Draft:Connector.id

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Connector.ID[edit]

Connector.ID
Connector.ID Logo
Type of site
Startups, Fundraising
Available inEnglish, Bahasa Indonesian
OwnerANGIN
WebsiteConnector.ID
CommercialYes
LaunchedJuly 2017 in Jakarta, Indonesia

Connector.ID [1] is an Indonesian online fundraising matching platform [1] between entrepreneurs and capital providers [2] [3]. The platform is a collaboration effort by ANGIN,Amazon Web Services, UNDP, Canada, and Badan Ekonomi Kreatif (Bekraf) [4] [1].

Connector.ID's database includes 14 categories of capital providers, including Accelerator and Incubator, Angel Investor, Bank, Competition and Award, Corporate, Crowdfunding, Family Foundation, Impact Investor, Microfinance, NGO/ Non-Profit, Peer-to-peer lending, Private Equity, Public/ Government, and Venture Capitalist [1] [3] [5].

History[edit]

Connector.ID was launched in July 2017 [6], at the International Indonesia Forum [7].

ANGIN, the main developer of the platform, is a network of angel investors founded in 2005. It invests in local startups and focuses on business endeavors [2] such as Connector.ID.

Mission[edit]

Connector.ID's main mission, as supported by UNDP, is to contribute to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to promote access to financial services, and for enterprises to incorporate SDGs into their businesses [1] [4].

Operations[edit]

Connector.ID, through matching, links entrepreneurs seeking capital and capital providers seeking investment [4].

Connector.id collects data from both capital providers and entrepreneurs, via a built-in questionnaire. Then, its algorithm will connect the two sets of database to provide matches. Matches are made based on industry focus, funding needs, and market share [8] [1].

In the future, Connector.id is said to work on developing new features. It plans to include functionality such as a discussion forum, and direct communication channels relevant investor instantly[3] [9]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e "Connector.ID launches in Indonesia to help entrepreneurs discover potential investors". e27.
  2. ^ a b Fintech, Dunia (July 11, 2017). "BANTU WIRAUSAHAWAN INDONESIA, ANGIN LUNCURKAN CONNECTOR.ID".
  3. ^ a b c "Tech in Asia - Connecting Asia's startup ecosystem". www.techinasia.com.
  4. ^ a b c "Funding match made in heaven". UNDP in Indonesia.
  5. ^ "Connector.ID launches in Indonesia to help entrepreneurs discover potential investors". sg.news.yahoo.com.
  6. ^ "Connector.id hadir di Indonesia | Indotelko". www.indotelko.com.
  7. ^ "MelayuToday.com | Merajut Peradaban Menuju Masa Depan Lebih Baik". www.melayutoday.com.
  8. ^ "Connector.id Jembatani Kebutuhan Pembiayaan Usaha Rintisan | Ekonomi". Bisnis.com.
  9. ^ "Connector.ID Hubungkan UKM dan Penggiat Startup Dengan Investor yang Sesuai | Teknovaganza.id". teknovaganza.id.