Delta Thailand and Ministry of Industry Host 2021 Angel Fund for Startups Virtual Awards
By David Nakayama - Published November 12, 2021
By David Nakayama, DET Corp Comms
Bangkok, Thailand, September 8, 2021–Delta Thailand, the Ministry of Industry’s Department of Industrial Promotion (DIP) and our partners announced the winner of the Delta Angel Fund for Startup 2021 at a virtual awards ceremony. The 22 prize-winning Thai startup teams received a combined total of three million Baht in corporate sponsorship funds from Delta and partners.
Speaking online, Jackie Chang, Delta Thailand President said, “Although 2021 was a challenging year, our Angel Fund has evolved to online virtual events that can continue to help fulfill our mission to discover and foster entrepreneurs and startup talents in Thailand. Angel Fund’s mission is to support Thai startups’ aspirations through nurturing, guidance and imparting entrepreneurial skills that create solutions for better living.”
Delta, the DIP and partners then presented certificates and sponsorship funds to 9 top prize-winning teams and 13 participation prize-winning teams.
The First Prize team received 600,000 Baht and other top prize teams received from 500,000 Baht to 100,000 Baht in sponsorship funds. Each Participation Prize team received from 20,000 Baht to 10,000 Baht in sponsorship funds. Congratulations to the nine top prize-winning teams for Delta Angel Fund for Startup 2021:
1. First Prize: Obodroid Corporation Limited. 2. Second Prize: MUI Robotics Co., Ltd. 3. Second Prize: ZDTECH 4. Third Prize: SafeTrip 5. Third Prize: Fuel Cell Thai Co., Ltd. 6. Fourth Prize: Skudkeng 7. Fourth Prize: Re-invent 8. Fifth Prize: RAXA technology 9. Fifth Prize: Nabsolute
Since 2016, Delta has worked with the DIP at the Ministry of Industry to foster entrepreneurs and startup talent in Thailand. During the COVID-19 pandemic, Delta continues to leverage digitalization including virtual and hackathon events to increase the impact of our CSR efforts.
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