Financial empowerment in Southeast Asia


12 July 2021

From its humble beginnings as a ride-hailing service in Malaysia, Grab is now one of South East Asia’s leading SuperApps. It operates across 428 cities in eight countries, and provides a wide range of on demand services across mobility, food, package and grocery deliveries, as well as mobile payments and financial services, through its subsidiary Grab Financial Group. On the cusp of Grab’s $US40 billion public listing, Philip Chew, Managing Director of Grab Financial Group, spoke with Colin Wu, Managing Director in Macquarie Capital Principal Finance about how Grab Financial is using the power of technology to drive financial inclusion in what has become one of the fastest-growing fintech markets in the world.


Philip Chew, Managing Director, Grab Financial Group

Colin Wu, Managing Director, Macquarie Capital Principal Finance

Delivering digital financial inclusion in Southeast Asia

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