MADE IN ASIA
About Made In Asia
Conversations centred around this theme aims to shed light on Asian brands. Many of the region's most famous brands have become symbols of Asia to the rest of the world. How can we as community help grow this momentum?
We hope to chart the fascinating histories of Asia's emerging top brands with their brand representatives. We hope to have an open sharing of the brand's humble beginnings, ups and downs, and visions ahead.
Made In Asia 2018
"We have no power to change yesterday. But this very day, 30 years later, is what we can control and decide. Change yourself, take baby steps, and stay determined for ten years.”
- Jack Ma
Grab- Grab began as a taxi-hailing app in 2012 and has became one of the region's fastest growing tech companies.
Head of Talent, Anitta Krishan
1degreeC- Elderprenuers infusing local taste in milennials' favourite cold brew coffee..The brand now has its share of famous fans – including Minister Dr. Yaacob Ibrahim, and Senior Minister of State Chee Hong Tat.
Founders, Richard Koh & Bee Yan
Hegen- Hegen, a reputable homegrown baby bottle maker. It was selected as the first Singapore product to be featured on Alibaba’s 11.11 Global Shopping Festival broadcast in November 2017.
Founder and Managing Director, Yvon Bock
Shopee- Shopee was described as one of the “5 disruptive ecommerce startups in 2015” by Tech In Asia.
Head of Marketing, Tao Ruoshan
From Tiger Balm and Po Chai Pills to Vitasoy and Camel flasks, Asian brands have come a long way.
Together, let's build the next wave of brand icons and empower the next generation of entrepreneurs in Asia.