The Straits Times
Telco start-up Circles.Life snags funding from Warburg Pincus
11 February 2020: SINGAPORE (THE BUSINESS TIMES) - Singapore-based telco start-up Circles.Life announced on Tuesday (Feb 11) it has received funding in an equity round from global private equity (PE) firm Warburg Pincus to further fund growth and for expansion in new markets. The start-up did not divulge the investment sum, but injections...
Tech In Asia
Warburg Pincus backing pushes Singapore’s Circles.Life to near-unicorn status
11 February 2020: Singapore-based mobile virtual network operator (MVNO) Circles.Life said it has received a “substantial” amount of funding from global private equity firm Warburg Pincus. The latest investment puts the company closer to unicorn status, a source familiar with the matter told Tech in Asia. Circles.Life declined to disclose the exact size of the round....
The Business Times
Digital telco startup Circles.Life bags funding from Warburg Pincus
11 February 2020: SINGAPORE-BASED telco startup Circles.Life announced Tuesday it has received funding in an equity round from global private equity (PE) firm Warburg Pincus to further fund growth and for expansion in new markets. The startup did not divulge the investment sum, but injections from growth investor Warburg Pincus typically extend to...
Circles.Life co-founder on expansion, price wars and learning eight languages
04 August 2019: In this day and age, where the world is connected through digital services with millennials being constantly glued to their phones, it can be a disaster to suffer from bad reception or slow customer service. It seems that Singapore-based telco company Circles.Life has figured out just how to take telecommunications...
The Business Times
The Peak marks its 35th year with special edition featuring young pioneers
13 July 2019: PLANTS and artificial intelligence do not make the most obvious bedfellows - unless you are Zac Toh, the founder of urban greenery specialist GWS Living Art, which provides indoor-greening solutions to high-profile destinations such as Jewel Changi Airport. All of 27 years old, Mr Toh is...
Circles.Life Users, You Can Now Book Movies And Check Showtimes On Its App
11 July 2019: Every tech firm out there seems to be building a super app. Grab for one, wants to establish itself as more than just a ride-hailing firm as it builds on its ambition to be an “everyday super app”. In April this year, Grab added trip planning, video streaming, movie and hotel...