ProductTank #28: Transferable Skills in Product Management

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SPH News Centre

1000 Toa Payoh North · Singapore

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Event space on the left of main entrance Nearest MRT station: Braddell

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Ever wondered what are the required skills in Product Management? How can prior experience be transferred across different domains?

Join us for July's meetup where we have three product managers to share how they've applied transferable skills to break into Product Management, and move across different industries.


18:30 - Registration + networking

19:00 - Introductions

19:05 - Forge Your Own Path into Product Management by Suchi Dey

19:40 - Fireside Chat with Gaurav Sachdeva and Zhibo Sun

20:15 - More networking

20:45 - Go Home

-Forge Your Own Path into Product Management-

Speaker Bio:

Suchi is a product manager at DocDoc, Asia’s first AI-based doctor discovery platform. Prior to transitioning to product management, she was a strategy consultant at M-brain. In the past, she has worked for Deloitte as a business consultant and has established an e-commerce business in India from the ground up. She has an MBA from the National University of Singapore with several years of experience in leading teams as a functional and strategic advisor across various verticals including healthcare, e-commerce, and TMT.

Fireside Chat:
-Wearing the Product Manager Hat Across Industries-

Speakers Bio:

Gaurav Sachdeva is SPH's first Chief Product Officer (CPO). As CPO, he oversees the entire company's product strategy and growth across the SPH's digital media businesses. Prior to that, Gaurav helmed key product roles in technology companies which included, Grab as Head of Product, Autodesk and Adobe Systems. Gaurav has master degrees in Computer Science from Cambridge University as well as a MBA from the Indian School of Business.

Zhibo Sun is currently the Head of Product for GrabFood, the food delivery service that Grab is offering in 6 countries across the region. Prior to that, Zhibo headed the product team for Transport, Passenger Experience and Driver Experience tech families at Grab and launched various popular products such as GrabShare, GrabHitch, JustGrab, GrabNow, etc. in different markets. Before joining Grab, Zhibo led the product team at Sea Group (formerly known as Garena) with product portfolio consisting of Garena Plus, Garena Mobile, BeeTalk, AirPay and many more. Zhibo holds degrees from Massachusetts Institute of Technology and National University of Singapore.