Smart business Asia – Share intent early

It takes commitment and a different kind of mindset to be a part of this global change. It is an exciting time to be in business in Australia … we are close to the new economic growth engine of the world – Asia. The pace of change in nations such...

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Services

Navigation Provide essential background briefings and ongoing guidance for business that is considering investment between Australia and Asia. Ensure clear communication between parties with different cultural contexts, and assist in creating a respectful environment while developing new networks. Strategy of Engagement Tailor a communication plan between you and a potential business...

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Bisnis Asia

“I had the pleasure to work with Helen on PEI’s Agri Investor Australia Forum in Melbourne 2016, in which she worked in the capacity of chairperson. The chairing role is of key importance in terms of building event momentum keeping our audience stimulated and involved.

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Fintech in Indonesia … Australia..?

The rapid change in the fintech space, particularly in a country like Indonesia, is a good example of how a western business mindset will need to adapt if it wants to be a part of the action. The question is where Australia’s know-how and expertise might work in Asian markets...

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Young talent for smarter Asia-related business

July 2017 There is a world of opportunity in Asia, and business knows this. There is also considerable uncertainty, especially for those with no experience of or knowledge of the region.  There are people that can help navigate the unknowns. Give them an opportunity to use their skills, and they...

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Podcast on Australian & Asia

Currently in production are a series of podcasts with experts, colleagues and businesses sharing their experiences about Australia’s engagement with Asia, where is it good, and where it could be better.  We would love to have your thoughts on the important topics that could be covered. For instance, tapping into Asian...

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Why bother with relationships?

I would like to recommend the services of Helen Brown and Bisnis Asia. From my experience in conducting business in Indonesia, assistance from those who understand the culture and provide avenues to access quality contacts and build relationships is invaluable when endeavouring to set up a business in a timely...

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Post Election Follow Up

The quick counts of the Jakarta Governor election have marked the re-emergence of an elite political force in Indonesia, and shown that religion can be used to swing votes. What this means for Indonesia is likely to play out over the next two years in the lead-up to the presidential...

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The Battle for Jakarta

Anyone doing business in Asia needs to keep across the political undercurrents of the country they are interested in. And at the moment business in Indonesia is keeping a close eye on the tough battle being fought for the position as Governor of Jakarta, Indonesia’s capital city.

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