03 May 2016

Crosby Expert Series: Big Data & Business Transformation

From sports event organizers (I.e. Wisdom Sports ), sport shoes manufacturers (i.e. 361 Degrees) extending to agricultural financial services (i.e. National Agricultral Holding), the term “BIG DATA” has been the subject of hype in the investment community in the past few years.

While investors do not have doubts on the companies’ ability in tracking and collecting data, means to monetize from such data remain rather fuzzy.

Want to learn more from one of the most successful serial entrepreneur in this space?

CROSBY Securities is honored to have Mr. Andy Ann, Founder and CEO of NDN Group, one of the region’s fastest growing group of companies in digital media, and a leading provider of total broad-based digital solutions to come in and chat with us. Topics to be discussed include practical implications for Big Data, VR/IR as well as adoption of such technologies into actionable intelligence in the "Old Economy"/"O2O" settings.

Speaker's Biography

Andy graduated from University of British Columbia in Canada and he acquired his EMBA degree at The Chinese University of Hong Kong. Over the years he has been awarded with several honours including Hong Kong's Top 10 Innovative Entrepreneur in 2005, Winner for Innovation and Creativity by the Hong Kong General Chamber of Commerce in 2006, Young Entrepreneur Winner of the DHL ,SCMP Hong Kong Business Award in 2008 and Young Entrepreneur Winner by Piaget in 2013.

Andy Ann (安宇昭)is the founder and CEO of NDN GROUP, a digital media and advertising firm established in 2002. Led by his personal mantra of ‘Xtreme Entrepreneurship’, Andy has been iconic in spearheading a portfolio of over 17 start-ups in regional and global markets, spanning across industry sectors of technology, mobile, media and education on new media, digital marketing, mobile, social media, e-commerce, big-data solutions and strategic content management .

He has guided NDN to become an expanding and profitable enterprise with a diversified group of global clients in the consumer products, telecommunications and entertainment industries.  Andy also founded Darizi.com, a Web 2.0 wedding portal for China. In 2008, Andy founded HotMob, which is now one of the leading mobile advertising companies in  Hong Kong with over 4 billion mobile impressions. In 2008, Andy founded Hot Mob, which is now one of the leading mobile advertising companies in Hong Kong with over 4 billion  mobile impressions.

Event Details:

Date: May 12th, 2016 (Thur)
Time: 4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Speaker: Mr. Andy Ann, Founder and CEO, NDN Group
Venue: Bridges Central, 20th Floor Central Tower, 28 Queen's Road Central, Central, Hong Kong

If you are interested to learn more about the event details, please contact us via email or phone at sales@crosby.com or (852) 3476 2898.

 

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