12 – 14 October 2015
In its 15th year, Forbes Global CEO Conference focused on the theme of visionary leadership – how leaders at the helm of great companies conceive and articulate vivid visions that capture the imagination of their teams, inspire confidence among investors, and win the hearts and minds of consumers.
There, Forrest Li, Founder and Group CEO of Garena joins a distinguished panel of speakers from Qiming Venture Partners, Facebook, Infosys and Baidu to discuss how technology and innovation are driving revolutionary change across the world. Panel was moderated by Rich Karlgaard, Publisher from Forbes Magazine.
17 -18 September 2015
Disruptive technology has transformed the way people think, communicate, work and play. Garena’s Group President, Nick Nash shares his perspective on how investors can identify the next wave of investment and finance the next ground-breaking innovation. With Asia’s increasing smartphone and internet penetration, the world’s next great consumer market holds boundless opportunities for tech innovators, venture capitalists and investors to tap into.
20 – 21 July 2015
In its 5th year, the annual Private Equity & Venture Forum addresses the question of how investors can better navigate the risks and rewards of the ASEAN opportunity.
Nick Nash, Garena’s Group President, joins a panel of speakers to shed light on how PE and VC firms can provide value add to their portfolio companies today and help them achieve their growth potential.
6 - 7 May 2015
Mr Nick Nash, Group President of Garena (left), seen here in a firechat session with Mr Newley Purnell (right), Technology Reporter for Wall Street Journal
Speaking at the event, Nash shared Garena’s aspiration to provide hyper-localized content and services for the highly fragmented Southeast Asia. Providing entertainment, social & commerce and financial services, Garena currently serves over 100 million users on our platform. With such an incredible expansion rate, Garena has been raising funds to ensure that they meet the increasing operational demands that come along with it.
Our vision for Garena is to be a synthesis, in a hyper-localized way, of some of the best pieces of Tencent and Alibaba.
3 - 4 December 2015
Bloomberg ASEAN Summit gathers business leaders to take a deeper look into ASEAN’s future trajectory and identify emerging opportunities. Speaking on the panel “Grabbing the ASEAN Innovation Opportunity”, Nick joined speakers from Uber, PWC and Microsoft to discuss the tech ecosystem in the region which supported latest innovations and the necessary infrastructure/systems to support them.
27 -28 May 2015
Nick Nash, Group President of Garena spoke at the inaugural TechNet conference, joining fellow business leaders, industry analysts and key thought leaders to discuss challenges and opportunities for the tech industry across Asia and around the world.
*updated as of 1Q2016