How Carousell wants to spend $35 million US by Marian Jacob in Marketplace 04 Aug 2016 Carousell, the peer-to-peer classifieds app launched in Singapore, raised $35 million U.S. from several investors, including Rakuten Ventures. This article is only available to AIM Group clients. Please subscribe now or log in to view. Share artificial intellgenceCarousellexpanding teamsinternational expansionQuek Siu RuiRakumaRakuten VenturesSeries B Marian Jacob Marian Jacob is covering South East Asia. Marian worked in marketing and corporate communications for over a decade, covering both internal and external communications. She began her career in professional services, leading up to communications business partnering in various multi-national organizations with progressive cultures. Marian has worked on both global and regional roles within communications. She also provides counsel to companies on strategic communications and marketing opportunities. She was an editor on the Singapore Audit Committee Guidance Committee Handbook for companies.