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How to innovate in high-growth markets: Lessons from entrepreneurs in India

18 September 2016

Lee Clancy, SVP Product & Mobile Strategy at Naspers On a recent visit to India, it became increasingly apparent that the traditional tech dominance of Silicon Valley is giving way to regional centres of digital innovation.   I regularly travel to spend time with the diverse companies in... Read more


Building Change in the World: 5 Lessons from Naspers’ Mobile Summit 2016

5 September 2016

Lee Clancy, Senior Vice President of Product & Mobile Strategy.  One of the best things about working for an international organisation like Naspers is that we invest significant time and money in physically bringing people from across our companies together in the same room to share ideas... Read more


ShowMax turns one – here’s what we’ve learned so far

19 August 2016

For this post, we spoke with Naspers’ Barron Ernst about the subscription video on demand market in Africa in his role as Chief Product Officer for  ShowMax . Barron, tell us about ShowMax?  We launched ShowMax on 19 August 2015, hitting the ground running with Africa’s largest... Read more


Messaging apps: King Makers in the emerging world of chatbots

18 August 2016

Sebastiaan Vaessen, Head of Strategy at Naspers.  Messaging apps such as Whatsapp, Messenger and Snapchat have the potential to radically change the nature of competition in digital services.   An increasing number of companies are investigating chatbots to sell their services and... Read more


The hyper competitive world of mobile apps

18 August 2016

Sebastiaan Vaessen, Head of Strategy at Naspers.  In today’s world of mobile apps, businesses should play to win or go home. Leadership matters more than growth When it comes to internet companies, only market leaders make money. When the whole market is growing, such as what’s... Read more


Why Web Presence is Key to App Success

9 August 2016

Barron Ernst, Senior Director Mobile and Growth, Naspers.  Here’s a question: how important are websites in a mobile world?  Apps seem set to dominate the way customers interact with brands. In 2015, Apple’s App Store grew by 1,000 apps per day, and Google Play downloads are expected... Read more


How does technology innovation shape our world?

29 July 2016

Lee Clancy, SVP Product & Mobile Strategy at Naspers shares how technology has the power to address big societal needs. With Naspers’ focus on high-growth markets, we experience first-hand how technology enriches communities, every day, all over the world. Indeed, the most successful... Read more

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