Meet Blake Larson, Head of International Growth for Hong Kong based same-day delivery service Lalamove. Blake has spent his career leading teams and overseeing operations during periods of high growth for both Fortune 500 companies and tech start-ups across four continents. In his current role, Blake oversees Lalamove’s business outside of Mainland China. In the past Blake served as the managing director of Rocket Internet’s Easy Taxi in Hong Kong and oversaw Business Development in the region from 2013 to 2014. He graduated from ESADE Business School in Spain and NUS in Singapore with an MBA, and University of Iowa with a BBA in Finance and Marketing.
On This Episode You’ll Learn:
As Lalamove scales throughout southeast asia, has Blake found that they’ve been able to replicate their Hong Kong playbook in other countries?
What are some of the biggest challenges in same day delivery logistics in china?
How does Lalamove encourage referrals with their product experience?
How has Blake seen the Hong Kong startup ecosystem evolve during his time there?