- BlackStorm Consulting recently wrapped up a long-awaited trip to Hong Kong. The journey was more than just a visit; it was an opportunity to connect with clients face-to-face, fostering relationships that had previously only existed in the digital realm. As the team stepped into the vibrant offices of Hong Kong startups, they brought their presence and a promise of endless possibilities in Southeast Asia
February 28, 2023: This adventure resulted from months of engagement with promising startups and scaleups in Hong Kong, facilitated by the invaluable support of HKSTP, the Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation.
The collaboration with BlackStorm Consulting’s network of partners expanded the horizons for these startups, stretching from the bustling streets of Singapore to the diverse markets of Malaysia and Thailand.
Sharing Insights, Unleashing Potential
Figure: Mr. Paddy Tan, Managing Partner of BlackStorm Consulting
At HKSTP, BlackStorm Consulting shared insights that went beyond borders. The team opened the doors to “A SEA of opportunities,” painting a vivid picture of the Southeast Asian market’s vast potential. Discussions delved deep into the intricacies of market entry strategies, guiding startups to success.
Figure: Ms. Jeslin Bay, Group CEO of BlackStorm Consulting
- Entering Southeast Asia
- Understanding the nuances of different markets
- Mastering the art of scaling businesses in Southeast Asia
A Gratitude-filled Journey
BlackStorm Consulting expressed profound gratitude to their clients and business partners as the trip concluded. The trust bestowed upon them and the unwavering support received were acknowledged with heartfelt appreciation.
Looking ahead, the focus remains on a shared vision: to scale more companies and help them expand their footprints in the dynamic landscapes of Southeast Asia. The journey does not end here; it is a steppingstone towards a future where collaborations know no boundaries and opportunities are boundless.
Figure: Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks
In the coming years, the echoes of this Hong Kong expedition will resonate in the successes of startups, the expansion of businesses, and the realization of dreams. It is a chapter in the story of growth, collaboration, and the endless potential that awaits those willing to explore, connect, and seize the opportunities that the world has to offer.
About BlackStorm Consulting
BlackStorm Consulting (http://blackstormco.asia) is a Singapore-based boutique growth consultancy firm specialising in corporate strategy, profit management and investment management. We scale businesses in Southeast Asia. Our clients and connections are internationally present and range from small and medium-sized businesses to MNCs to government agencies.
HKSTP (https://www.hkstp.org/), since its inception in 2002, has been a nurturing ground for successful Innovation and Technology (I&T) companies. Hong Kong Science & Technology Parks Corporation forged robust local and international partnerships, fostering a thriving community within their ecosystem. With over 20,000 people, 1,400+ I&T companies, 13,000+ R&D practitioners, and representation from 23 countries/regions, HKSTP stands as a vibrant hub.