Number of employees: 51-100
  • Funding amount: $1,000,000
  • Number of funding rounds: 2
  • Number of investors: 3

You can find their website here.

7) Band Protocol

7) Band Protocol

Connecting smart contracts to external data and APIs via a decentralized cross-chain data oracle

Details of the startup:

  • City: Ban Khlong Tan
  • Started in: 2017
  • Founders: Paul Nattapatsiri, Soravis Srinawakoon, Sorawit Suriyakarn
  • Industries: Computer, Software
  • Number of employees: 11-50
  • Funding amount: $7,850,000
  • Number of funding rounds: 4
  • Number of investors: 10

You can find their website here.

8) AppMan

8) AppMan

AppMan is a leading insurtech for life insurance in Thailand and the Asian market, offering technologies to improve sales experience.

Details of the startup:

  • City: Huai Khwang
  • Started in: 2011
  • Founders: Amarit Franssen, Nuttapon Kongkitimanon, Pak Rattidham, Thanapoom Chareonsiri
  • Industries: Apps, Auto Insurance, FinTech, Health Insurance, Insurance, InsurTech, Life Insurance, Sales, Sales Automation, Software
  • Number of employees: 101-250
  • Funding amount: THB139,000,000
  • Number of funding rounds: 1
  • Number of investors: 5

You can find their website here.

9) Aviasales

9) Aviasales

Aviasales.ru is a website that allows you to look for airline tickets online.

Details of the startup:

  • City: Phuket
  • Started in: 2007
  • Founders: Konstantin Kalinov
  • Industries: Hospitality, Tourism, Transportation, Travel
  • Number of employees: 251-500
  • Funding amount: $10,000,000
  • Number of funding rounds: 1
  • Number of investors: 1

You can find their website here.

10) Line Man

10) Line Man

Line Man is an all-in-one assistant software that provides professional services to help you with your daily tasks.

Details of the startup:

  • City: Phuket
  • Started in: 2016
  • Industries: Delivery Service, Food Delivery, Taxi Service
  • Number of employees: 51-100
  • Funding amount: $110,000,000
  • Number of funding rounds: 1
  • Number of investors: 1

You can find their website here.

11) Fastwork

11) Fastwork

Fastwork is the largest professional freelancing platform in Southeast Asia.

Details of the startup:

  • City: Bangkok
  • Started in: 2015
  • Founders: Apon Palanuwech, Ben Vibhagool, Jerd Phichitkul, Vasa Iamsuri
  • Industries: Crowdsourcing, Enterprise Software, Freelance, Outsourcing
  • Number of employees: 51-100
  • Funding amount: $5,505,000
  • Number of funding rounds: 4
  • Number of investors: 9

You can find their website here.

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