App Annie Unveils Inaugural List of Best Performing ASEAN App Publishers of 2017

VNG, SEA, Bigo, Amanotes and Grab are the Top 5
2018-02-08 14:39 654

SINGAPORE, Feb. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- App Annie, the most trusted mobile app data and insights company, today announced their inaugural Top ASEAN Publishers list of 2017 as part of the Top Publisher Awards, which recognizes the top app publishers by global downloads across Google Play and the iOS App Store.

The top 5 publishers from Southeast Asia awarded by App Annie are: VNG (Vietnam), SEA (Singapore), Bigo (Singapore), Amanotes (Vietnam) and Grab (Singapore).

"A decade after Apple's launch of its app store heralded a mobile revolution, apps continue to reshape entire industries on an unprecedented scale," comments Jaede Tan, Regional Director of Southeast Asia, India, Australia and New Zealand at App Annie. "App Annie's Top Publishers Awards are the gold standard for global success in the mobile market," continued Tan. "Apps increasingly present growth opportunities for new and long-standing companies. Congratulations to all the winners that ranked on the Top ASEAN Publishers list!"

About the Methodology

App Annie's Top Publisher Awards in Southeast Asia is based on combined iOS App Store and Google Play downloads of companies headquartered in ASEAN from January 1, 2017 to December 31, 2017 inclusive.

We source our data from the App Annie Intelligence Platform, which generates the industry's most accurate market estimates for the app stores. Additionally, our proprietary DNA technology enables us and our customers to get a company-level estimate to create the rankings which are inclusive of companies' subsidiaries.

About App Annie

App Annie delivers the most trusted app market data and insights for your business to succeed in the global app economy. Over 1 million registered members rely on App Annie to better understand the app market, their businesses and the opportunities around them. The company is headquartered in San Francisco with 450 employees across 15 global offices. App Annie has received $157 million in financing, including from investors such as Sequoia Capital, Institutional Venture Partners, IDG Capital Partners,, Greenspring Associates, and Greycroft Partners.


Source: App Annie