East Asia is one of the most dynamic and technologically advanced regions in the world. That is why our market exploration program focuses on this region. We offer market exploration trips in China, Japan, and Vietnam and provide you with a diverse partner network, including over 70 partner universities and institutions located in these countries. We accompany you from your first steps to your internationalization strategy. With our qualification offers, you can explore different markets for your products, and our competent partners and mentors raise awareness for the opportunities and risks of your internationalization journey.
Martin Gothe is a consultant, lecturer and mentor with many years of international experience and our contact for startups interested in the Chinese market. He is our representative in Shanghai, conducts market reconnaissance trips and can establish contacts directly on site for startups interested in founding
He works as a lecturer and consultant for the SEPT Competence Center (SME Promotion and Training) at the Leipzig University and develops various qualification formats for international students, people interested in founding a company and start-ups. In particular, he is the contact person for the market exploration trips to Vietnam.
Valerie Daldrup has many years of experience in various international projects, especially in cooperation with Asia, and has worked for various associations, international companies and research institutions. She is responsible for the coordination of the subproject at the University of Jena and is the contact person for people interested in founding a company and startups with an interest in internationalization, especially Japan.