Jupe joined Plug & Play in 2008 and started its international division in 2009. He launched its first international accelerator program which has worked with around 800 startups from more than 30 countries. Jupe was also responsible for Plug & Play’s early international expansion into Europe, Latin America and Asia.
Today, Jupe is responsible for Plug & Play’s Asia Pacific operations with a focus on Southeast Asia. He is responsible for developing strategic public and private sector partnerships for corporate innovation, startup accelerator and investment programs.
Prior to Plug and Play, Jupe worked for National University of Singapore (NUS) in various appointments and last served as Program Director of NUS College in Silicon Valley. Jupe holds a BA in Economics from National University of Singapore.
Jupe is responsible for more than 30 of Plug & Play’s investments in Latin America and Asia Pacific:
Thoughtbuzz (Acquired by To The New), First Meta, Blynk, Travelog, Fashory, PlusMargin, Tutate, Snapask, Circus Social, Imagin8ors, ReFash, Hapz, Makerscut, Soulscape, Optimate, Fixir, Reserv, Wondertech, Fleety, Lotebox, Nutrisoft, TruckPad, Astronaut, Brankas, Bustiket, DANAdidik, Karta, KYCK, Otospector, Sayurbox. Squadzip, Danabijak, Duithape, Gandeng Tangan, and Trukita.
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