Asia Tech Podcast
by Graham D Brown and Michael I Waitze

Asia Tech Podcast is the Voice of the Asian tech ecosystem.

Asia Tech Podcast is a collection podcasts:

  1. Every week Graham Brown and Michael I. Waitze publish a roundup of the key tech trends in the Asian startup ecosystem. This is our LIVE ATP Show.
  2. We also interview leading names in the Asia Tech Ecosystem. This is our ATP Stories Podcast.
  3. We recently launched ATP Angels focusing on Angel Investing in Asia.

Asia Tech Podcast is Asia’s newest and only regular radio show dedicated to the exciting world of tech startups in Asia.

ATP distributes to iTunes, Youtube and to the hosts’ 8,000 connections on Linkedin.

With 1,780 subscribers on the weekly newsletter, ATP followers are mainly early stage angel investors, VC partners and startup founders with a vested interest in the Asian tech scene.

A Week in Shanghai

Exploring the Asian Startup Ecosystem

We’ve been traveling around Asia discovering what makes a great tech startup ecosystem. We talk to local tech startups, angel investors, co-working spaces, event owners and government agencies. We’re enjoying a rare hour of downtime with a view here in Shanghai.

What listeners said about Asia Tech Podcast

“Check out this fantastic podcast series hosted by Michael and Graham. Really interesting group of speakers talking about tech and digital and how it touches their world”

– Miles Wilson: Senior Director Global Commercial Leadership The Coca-Cola Company

“Love Asia Tech Podcast. Lively discussions. Up-to-date insight. Asia leads the world in many areas of tech, and ATP allows the listener to keep current.”

– Frank Lavin: CEO Export Now, former US Ambassador to Singapore, Undersecretary Department of Commerce, Chairman APAC Edelman, Principal Bank of America

“These guys know their stuff”

– Casey Lau: Head of Asia for RISE

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Who are the Asia Tech Podcast Hosts?

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Graham D Brown (Tokyo)

The Entrepreneur

Graham D Brown is an entrepreneur, published author with 15 years experience in mobile telecommunications and investor based in Tokyo. After exiting his telecoms business, he retired at 40, and has spent the last 5 years traveling world with family. As a former financial advisor and startup CEO, Graham now advises founders on their growth strategy. Graham is also an endurance athlete & Ironman triathlon finisher.
  • Entrepreneur & investor
  • Retired at 40, 5 years traveling world with family
  • Endurance athlete & Ironman triathlon finisher
  • Published author with 15 years experience in mobile telecommunications
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Michael I Waitze (Bangkok)

The Venture Capitalist

Michael I Waitze is one of South East Asia's best known private equity investors and advisors. Michael is a limited partner at Ardent Capital, based in Bangkok. He is a former senior trader with 25 years experience at Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley, Deutsche Bank, Macquarie, Citigroup and UBS Securities. Michael is now an active startup mentor, angel investor and advisor to VC funds across South East Asia.
  • Senior trader with 25 years experience at Macquarie, Citigroup, UBS Securities, Goldman Sachs, Deutsche Bank, Morgan Stanley
  • Startup advisor & angel investor across South East Asia
  • Limited partner at Ardent Capital

Recent podcast themes we cover include:

  • Mobile telecoms, apps and smartphones
  • Autonomous vehicles, driverless cars, ride sharing
  • Startups, venture capital, accelerators, seed funding
  • Artificial intelligence, recruitment, Edtech, food delivery
  • Tourism, Health tech, Medical tourism, Chinese tourism, real estate
  • Coworking spaces, digital nomads, location independent entrepreneurs
  • Internet of Things, AR / VR / MR