Why Southeast Asia is great for your angel investments

Fundraising backed by venture capitalists, private equity funds, and corporate investors is reaching record levels in SEA.

Southeast Asia (SEA) is home to four of seven of the world’s highest-performing emerging economies: Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, and Thailand.

According to McKinsey: GDP per capita for these countries has grown at least 3.5 per cent per annum since 1965. More recently (since 2000) we should include Vietnam and Myanmar to this list with an average GDP per capita growth of seven per cent and over the past eight years, the Philippines has also exceeded the yearly GDP growth per capita by 3.5 per cent.