Why Lazada vs. Shopee Is Faster Horse vs. Better Jockey (Jeff’s Asia Tech Class – Podcast 40)

In this class, I talk how to fairly basic platform business models (Shopee, Lazada) compete. As the capabiltiies and strategies are similar this is mostly about operational performance and management over time.

You can listen here or at iTunes, Google Podcasts and Himalaya.

This is part of Learning Goals: Level 6, with a focus on:
  • #23: SMILE Operational Marathon

Concepts for this class:

  • Multihoming
  • Management Track Record and Incentives

Companies for this class:

  • Lazada
  • Shopee


I write and speak about digital China and Asia’s latest tech trends.

I also teach Jeff’s Asia Tech Class, an online course and daily commentary for busy executives on Asia tech and China’s digital leaders.

  • My online class offers:
    • Deeper insights into workings of the tech giants of China and Asia.
    • Executive training in the strategies and tactics of advanced digital strategy.
    • A unique view from the ground – and behind the scenes – of digital China.
  • And the class is condensed to just 70 minutes a week – so even very busy executives can do it.

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