Social Asian Entrepreneurs

Marketing Mistakes Entrepreneurs Make

When it comes to marketing, everyone wants to talk about the best ways to market or how to be a successful marketer. We tend to search for easy and proven ways. Why don’t we...

Fatima Al Shirawi, Founder of The Gracious F

It is very rare that you find an individual who has a positive air and grace to them. Fatima Al Shirawi is one of those rare gems who leaves a room full of people...

Ivy Low, Director of WhiteAngel Caregivers Consultancy

What's your story? Like any nurses, I love to poke into the lives of vulnerable people. Not because we are bullies but for the fact this group of folks needs the most support , love...

Anthony Lance, Founder of Phatrice

What's your story? I studied Chinese language and culture for many years eventually achieving a master degree in Chinese Studies. Having become fluent in Mandarin, in 2007 I was hired by a US company to...

Kelvin Cheung, CEO of FoodCycle

What's your story? After my education, I was getting work experience, and ended working a social enterprise start up in London.  Through that, I was hooked on the start up culture and decided to launch...

Jorn Middelborg, Managing Director of Thavibu

What's your story? I came to Bangkok more than twenty years ago to work with UNESCO.  We were developing educational programmes in the region in non-formal education, literacy, and adult education.  It was an exciting...

Sean Blagsvedt Is Helping More Than 2.8 Million Indian Job Seekers Find Jobs

Sean Blagsvedt is the CEO of Babajob.com, which connects employers to informal sector employees in the developing world - such as delivery helpers, maids and drivers - through a combination of mobile phones, location,...

Joakim Cimmerbeck, Owner of Eico

If there are two overarching trends that are impacting everyone it is technology and a broader awareness of our impact on the environment (and it’s ultimate impact on us). Consequently it was great to...

Coupon Entrepreneur On A Global Journey To Help Save Money

Jochem Vroom entered the affiliate marketing business when he started Imbull early 2009 with the launch of two Dutch voucher codes sites. The most recent and largest project of all so far is the...

Prerna Suri, Founder of Inspired Productions

Gary Vaynerchuck’s view is that every business, every individual, should consider themselves a ‘media company’.  I certainly think there is a lot of truth in that and your ability to clearly articulate the value...