This month at Startup Grind Ho Chi Minh City, we are hosting Mr Christopher Beselin, founder of fram^ and Pangara and ex-CEO of Lazada Vietnam.
Check out his profile here: https://www.linkedin.com/in/christopherbeselin
Join us to learn about Chris' many stories. From founding Lazada Vietnam and building it into Vietnam's largest e-commerce company to his new journey with fram^ and Pangara to bring Vietnam's top 2% talents to global digital industry.
➤ 6.30pm: Open door and networking time
➤ 7.00pm: Fireside interview
➤ 8.15pm: Networking time
➤ Early bird: VND 100,000
➤ Standard: VND 150,000
➤ At the door: VND 200,000
Food and drinks will be provided. The interview will be conducted in English.
About the guest:
Christopher Beselin is the founding partner of the frontier activist investment fund, Endurance Capital, focused on building long term shareholder value in listed midcap companies. Christopher Beselin has also founded fram^ and Pangara.com in Vietnam - businesses focused on promoting Vietnam's top 2% IT talent to the top opportunities in the digital industry globally.
Christopher started his career in the active ownership fund Cevian Capital, primarily focusing on retail sector. Christopher has since early 2012 been based in Vietnam, where he founded and as CEO built the country's largest e-commerce company, Lazada.vn from scratch to a market leader with today 1000s of employees. In Apr 2016, 51% of Lazada Group was acquired by Ali Baba Group at 2 billion USD valuation.
Christopher is a frequented speaker on e-commerce in Southeast Asia and an advisor to the United Nations (UNCTAD) on the topics of promoting e-trade and digital business in emerging markets. Christopher holds a Master's degree in Finance from the Stockholm School of Economics, including MBA courses at the Tsinghua University, Beijing China.