AppWorks was started by Jamie in 2010 to give Taiwan a push as it upgrades itself into a 21st-century digital economy and to connect Taiwan with ASEAN to form a collaborative Greater Southeast Asia ecosystem.
Today, AppWorks is the region’s leading startup accelerator and early-stage VC. Every 6 months, we invite the most talented AI / IOT, blockchain / crypto and Southeast Asia startups across the region to join AppWorks Accelerator, equipping founders spanning all walks of life with the necessary resources, mentorship, and guidance to get their ventures off the ground.
Today, the AppWorks Ecosystem stands stronger than ever, now encompassing 372 active startups and 1,288 founders. Together, AppWorks startups generate US$ 5.76 billion in annual revenues, have created 15,014 jobs and are valued at US$ 5.25 billion.
As a VC, AppWorks has US$ 170M under management. It funds 10 -15 deals a year, now owns 50 companies in its portfolio, including leading startups in GSEA like 91APP, KKDAY, ShopBack, Carousell and iChef while having 4 IPOs — NetPublishing, KuoBrothers, Mobix, and Uber.
At AppWorks, you will contribute directly to the fast-growing AppWorks Ecosystem. You will have access to AppWorks Founders and CEOs, many of whom are on their way to becoming leaders in the business community.
Team AppWorks is a group of self-starters. We manage our own time and we deliver. We work together in a great environment with abundant learning opportunities. We strive to improve and become better versions of ourselves every day. We welcome you to join the team and be our coworker.