A Fireside Chat with Eric Alexander


Don't miss this opportunity to hear directly from Eric Alexander, Uber Asia-Pacific Head who will be making a pit stop in Cyberjaya in an event brought to you by MaGIC on February 25th. You can also meet a lot of startups and entrepreneurs in a cosy setting.

Eric will share insights into Uber’s history and strategies leading up to its success, as well as current legal roadblocks in the Asian market, especially the recent taxi-industry opposition. However, that didn't stop Uber from its plan to expand in all 21 Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) member economies by working closely with governments and regulators to establish the right framework.

Get to know how Philipines is seen as the best framework and transport regulations in the world as a country that embraced the Uber model, and what is their marketing strategy to increase awareness particularly in Hong Kong, Indonesia, Malaysia and Singapore.

Join us to glean valuable insights about what makes a successful product, learn about the importance of company culture, and enjoy mingling with like-minded individuals at the networking session after.

Slots are limited, so be sure to register your interest soon!

This event is proudly brought to you by MaGIC and free to attend.


Time and Date

Thursday, February 25th, 6 - 8 pm


5.30-6.00: Registration

6.00-7.00: Fireside chat with Eric Alexander

7.00-7.30: Q&A

7.30 onwards: Networking

See you on February 25th!

Eric Alexander is the current President of Business at Uber Asia, where he takes charge of the development & implementation of Uber’s growth strategy in the Asian region.

Before joining Uber, Eric served as VP of Business Development for Flipboard, performing the tasks of business development strategy & forming international partnerships.

Eric also formerly served at Eric Alexander Consulting (a strategic sales consultant company) holding the position of President from 2009 to 2010.

Eric has also spent 8 years as the Vice President of Tellme Networks, a subsidiary of the Microsoft Corporation.

Eric specializes in business development, strategic partnerships, sales, start-ups, product management as well as many other various fields.

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