Executives at three Singapore start-ups (from left) Piers Ingram, CEO and co-founder of Hummingbird Bioscience, Jeffrey Tiong, founder of intellectual property data analytics company PatSnap, and Alex Ward, chief operating officer of Next Gen Foods, say their companies are reaping the benefits of basing themselves in the city state.

Singapore’s start-ups create solutions with global impact

  • Drug therapy maker Hummingbird Bioscience, data analytics firm PatSnap and Next Gen Foods, producer of meat-free chicken alternative, all benefit from city state’s business ecosystem
  • The nation’s more than 3,900 start-ups raised about US$8.1 billion during the first nine months this year – more than twice the total amassed over the same period last year