From Killing the Banks to Partnering With Them – Arbor Ventures
Spot-on interview challenge with Anson Bailey and Melissa Guzy from Arbor Ventures, the largest fintech fund in Asia. With the help of KPMG and WHub, we asked Melissa about the startup scene in Asia, the rivalry between the big corporates and entrepreneurs and how to bridge the gap between them.
ABOUT ARBOR VENTURES
Arbor Ventures is a venture capital firm focused on partnering with exceptional entrepreneurs in building technology companies in Asia. With roots in Silicon Valley, Arbor expanded to a team of professionals from the U.S., Asia and Europe.
ABOUT ANSON BAILEY- KPMG
Anson Bailey represents KPMG, a global network of firms providing Audit, Tax and Advisory services. Anson joined KPMG in 1999, and has undertaken strategic consulting and market assessment roles for multinational corporations. He is basedin the Hong Kong office, and is leading business development across KPMG China.
WHub connects startups with talent and entrepreneurs with co-founders. They have over 1500 startups registered and 10,000+ stakeholders. They plan to support the startup ecosystem by offering community-wide connections to events and startups, provide talented professionals looking to break into the startup world and investor connections.
Event: RISE Conference, 2017
Location: Hong Kong Exhibition Centre, Wan Chai, Hong Kong
Speaker: Melissa Guzy, Founder and managing Partner at Arbor Ventures
Video Journalists: Anson Bailey (Partner at KPMG) & Victoria Carmena (VJ & Communications Manager at BeFast.TV)