Contactless and Borderless - Cross-border fintech, e-commerce and the big picture in SE Asia
SOSV is the organizer
Southeast Asia's startups beat the pandemic blues to raise a record $6B in Q1, signaling unprecedented growth in cross-border fintech, e-commerce, and so much more. With a wave of mergers and IPOs in the works, Southeast Asia’s tech giants stand to get even bigger. Join seasoned investors and entrepreneurs from Gentree, Qwikwire, UCPB and SOSV as they discuss the region's economic miracle. Hosted by SOSV and Ignite PH.
1) Mark Sng: VP Of Investments at Gentree Fund.
Mark Sng is the lead for Gentree Fund. Mark previously spearheaded the Singapore office launch for Go-Ventures’ (a venture fund backed by Gojek). Before Go-Ventures he was with Gojek’s Corporate Development Team where he was part of the team which led the acquisition of Coins.ph in the Philippines. Mark also supported growth equity transactions into family-run businesses at TAEL Partners, a SEA growth equity fund with a focus on the Philippines, Vietnam and Indonesia markets.
2) Earvin Ang : President & Co-Founder, Qwikwire
Serial entrepreneur since school days. UST - Legal Management. Cofounded Qwikwire in 2014 just after college.
3) Michael Zapata: Head, Investment Banking at UCPB
Mike has more than 25 years’ experience spanning investment banking, corporate and project finance, bond and equity capital markets, leasing and credit management, strategic business consulting and financial advisory. He advises clients on strategic financial alternatives, deal structuring, financial restructuring and recapitalization, capital raising options, and investor/partner search strategy.
4) William Bao Bean: Moderator: General Partner at SOSV, Managing Director of MOX