04 Apr '13, 8pm

Startup Grind Singapore Hosts Roger Egan, CEO & Co-founder at RedMart

Startup Grind Singapore Hosts Roger Egan, CEO & Co-founder at RedMart

. Born with an instinct to be an entrepreneur, Roger ran his first business at the age of 10 shoveling snow off his neighbors’ driveways, and even hired other kids to do it. However, he did not consider entrepreneurship as a serious career path to pursue until financial crisis hit. After graduation, investment banking or consulting were the two career choices that made sense to him. Roger spent more than 1 year as an Associate at Omega Capital, which he subsequently left. He then started an insurance brokerage company that went on to raise US$320 million in venture capital. While doing his master at INSEAD Asia campus, he met Vikram who then co-founded RedMart together with him, to solve a pain he faced with at his banking job: no time to buy groceries.

Full article: http://sgentrepreneurs.com/event/startup-grind-singapore-...

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