- Accelerating Asia, the Singapore-based international accelerator VC targeting pre-Series A startups in the region, has announced its fifth cohort of startups today.
- The cohort features nine startups from Bangladesh, Malaysia, the Philippines, the US, and Vietnam
- The company says the Cohort 5 startups covers eight industries including fashion, e-commerce, fintech, healthtech, insurtech, and edtech.
Bangladeshi startups have been a regular presence in Accelerating Asia. For example, in last year's cohort 4, we saw 4 Bangladeshi startups out of 11. This year, out of 9 startups in cohort five, 3 are from Bangladesh. The companies are: