Pieter Kemps

Principal @SEQUOIA

Pieter joined Sequoia in 2014 and advises on investments across Consumer Internet, Fintech and Software companies in Southeast Asia. He currently serves on the Board of Fave, Nugit, FundingSocieties, 90 Seconds, HealthEngine, and Insider and also works closely with Online Pajak, Cardup, Circles and Trusting Social. Pieter previously launched a startup, worked at an incubator, and held various leadership roles at leading tech companies across Europe and Asia. Prior to Sequoia, he worked at Amazon Web Services, where he was responsible for Amazon’s business with VC’s, Accelerators, and the broader startup ecosystem across Asia. Having lived and worked in Amsterdam, Madrid, and Tokyo, Pieter currently resides in Singapore with his wife and two daughters. He holds an MBA (High Honors) from University of Chicago Booth School of Business, where he specialized in Entrepreneurship and Venture Capital

1:20-2:00PM SGT, Keynote

APAC

Chaos by Sequoia

Is the world moving towards order or chaos? How does the current situation impact the developed world and emerging markets differently? Established companies versus startups? Pieter shares his thoughts on how to deal with ambiguity and the opportunities that might arise during chaotic transformations like the COVID19 pandemic. Since we are living in a new reality, let’s explore how to make the most of the ongoing shifts in industry, regulations, and new digital behaviors.

1:20-2:00AM EST, Keynote

USA/LATAM

Chaos by Sequoia and Insider.

Is the world moving towards order or chaos? How does the current situation impact the developed world and emerging markets differently? Established companies versus startups? Pieter shares his thoughts on how to deal with ambiguity and the opportunities that might arise during chaotic transformations like the COVID19 pandemic. Since we are living in a new reality, let’s explore how to make the most of the ongoing shifts in industry, regulations, and new digital behaviors.

7:20-8:00AM CEST, Keynote

EMEA

Chaos by Sequoia and Insider.

Is the world moving towards order or chaos? How does the current situation impact the developed world and emerging markets differently? Established companies versus startups? Pieter shares his thoughts on how to deal with ambiguity and the opportunities that might arise during chaotic transformations like the COVID19 pandemic. Since we are living in a new reality, let’s explore how to make the most of the ongoing shifts in industry, regulations, and new digital behaviors.