Singapore’s Mental Health Startup Intellect Raises $10 Million In Funding Round Led By Tiger Global

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Theodoric Chew, cofounder and CEO of Intellect, a Singapore-based mental wellness startup.

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Singapore-based Intellect has raised an additional $10 million in a Series A extension led by Tiger Global, doubling the total for the investment round to $20 million, which will be used to support the mental health startup’s expansion plans across the Asia-Pacific region.

K3 Ventures, the venture capital firm founded by Kuok Meng Xiong, a grandson of Malaysia’s richest person Robert Kuok, also joined the investment round along with new investors JAFCO Asia, Singtel Innov8 and PERSOL Holdings. Existing investors Insignia Ventures Partners and HOF Capital also participated.

Theodoric Chew—who was featured in this year’s Forbes 30 Under 30 list for Asia—founded Intellect in 2019 as a digital platform for mental wellness that connects people to therapists online. The timing wa...

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