Startup Grind: Vishen Lakhiani

When: Thu, September 25, 7pm – 10pm, 2014
Where: Mindvalley A-29-12 Menara UOA Bangsar, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Admission: MYR 15
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Vishen Lakhiani started Mindvalley with $700 and a beat up Toshiba laptop in a Starbucks. In 10 years, with zero VC money, loans or government grants, he’s built a company worth over $100M USD that employes 200 people in 4 countries. Outside Mindvalley, within Malaysia, Vishen co-founded Dealmates. It successfully raised US$2 million in venture capital funding from Intel Capital. In early 2014, Dealmates.com was acquired by the iBuy Group and was successfully listed on the Australian Stock Exchange. [Photo: sivoham.nl]