Patrick Grove is the Co-founder, Major Shareholder and Group CEO of Catcha Group, a leading international investment firm focused on disruptive opportunities in emerging markets globally. The Group controls assets in excess of US$1.5 billion.
Patrick is recognised as one of the leading entreperenuers in the Asia Pacific Region. Over the last eight years he founded and took four companies from start-up to IPO, recently selling one of those companies, iProperty Group in a transaction valued in excess of US$534m. The iProperty Group sale was the largest Internet company sale in ASEAN history.
He is co-founder and Chairman of Catcha Group’s ASX-listed companies, including iProperty Group (ASX:IPP), iCar Asia (ASX:ICQ), and Ensogo (ASX:E88). He is also co-founder and a Director of Rev Asia Berhad (REV:MK), one of Southeast Asia’s leading digital media groups. He is additionally co-founder and Chariman of Catcha Group’s newest business, iflix Ltd, Southeast Asia’s leading Internet TV service.
Over the last decade, Patrick has been independently and widley recognised with numerous international awards, including: Global Leader of Tomorrow by the World Economic Forum; New Asian Leader by the World Economic Forum; Young Entrepreneur of the Year by the Australian Chamber of Commerce, Singapore; Asia's Best Young Entrepreneur by Bloomberg Business Week; and Australia Unlimited’s Global 50. He was also named one of Australia’s top 10 entrepreneurs in leading Australian publication, BRW.