Florian Bohnert Interviews Kia Parsai (Founder, Shanghai Love Brewing) at Startup Grind

October 26, 2017 / 6:00 PM

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[Fireside Chat]

Join our fireside chat with Kia Parsai, the founder & CEO of Shanghai Love Brewing Company. After only one year, Shanghai Love has become one of the leading craft beer brands in China, and Kia is helping shape the quickly expanding craft beer market.

加入我们与Kia Parsai的炉边谈话,他是申爱酿造公司的创始人和CEO,仅用一年时间就打造出了这个中国领先的啤酒品牌,为迅速发展的工艺啤酒市场做出了卓越贡献。

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The 2017 Caohejing Carnival will be held in Shanghai Caohejing Hi-tech Park Innovation Center from October 23rd to 27th, during which the main activities including the opening and closing ceremonies, special industry competition, and other derivative activities will be unveiled on the 26th-27th.


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Startup Grind是全球最大的独立创业社区,在200多个城市中积极地启蒙、激励和连接着约100万名创业者。自2013年以来,我们一直努力着在上海为创业者建立起一个社区。

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Mia is on the investment team of a global healthcare tech leader. Previously she worked in Chinese outbound M&A. She has a passion for entrepreneurship. Mia任职于一家全球医疗技术领先机构的投资团队,此前工作于中国的海外并购领域,对创业充满激情。

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As employee 37 in Mobike, Florian sweats hard for evangelizing their solution across the globe, striving to provide a more sustainable means of transportation to the world.作为摩拜单车的第37名员工,Florian竭力在全球范围推广他们的解决方案 - 为全世界提供更加可持续的交通方式。

Rachel innovates through 3 angles: running her startup Lihaoma, leading Shanghai University's global entrepreneurship program and participating to Chinaccelerator Batch 11. Rachel热衷于创新:她运营着创业公司礼好吗,领导着上海大学的全球创业项目,并参与着中国加速的创新项目。

Joyce works at frog, striving to uncover user insights and translating them into compelling products, services and experiences for world class clients. Joyce任职于跨国设计与战略咨询公司frog,竭力发掘用户意见,并将其转化为引人注目的产品、服务和用户体验,服务于世界级的客户。

Simon co-founded Saucepan, an online-to-offline healthy food delivery start-up based in Shanghai that aims to bring more transparency to the food supply chain here in China. Simon联合创办了Saucepan, 一家位于上海的从线上到线下的健康食品外卖公司,旨在使中国食品供应链变得更加透明。


Kia Parsai (Shanghai Love Brewing Company)

Kia Parsai

Founder & CEO - Shanghai Love Brewing Company

Kia Parsai is the founder & CEO of Shanghai Love Brewing Company. After only one year, Shanghai Love has become one of the leading craft beer brands in China, and Kia is helping shape the quickly expanding craft beer market.

Kia Parsai是申爱酿造公司的创始人和CEO,仅用一年时间就打造出了这个中国领先的啤酒品牌,为迅速发展的工艺啤酒市场做出了卓越贡献。

Kia has been in the F&B industry since his years operating his family business in his hometown of Santa Barbara, where he held the largest retail accounts in the state for all major beer brands. After his Master from the University of Oxford, Kia moved to Brazil to pursue his dream of developing a craft beer brand abroad.


He moved to Shanghai in 2012 in order to explore expansion for the Brazilian retail operation, but after further research he decided to follow his true passion of setting up his own brand. Kai's first project was a hit, co-founding the number 1 rated international restaurant in Wuhan (Noi). After parting ways with his previous partners and with limited experience in small scale beer production, he found his next passion project, Shanghai Love. Now, after taking strict control of every process in his business from brewing to branding and everything in between, Kia is steaming ahead at full speed and aims to take his brand across China and beyond.

Kia于2012年移居上海,初衷是为了探索他在巴西零售业务的扩张,但进一步研究后他决定追随自己内心真正的激情所在 - 建立自己的品牌。他随即做的第一个项目便名声大噪 - 在武汉联合创办了排名第一的国际餐厅Noi。在与之前的合作伙伴分道扬镳后,尽管在小型啤酒生产方面的经验有限,他还是创建了如今这个品牌 - 申爱。现在,通过对从酝酿到品牌,以及对过程中所有业务的严格控制,Kia正全速前进,为打造全中国甚至国际知名的品牌奋斗。

Date and Time
October 26, 2017
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Room 101, Building 4-5, No.1036 Tianlin Road 田林路1036号科技绿洲三期4-5楼101室
Shanghai, 200012
6:00 pm Networking and Food
7:00 pm Fireside Chat
8:00 pm Networking

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