Olivia Parker
Oct 13, 2017

“HK needs to innovate or we’ll all be dead in five years”

The time is ripe for entrepreneurs in Hong Kong to capitalise on the momentum provided by Carrie Lam’s tax breaks, said a panel of retailers hosted by Infiniti.

L-R: Infiniti's Dane Fisher, Elisa Harca of Red Ant Asia, Benoit Lavaud of Bluebell Group and David Castaneda of Visionaries 777

Hong Kong has a reputation as a shopping capital’, but unless its retail scene adapts soon, the city risks being eclipsed by innovations across the border, said panelists at a future consumer-themed event held by Infiniti in Hong Kong to mark the third iteration of the luxury car firm’s startup acceleration programme, Infiniti Lab’.

“We won’t be here anymore” was the blunt assessment of Elisa Harca, regional director of digital marketing firm Red Ant...

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