Founder Stories

Elizabeth Holmes

Who Is Elizabeth Holmes and Why Is She on Trial?

Silicon Valley entrepreneur Elizabeth Holmes’s journey shows that not all Ivy League-dropout stories are those of success. At 19, Holmes dropped out of Stanford to start Theranos, a health-tech company that set out to revolutionize healthcare by detecting diseases with a single drop of blood. The idea was innovative and promising, so much so that Vice President Joe Biden called it “the future of laboratory science”. Seeing its potential, investors poured over US$400 million into the business.

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Mazing Lee co-founder of Lify Wellness

Life is About Wellness: Lify Wellness

Traditional knowledge and technological innovation combined brought together a revolutionary business model. The health and wellness industry in the Asia Pacific region (APAC) has been

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Taboo technology

Taboo Technology

Breaking the barriers that hold bodies back In 2019, sextech startup Lora DiCarlo’s Osé, a personal robotic massager, received the CES Innovation Award for Robotics.

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