$60 million raised for groceries: Introducing Roger Egan, Liu Nan and Yat Siu

$60 million raised for groceries: Introducing Roger Egan, Liu Nan and Yat Siu

December 8, 2015 by Claire Petersen

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Here at RISE HQ we’re already getting excited for the 2016 event. How could we not when we’ve got so many amazing speakers lined up?

Today we’re introducing three of these speakers. So, what do the people behind Redmart, Mia and Outblaze have in common? You guessed it – they’re all speaking at RISE.

Roger Egan – Co-Founder & CEO – Redmart


Roger and Vikram Rupanico-founded the online grocery store Redmart with seedfunding from Skype Co-Founder Toivo Annus in 2011. Since then, it’s gone on to raise a massive $60 million and is now looking to become an “everything store”.

As well as being an experienced entrepreneur, Roger has also worked as an investor, working for both Bank of America and Omega Capital.

Liu Nan – CEO – Mia


Mia is China’s largest baby and maternal online store and Liu is the woman behind it. Mia, or Miyabaobei as it’s also known, started on the online marketplace Taobao. However, the demand was so great that by 2013, Mia became a stand alone ecommerce store.

Satisfying China’s huge market has led to huge rewards, with the store recently raising a $20 million series B round


Yat Siu – Founder & CEO – Outblaze


Yat is the Founder and CEO of Outblaze, a digital services company that specialises in gaming and cloud technology. He also founded the mobile gaming company Animoca.

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About the Author

Claire Petersen
Claire is passionate about two things: Blogging and tech. Not a bad combination for a content coordinator at Ci. Claire writes blog posts for Web Summit, Collision and RISE.