Startups Need To Follow Their Purpose and Connect – The Lane Crawford Joyce Group
In this episode of our collaboration series with KPMG and WHub, Anson interviews Cristina Ventura Serra from The Lane Crawford Joyce Group. They discuss their new acceleration program called The Cage, their company objectives and the connectivity needed to “build the future together.”
*** ABOUT LANE CRAWFORD JOYCE GROUP ***
They are a fashion retail and brand management group in Asia. Headquartered in Hong Kong, they recently launched a accelerator program called The Cage, designed for retail startups. The group consist of five companies – Lane Crawford, Joyce, Pedder Group, ImagineX Group and Walton Brown.
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: Cristina Ventura Serra, Chief Catalyst Officer at The Lane Crawford Joyce Group
Video Journalists: Anson Bailey (Partner at KPMG)