“Relying on oneself yields linear results. Together, we can bring about exponential results.”
Andrew Lau has been actively involved in startups, franchising, business modeling, speed-to-market navigation and people capital management.
He was previously in charge of regional business & people development for 22 countries in APAC for a NYSE-listed franchise company. His last experience includes being part of the VC team in leading, managing and strategizing the performance of over 16,000 front-line operators in the largest quick-service restaurant chain in Malaysia.
Andrew graduated with a professional Doctorate in Business Administration (UK), a MBA in Entrepreneurial Mgmt. (Aus.), and MSc in Training & HRM (UK). He was also with The Wharton School (USA) in the Entrepreneurship Acceleration Program, and the Advanced Management Program in Restaurant Management at Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore in collaboration with YUM! University (APAC).
After having learned, served and contributed to various leading enterprises undergoing different pivoting phases (both locally and abroad) in the last 25 years, Andrew is currently into mentoring and offering advisory services to SMEs and startups