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New South Wales

Sydney: June 2018 Monthly SME Roundtable with Eva Zhang, CEO and Pei Jia, Marketing Director, Jessica's Suitcase

21 June 2018

Event Details

Date: 21 June 2018
Time: 8:00am - 9:00am 
Venue: Swaab Attorneys, Level 4/20 Hunter St, Sydney NSW 2000
Price: Free of charge for members and non-members 
Guest Experts: Eva Zhang, CEO and Pei Jia, Marketing Director, Jessica's Suitcase

Non-members are permitted to attend the roundtable up to two times.
Please ensure you have enough business cards - we recommend 30 business cards on hand.

For more information, please call 9247 0349. 

Event Overview

Our popular SME Roundtable is an opportunity to workshop your Chinese business issues, challenges and opportunities and to hear practical business advice from knowledgeable and China-experienced ACBC members and guest experts. 

Guest experts

Ms Eva Zhang, CEO, Jessica's Suitcase

Previously Managing Director of Wattle Hill Capital, Eva has unique knowledge of investments and e-commerce retail in China and is a pioneer of the Australia- China cross-border e-commerce industry. Since her leadership of Jessica's Suitcase, sales for 'Double 11‘ and ‘Double 12' grew by 247% and 1,090% respectively in 2017.

Eva has worked with iconic Australian brands such as Penfolds, Sukin, Freedom Foods, Caprilac, QV, Jack n' Jill and Aptamil, cementing Jessica's Suitcase as one of Alibaba's most important T-Mall Global stores from Australia.

Prior to moving back to Australia in 2014, she worked in investment banking for Macquarie Capital in Beijing and Credit Suisse in Greater China.

Mr Pei Jia, Marketing Director, Jessica's Suitcase

Pei has more than 15 years of experience in strategic marketing to build success of leading consumer goods brands among Chinese consumers. Worked with several global consumer brands including Unilever, Reckitt Benckiser and Beiersdorf to build their success in China for more than 12 years, and his recent work with Sanofi Consumer Health to build their bone health brand Ostelin into the Number 1 kids bone health brand in the export space.


Moderator

David Thomas, CEO of Think Global Consulting

Keynote speaker, thought leader and business futurist, David Thomas is well-known throughout the Asia Pacific for his experience, credibility and deep understanding of China and Asia. With a successful history of forging global business relationships, David helps leaders, entrepreneurs and investors solve the China puzzle.