Rocket Internet has been a pioneer in emerging markets, having incubated and invested in some of the most innovative companies over the past decade, including Namshi, LaModa, Home24, Hello Fresh and Delivery Hero.
With over 100 companies and 28,000 employees on six continents worldwide, Rocket has listed and sold companies with a total valuation of more than S$24 billion.
Having noticed an opportunity in the up and rising emerging markets such as Myanmar, Blangadesh and Pakistan, Rocket Internet explores the common challenges posed by this particular opportunity and the ways to overcome the usual hurdles to success. Additionally, Rocket shares some of the most relatable examples of best practices and real-life case studies.
4.30pm - Guest arrival
5.00pm - Fireside chat with Hanno Stegmann + Q&A
6.00pm - Networking
About the Speaker:
Hanno Stegmann, CEO of Asia Pacific Internet Group (APACIG)
Prior to his appointment as CEO of APACIG, Hanno worked several years as Managing Director and CFO of SevenVentures GmbH - a leading German venture fund and was as Vice President M&A responsible for the digital acquisition projects of ProSiebenSat.1 Media AG, one of Europe’s largest Media conglomerates. Before entering the Digital space, Hanno was employed as a strategy consultant at the Boston Consulting Group, where he worked on various strategy and M&A assignments around the globe. He holds an MBA with distinction from INSEAD in Fontainebleau (France) & Singapore as well as a B.A. in Management from the University of St. Gallen (Switzerland).