Every month, the Oasis team taps into a pool of highly regarded thought leaders around Asia to hear what they’re working on and the lessons they’ve learned. Here are three great reads from May.
Trung Nguyen is the founder of Lozi, a Vietnam-based e-commerce startup. He shares his journey on being an entrepreneur after working at Microsoft as a software engineer. He also talks about the startup scene in Vietnam.
A seasoned and passionate marketer, Szeki Sim joined as part of SGInnovate’s pioneer team in 2016, with the goal of building a deep tech community from scratch, and enabling entrepreneurial scientists to build, commercialize, and scale globally-relevant deep tech innovations from Singapore.
In the interview, Sim shares her experience about starting a new role in the deep tech space and reflects on how her leadership style has evolved over the years.
Nagesh Devata is the vice president for US-based fintech firm Payoneer in the APAC region, based in Singapore. He shares how the payment infrastructure has evolved over the past 25 years and how Payoneer seeks to improve financial inclusion in the region.