ASIA

Dr. Jennie Peterson-Yu – Textile Engineer

Dr. Jennie Makes Top-of-the-line, Affordable Blankets For Children of All Ages What’s your story? Perhaps the most interesting story about me is that I have done well by taking risks and opportunities, and saying “yes.” The domino effect of our choices is shocking.  I have been fortunate that each step has …

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Diane Hall – Company Founder

Dianne’s creativity led to her starting a business selling very personalised mementos. What’s your story? I am British, currently living in Singapore with my husband and two children. I love quality family time and discovering new places.   What excites you most about your industry? What excites me the most about what …

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Larry Tang – Founder of FAMA Group

A concern for the wellness of others took Larry Tang from digital marketing to SLOW food. What’s your story? Prior to founding my own investment and consultancy firm in food, sustainability and wellness, I was the Asia Pacific Managing Director for Digitas & Razorfish, the world’s two largest digital marketing agencies, …

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Jainee Gandhi – Founder and Principal Consultant of Imagedge Academy

Motivated by the wish to democratise fashion, Jainee Gandhi left a career in Human Resources and became an image consultant. What’s your story? I am a Postgraduate in Human Resources and decided to switch careers at 27, to become an Image Consultant. What excites you most about your industry? The power to …

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Petra Schweiger – Founder of LILY FLD Limited

Austrian born Hong Kong resident Petra Schweiger was frustrated by the lack of interest in sustainability in the fashion industry she worked in, and then she discovered sustainable drinking straws and her life took on a whole new direction. What’s your story? Growing up in Austria, sustainability has been deeply ingrained …

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Marjorie Poon – Co-Founder & Operations Director DIFY Pte. Ltd.

A background in marketing and PR gave Marjorie Poon the insight to realise there was a need for customised communication services and she determined to provide them. What’s your story? My name is Marjorie Poon, and I’m the Co-Founder and Operations Director of an integrated communications agency in Singapore – DIFY …

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Lenney Leong – Founder and CEO

Lenney Leong has used his diverse business background to create a company providing breakthrough results through unconventional storytelling. What’s your story? My name is Lenney Leong, I am a serial entrepreneur who has started multiple businesses from a cooking school, to a physiotherapy clinic and I now have a marketing agency …

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