Philippines tech startup ecosystem [list-tips]

Philippines startup eco-system report

The Philippines is an interesting place for tech startups: a large population, a growing economy and a vast base of Internet users who are very involved in social media. These factors make the Philippines more and more attractive as it develops an eco-system to accompany the launch, development and maturation of startups.

Here a the latest numbers of the digital population in the Philippines, Internet, social media and mobile users.

The presentation from 2013 gives some data about the Internet, social media and e-commerce usage in the Philippines together with a good overview of the Philippine startup landscape. For more data, digital trends and habits from 2014, check this other resource on mobile Internet in the Philippines.

Philippine startup ecosystem – summary

Demographic, economic and Internet usage data – slide 4

  • Philippines economy and demography compared to the USA – slide 5
  • Web and mobile data – slide 6
  • Social media data – slide 8
  • Most visited global and local websites – slide 9

Startups in the Philippines – slide 10

  • Startups to know – slide 11
  • Angels, incubators, VCs – slide 12
  • Media and events – slide 13
  • Founders profiles – slide 14
  • State of e-commerce – slide 17
  • Rocket Internet profile – slide 19
  • Philippinnes opportunity map – slide 20
  • Local innovations – slide 21

Doing business in the Philippines – slide 22

  • Business ecosystem and policies – slide 23
  • Infrastructure – slide 24
  • Education and talent – slide 25
  • Labor costs – slide 26
  • Quality of life – slide 27
  • Philippines surprises – slides 28, 29, 31
  • Ecosystem ratings – slide 30
  • Advice for entrepreneurs – slide 32
  • Advice for investors – slide 33
  • Conclusion – slide 34

For more information on Philippine e-commerce, check Integrating Philippine e-commerce in ASEAN.

Presentation from July 2013 by Ron Hose

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