From Surfing Pro to Startup Founder: Diving into Tipi Jabrik's Next Venture

Thursday, September 7, 2023, 10:30 AM – 1:00 PM UTC

Join StartUp Grind Bali on September 7th at 6pm for a fireside chat with surf pro Tipi Jabrik! He will be introducing his new mobile application, Soorfinc, and discussing the route from being on the beach everyday to an entrepreneur in Indonesia.

In-person event
Fireside Chat

About this event

Join us for an inspiring evening with Tipi Jabrik, a visionary entrepreneur who has seamlessly woven his passion for surfing 🏄🏽‍♂️ into a thriving business empire. In this fireside chat, Tipi will take us on a journey from his childhood dreams to becoming a trailblazing entrepreneur, sharing valuable insights 💡 and lessons along the way.

As the founder and managing director of Asian Surf Co. & Earth Island, Tipi has masterfully blended his love for the ocean 🌊 with his business acumen, creating not just a career but a way of life. He'll dive into his experiences of building successful ventures and discuss how he balances his unwavering passion for surfing with the challenges of managing startups. 👨🏽‍💻

Through personal anecdotes and candid conversations, Tipi will reveal the pivotal moments that shaped his journey, the obstacles he conquered, and the strategic decisions that propelled his businesses to success. Whether you're an aspiring entrepreneur, a surfing enthusiast, or someone eager to learn from a visionary leader, this event promises to offer valuable insights into the world of startups, entrepreneurship, and the power of following your passion.

Don't miss the opportunity to gain a unique perspective on turning dreams into reality, as Tipi shares his story of building thriving businesses while riding the waves of innovation. Join us for an evening that's bound to leave you inspired and motivated to carve your own path to success.

Here's the agenda for the evening 📆

6:30 PM: Registration opens at the venue

6:30 PM - 6:50 PM: Networking & mingling, warm-up & drinks

6:50 PM - 8:00 PM: Fireside Chat with Tipi Jabrik

8:00 PM - 8:15 PM: Q&A session with the Tipi Jabrik

8:30 PM - 9:30 PM: More mingling with drinks & food!

10:00 PM: Doors close


100% profit of the available ticket proceeds will go to a friend of the Bali Surfing Community - Cacho. Read more, here.

Startup Grind Bali is run as a non-profit endeavor by volunteers. Thanks to Gustav Grün, Island Brewing, and Kore Culture Labs for their F&B support.

Startup Grind is the world's largest community of startups, founders, innovators, and creators. Our mission is to give startups everywhere the education and opportunities they need to build, grow, and scale their companies. We believe in making friends, not contacts, giving first, not taking, and helping others before helping ourselves.

Join us on September 7th, and let's pave the way for a more diverse and inclusive entrepreneurial ecosystem. If you can't make it but would like to be notified of future events, please subscribe to our newsletter so that you can learn about the future events we will be hosting. See you there!

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  • Tipi Jabrik

    Asian Surf Co & Co-Founder of Earth Island

    Managing Director of Asian Surf Co & Co-Founder of Earth Island



Thursday, September 7, 2023
10:30 AM – 1:00 PM UTC

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  • Shelby Mahoney




  • Florian Bohnert

    Startup Grind Bali


  • Madeleine Madeleine

    Startup Grind Bali