Global Entrepreneurship Network Thailand is hosted by GEN (Thailand) Co., Ltd. GEN Thailand functions as an entrepreneurship “hub” to bring together like minded people, communities and partner organizations to help inspire and engage Thai youths to consider entrepreneurship as a possible career option and to create opportunities to help startups and small businesses scale up for AEC in ways that are inclusive and sustainable.
GEN Thailand President's profile:
Dato' Steve Cheah is an entrepreneurial enabler, mentor and advisor with a demonstrated history in international trade and Business Development. A Strategic thinker and a professional graduated, he is an advisor to trade organisations, education institutions and leading corporations. As the president of the Global Entrepreneurship Network (GEN) Thailand, he works in collaboration and cooperates with private sectors, government ministries and agencies to support the development of SMEs and Startups promoting One Global Entrepreneurial Ecosystem for deeper cross border collaboration and initiatives between entrepreneurs, investors, researchers, policymakers and community leaders. He also co-hosts to a number of international events, conferences and global competitions in Thailand which includes Startup Thailand, Global Entrepreneurship Congress plus (GEC+) Bangkok, GEN Asia conference Bangkok, the Creative Business Cup (CBC) competition, Entrepreneurship World Cup (EWC), Pitch@Palace and others, with the aim to create opportunities by promoting the “internationalisation” of startups and SMEs both in Thailand and the ASEAN region whilst advocating “inclusive economics” and sustainable businesses development.