WiT Virtual Examines COVID-19 Through the Lens of Investors

As travel grinds to a halt due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, Web in Travel’s “Unity in Crisis” series has gone virtual, lanching online events that will generate insightful discussion and debate by diving into timely topics impacting the industry.

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The upcoming episode, Through The Lens of Investors, will air Wednesday, April 1 from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. SGT (Tuesday, March 31 from 11 p.m. to 12 a.m. ET)

The hour-long event will be moderated by WiT Founder Yeoh Siew Hoon and feature a trio of investors—Hian Goh, Co-founder and Partner, Openspace Ventures; Timothy Hughes, Vice President, Corporate Development, Agoda and Kuo-Yi Lim, Managing Partner, Monk’s Hill Ventures—who will share their unique perspectives on the ongoing COVID-19 crisis.

With travel and tourism industry-related stocks taking a huge hit in recent weeks, this week’s WiT Virtual will focus on a number of key questions, including how investors in Asia currently view the impact; how they are advising their portfolio companies to weather it and the responsibility of investors at this moment in time.

Click here to register for Through The Lens of Investors.

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