Don’t Underestimate the Importance of Mentors – Female Entrepreneurs Worldwide (FEW)
Victoria interviews from Ines Gafsi and Anna Wang from Female Entrepreneurs Worldwide (FEW) as part of our series in collaboration with KPMG and WHub. They discuss their work in the startup ecosystems, the role of workshops and mentors and give some advice to young females aspiring to become entrepreneurs.
They are a global platform with an active community of over 3,000 female members in worldwide networks, including Shenzhen, Macau, Singapore, Los Angeles and London. Their core objective is to connect wantrepreneurs, young and established entrepreneurs with successful role models.
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 based in 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: Ines Gafsi & Anna Wong, Co-founders at Female Entrepreneurs Worldwide (FEW)
Video Journalists: Anson Bailey (Partner at KPMG) & Victoria Carmena (VJ & Communications Manager at BeFast.TV)