Tag: asianentrepreneur

Louie Pinto swears by his tried and tested formula - the Billionaire Rule of 3. What's your story? My name is Louie Pinto. I was born in the USA to immigrant parents with humble beginnings. In my 20s, I decided that I wanted more out of life and wanted to live...
Georges Tchokoua is connecting Africa’s fastest-growing entrepreneurs to global investors. What's your story? My background is in statistical finance. I spent the early years of my career working in banking. After college in Paris, I started as a currency trader in London. After I graduated, I moved on to quantitative equity...
Emmanuelle Norchet works with Golden Equator Capital. Her focus is on technology investments across the southeast region in the online travel, media and entertainment, digital health and financial tech sectors. What's your story? I am currently working as an investment professional with Golden Equator Capital, a private equity and venture capital...

Peter Stilli

What's your story? I have lived in Singapore since 2006 and I have been heading up a Swiss MFO since December 2016. Before that, I worked for Bank Julius Baer in Singapore and before that, for DB in Zurich. Today’s jobs offer you freedom to be creative and live the...
Shaheen Alkhudari experienced frustration, like a lot of us when paying rent, collecting rent and managing rental properties. So, he created Ajar Online to streamline rent payment and property management. What's your story? I am a co-founder and CEO, and I hold a bachelor degree of Management Information Systems and a...

Victor Tan

Victor Tan enjoys working in the start-up sector. His passion is to help SMEs and start-ups grow. What's your story? I was born in Singapore. I moved to Australia for the majority of my life and I have now been back in Singapore for the past 6 years. Currently I am...

John Sharp

John Sharp gets a buzz from bring something new into the world! What's your story? I started my professional career as an orchestral arranger and composer in Adelaide, Australia. Software rendered my chosen profession obsolete within a few years and pushed me down the path of networking and software. I built...
Investors are living through the most exciting time in 400 years! Is Entrepreneurship about Invention or Innovation?  If you watch any of the Dragons Den type shows on TV you would be forgiven for thinking that the way to become an entrepreneur is to invent a new product.  Look through...
Killing Angels. Are Initial Coin Offerings (ICO’s) the death of early stage investing? Imagine a startup that aims to build a decentralised cloud storage network, essentially disrupting platforms such as Dropbox and Box. The startup, not having a working product or any traction yet, decides to raise funding.  It does...

Stephen Fisher

Stephen Fisher takes a non-traditional view on investment. What's your story? I am currently Principal and CIO of First Degree Global Asset Management Pte Ltd in Singapore. Prior to that I worked for JP Morgan Asset Management for 18 years where I was Regional Head for Fixed Income Product Asia-Pacific. I...