Marcus has founded, grown, invested in, managed, advised and sold over 100 businesses in Asia, Japan and the UK. His deep business experience has been honed through senior management positions in the corporate and financial world:
Aside from his business expertise, Marcus is also fluent in both English and Japanese and is a balletomane and a qualified fitness instructor.
Ion is an Indonesian who received his MBA from Cornell University, and his past corporate career includes SBC Warburg in Corporate Finance and Debt Capital Markets in Hong Kong, as well as Bank of America Equity Partners in Singapore.
Previously, he founded and exited Dealguru Holdings as well as Food Runner, two pioneers in the ASEAN e-commerce and online food delivery space respectively. Dealguru Holdings became ASEAN’s No.1 e-commerce company operating with over USD 100 Million in GMV. It was acquired in 2014 by iBuy Group and subsequently listed on the ASX. Food Runner became the leading online food delivery company in South East Asia. The company was acquired by Rocket Internet in 2015 and merged with their Foodpanda operations.