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Patrick Turner Memorial Event

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Join us for a dynamic ‘Entrepreneurship & VC in Asia’ Panel Discussion, followed by a Networking & Social Hour, in honour of the late Patrick Turner, and in association with the INSEAD Entrepreneurship Club & the INSEAD Alumni Fund (IAF).

Tuesday 28 June, from 7pm, at the INSEAD Singapore Campus

The session will feature a diverse panel of seasoned Entrepreneurs and VC’s, followed by Q & A, a chance to meet and network with the panelists, and an auction. 
Moderator: Esteemed Professor Randel Carlock, The Berghmans Lhoist Chaired Professor of Entrepreneurial Leadership, and also a Senior Affiliate Professor of Entrepreneurship and Family Enterprise. Dr Carlock researches & teaches based on his experience as a CEO, management professor, consultant and psychotherapist.

Panelists Include:

Jayesh Parekh: Managing Partner at Jungle Ventures, a Pan-Asian Venture Capital fund. Jayesh is also Co-Founder of Sony Entertainment Television, a major television network of Sony Pictures Entertainment, as well as an Entrepreneur-in-Residence at INSEAD and member of TiE Angels and Indian Angel Network.
Will Klippgen: Managing Partner, Cocoon Capital. Will has invested in over 25 digital startups, primarily based in Singapore, and he also recently launched Singapore’s newest seed fund, Cocoon Capital. He is also Managing Partner at INSEADAlum Ventures, and recent successes include and
   Alex Ng: Managing Director of Spaze Ventures Pte Ltd, where he leads the investment to help entrepreneurs launch & grow their startup. He was previously the VP of Korvac Holdings, a regional technology company named ‘Most Impactful in Asia’, and prior to that was Manager & Team Lead with International Enterprise Singapore. 
To receive a personal invitation to this exciting event, please take 2 minutes to donate here, choosing your country and then the Designation ‘MBA78 Endowed Patrick Turner Venture Competition’. Your entire donation will go to supporting this worthy initiative! With any questions, email Virginia Brumby.Thanks to the many of you who have already lent your generous support to the endowed Fund for the MBA78 Endowed Patrick Turner Venture Competition, in memory of our much-loved entrepreneurship Professor and mentor. Additional support would be much appreciated as it will allow the Competition to be an even bigger success!
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