Sept 2018 - Startup AMA (Ask Me Anything!)

Hear from former CEO of 4FINGERS, Steen Puggaard! Come prepared with questions and ask him anything!

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Kwanpen-IIE Startup AMA (Ask Me Anything!)

From its first 4FINGERS outlet at ION Orchard in 2009, the fried chicken fast food chain is now present in five countries with 26 stores. Just in the last 5 years, the company grew from $2 million to a $40 million business under the leadership of its former CEO, Steen Puggaard.  

 

EMBARK ON YOUR STARTUP JOURNEY

Do you want to…

  • Start a business but don’t know where or how to start?
  • Mingle with like-minded entrepreneurs, or potentially find a co-founder for your business?
  • Learn how other startups present their business pitches?

Here's your chance to have your burning questions answered at Kwanpen-IIE Startup AMA (Ask Me Anything)!

Agenda
chatFounders Ask Me Anything: Interactive Q&A with successful founder
pitch Startup Pitches: 5 min flash pitch + judges feedback
network Networking & Dinner: Mingle with like-minded entrepreneurs

 

Pitch your business!

Are you a startup & up for the challenge? Practice & pitch to a panel of serial entrepreneurs, venture capitalists and industry experts, who will provide constructive feedback.

 
Speaker Info:

Steen Puggaard

Steen Puggaard, former CEO of famous fried chicken fast food chain 4FINGERS, brings  with  him  over  20  years  of  experience  with  prominent  brands  in  the  F&B  industry  such  as  McDonalds,  Burger  King  and  Les  Amis.   

Steen was awarded “Executive of the Year – Food & Beverage Award in the Singapore Business Review Management Excellence Awards 2016” and “Editor’s Choice Award for Individual Achievement 2018“, by the Singapore Business Review and the editorial bench of QSR Media.

A  native  of  Denmark,  Steen  is  a  graduate  of  Copenhagen  Business  School  with  a  Bachelor’s  degree  in  Business  Administration.  He  is  also  a  qualified  advertising  photographer  and  an  avid  amateur  athlete  and  private  pilot.  His  pastimes  include  rowing,  running,  swimming  and  cycling. (LinkedIn)

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Agenda

Time

Activities

6.30pm

Registration 

7.00pm

Founders AMA (Ask Me Anything!)

7.45pm

Startups Flash Pitch (5 min pitch, 3 min Q&A, 3 min feedback)

8.30pm onwards

Light refreshment & Networking Sessions

 

IMPORTANT NOTICE: Admission is by registration only and Rights of admission reserved!

Note: Registration with SMU email account for SMU Staff, Faculty & Students is required. 

DATE:
Start: Monday, 24 Sep 2018 18:30 PM
End: Monday, 24 Sep 2018 20:30 PM
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