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Video Summit

Mastering Hypergrowth and Global Expansion

Tuesday, March 9, 2021 • 5:00 pm - 5:45 pm

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The pace of innovation continues to skyrocket. The disruptive events of the last year reveal how quickly enterprise software companies in spaces like video conferencing and food delivery can reach hypergrowth status.

The ability to identify opportunities to grow abroad as well as at home can be transformative in business success.

We’ll talk to industry leaders in enterprise software about international strategy, how they’ve expanded globally and what tactical steps they took in doing so. We’ll also delve into what’s top of mind for leaders during periods of hypergrowth.

About the speakers:

  • David Baser is Head of Ads and Personalization Tech, Grab, based out of Singapore. In his 10+ years at Facebook, David most recently led the privacy product team. Before that he spent most of his career at Facebook working on its business products, including Ads and Pages.
  • Abe Smith is the Head of International for Zoom. He built high-growth global teams at leading enterprise cloud companies such as Oracle and Cisco. Bringing almost two decades of experience in SaaS, Smith is an authority on scaling operations in Europe, Asia and Latin America.
  • Opening Remarks: Philbert Gomez is the Acting VP and Head of Digital Industry for the Singapore Economic Development Board, where he has served for the last 12 years. Philbert has led his team in supporting many US tech companies’ expansion plans into Singapore.
  • Moderator: Amir Efrati helped launch The Information in 2013. He won consecutive awards for his reporting on Uber's corporate practices and on the dangers and limits of self-driving vehicle development. Before The Information, he spent nine years at the Wall Street Journal.
This event has passed.
Tuesday, March 9, 2021
5:00 pm - 5:45 pm PST
Zoom Webinar. Registered subscribers will receive the Zoom link via email 1 hour prior to the event.

David Baser
Head of Advertising & Personalization Technology,

Abe Smith
Head of International,

Philbert Gomez
Acting VP and Head, Digital Industry,

Amir Efrati

Executive Editor,

The Information