7 Best Famous Startup Indonesia
7 Best Startup Indonesia
With the development of advanced technologies, new startup easily emerges and flourished in the world including Indonesia. Today, there are hundreds of startup in Indonesia, and compete in Indonesia’s market. This number seems to keep increasing as Indonesia is a great market to start a startup. Many of them are in fact able to reach success within a couple of years only. However, here are 7 best Startup Indonesia that develops and grows rapidly and has millions of users in Indonesia.
Everyone in Indonesia knows what Gojek is because it is one of the most used apps in Indonesia. Gojek is an Indonesian startup that provides transportation services. However, this startup is now also offering other services such as food delivery, package delivery, massages service, cleaning service, and many more. This startup was built in 2010 in Jakarta by Nadiem Makarim. Their service has covered more than 50 cities in Indonesia and most of the users are satisfied with the service provided. Today, Gojek has expanded its business to Thailand and Vietnam.
Traveloka is an Indonesian startup that provides planes, trains, buses, and hotel ticket bookings which focus on domestic travel in Indonesia. However, this company has expanded its service to accommodate Asian and European ticket booking. This website as well as its application has become one of the best providers for planes, trains, and hotel tickets in Indonesia, and is a commonly used app for people who are planning for traveling.
Bukalapak is a unicorn and one of the biggest eCommerce company in Indonesia. This company has also awarded as the best startup in Indonesia. Bukalapak was built in 2010 by Achmad Zaky, Nugroho Herucahyono, and Fajrin Rasyid. It was started as an online market that allows small to medium companies to market and sell their products online. This company also expands its services to many other areas and provide an online-to-offline solution by cooperating with a traditional shop. By 2019, this company has more than 4.5 million small-to-medium business, 70 million active users per month, partnered with 1.9 million small shops, and has 2 million transactions per day.
Another Startup Indonesia worth to mention is Tokopedia which was built in 2009. This startup has now become a unicorn company whose popularity is heard not only in Indonesia but also in South East Asia. To this day, Tokopedia is still the most visited and used marketplace in Indonesia. This marketplace allows every individual, small shop, and brands to easily open and manage an online shop. In fact, Tokopedia is also listed as one of the best online shops in Indonesia.
Ruangguru is a startup company that focuses on education. It was founded in 2014 by Adamas Belva Syah Devara and Muhammad Iman Usman. This startup provides a tutoring platform where students can find the private tutors they like to learn from. Lessons provided in this app is related to school subjects, but also others. Ruangguru will provide private tutors for a certain fee and it will receive 20% of the transaction made.
DokterSehat is an independent online health portal that provides articles and healthcare information and tools in Indonesia. This startup also provides trusted directories of hospitals and doctors in Indonesia. Additionally, it also serves as a platform that provides online health consultation and health discussion with a real doctor. With this service, users can receive quick information about health in general and healthcare service faster.
Last but not least is Zenius Education. Zenius Education is a startup Indonesia that provides e-learning content for students. Their contents cover school subjects from elementary to the high school level. They also provide content for the national exam and university entrance test preparation. Not only provided great written-based content, but Zenius also provide video-based content that covers various school-subjects, making it easier for students to master the materials introduced.
Those listed above are 7 best startup Indonesia that sit on the top position based on the startup ranking website. Marketplace and online shopping startup seem to dominate the top ranks. Bukalapak is positioned in the first rank, followed by other e-commerce and marketplace such as Traveloka, Blibli, and Zalora Indonesia.