EP 220 – Daan van Rossum – CEO of FlexOS and Dreamplex – Letting Work Come to the People

by | Jul 30, 2022

The Asia Tech Podcast had an interesting conversation with Daan van Rossum, the CEO of FlexOS and Dreamplex.
 
Some of the topics Daan covered:
 
  • Wanting to be an entrepreneur from an early age
  • Leaving a good job in marketing strategy because he was not growing professionally
  • The complexity of building businesses in Southeast Asia
  • The entrepreneurial drive of Vietnam’s younger generation
  • The extent to which work and workplaces are evolving
  • Dreamplex and FlexOS
Other titles we considered for this episode:
 
  1. What Employees Want Need to Be Front and Center
  2. Building Workspaces Where People Live
  3. Now Anyone Can Work From Anywhere
  4. I’ve Somehow Made It to 7 Years in One City, One Country
This episode was produced by Isabelle Goh.

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