Brian Wong, vice-president at the Alibaba Group, said that eFounders Fellowship Programme is helping startups understand a large scale market like China.
To reach the sustainable development goals, the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) teamed up with Jack Ma's Chinese multinational conglomerate Alibaba Group to support 1,000 entrepreneurs across developing countries.
The programme is open to Asian entrepreneurs in the digital and tech space who operate open platforms in ecommerce, logistics, Fin Tech, Big Data or tourism.
38 Asian entrepreneurs have successfully completed the fourth edition of the eFounders Fellowship. To discuss the initiative, Young Turks spoke with Brian Wong, vice-president at the Alibaba Group.