Third culture kid
80% startups 20% media & content creation
I do ops and growth in early stage startups
- I build teams & operational processes, hired 150+ people in my career across 3 continents
- Job titles: EIR, VP Ops, Head of Ops
- Currently Head of Ops and working on my own startup!
Media & content
🇬🇧 Currently Head of Operations at a London based data engineering startup
– Scaling, hiring and building across Europe and Asia
🇺🇸 Formerly Entrepreneur in Residence & VP of Ops at TubeScience, Los Angeles
– Joined as an early employee, hired ± 90 people in 2 years, built teams and operational processes
– Watched and produced hundreds of DTC FB video ads
🇻🇳 Founder of Saigon Comic Con
– My first company and the first Comic Con in Vietnam with 10k attendees and 80 employees
– Trademarked it, but only did one year because had to finish college
📖 Wrote a memoir
– Called Outsider and it’s coming out in the Czech Republic in September 2021
✌️ Studied at the University of Southern California, Los Angeles
– B.S. in Business Administration
🎬 Studied Improv at the Groundlings and Method Acting at The Lee Strasberg Institute in Hollywood, Los Angeles
🇨🇿 Born and raised in the Czech Republic to Vietnamese parents but left Czech a while ago
🌎 Lived in Los Angeles (6 years), Switzerland (5 months), Ho Chi Minh City (±2 years), London (±1 year), Prague (hometown)
👩🏻💻 Now I work remotely and don’t have a base
What I’m good at / can help you with
- Short form videos like DTC ads and TikTok. I love making things go viral.
- Hiring – not a recruiter, but always ended up doing it. I can hire anyone you need anywhere on the planet
- Scaling a fast growing startup. I have done it 3 times.
- Cultural nuances and building an international company. I’ve worked on 3 continents.
- Anything early stage startups in general
My next 3 goals:
- Build another company of my own
- Create more content on TikTok
- Meet inspiring people! Especially ambitious startup founders and content creators, but really anyone with big goals, please talk to me 🙂