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Hiro Tien
Brunei Businessman Breaks the Mold at MIT Bootcamp

For Hiro Tien, an ambitious entrepreneur from the South-East Asian nation of Brunei, the constraints of a tiny home market were fast becoming apparent. Having established several successful ventures in the oil-dependent nation of just 500,000 – including a leading e-commerce company and a fast-growing escape-games business – Tien sought new ways to expand to…

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Nidhi Sharma
Bringing the Bootcamp Experience back to India

Nidhi Sharma began her entrepreneurial journey in India. After graduating from college with an Electrical Engineering degree, she founded Ukhaad Electronics, which runs workshops and training to introduce colleges and schools in India to STEM subjects. Nidhi Sharma’s business was profitable and growing, but she felt she needed a unique education in entrepreneurship and innovation…

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Arsalan Lodhi
Going From a Struggling to Sustainable Business

Arsalan Lodhi invested heavily into the development of his product and service offering without validating that customers needed it and was quickly running out of capital. He knew he had to change his sales approach. He began reading Disciplined Entrepreneurship: 24 Steps to a Successful Startup, by Bill Aulet, Managing Director of the Martin Trust…

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Becky Ellis

Video Producer Rebekah Ellis is our one-woman video team. Becky comes from Cincinnati, Ohio, America’s heartland. She has an MFA in Film Production from Boston University, though she is primarily credentialed in the study of obscure pop culture trivia. Her greatest achievement has been the adoption of the world’s cutest puppy, Bowie the Pug, followed…

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Francis Nah

Program Manager Francis was a Program Manager from February-December 2016. He has progressively grown to be the heart and Seoul of the team by working on two Bootcamps (and counting) and partially translating the Entrepreneurship MOOCs into Korean. The high level of energy and dedication within the Bootcamp family truly inspire him to think about what is…

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Chi-Chu Tschang

Founder emeritus Chi-Chu Tschang is founder emeritus of the MIT Global Entrepreneurship Bootcamp. He returned to MIT from JP Morgan’s equity research team in Hong Kong. He has also worked on four startups out of MIT. In his first career, Chi-Chu was an award-winning journalist, who covered China for BusinessWeek, the Straits Times, Bloomberg and…