Startup to Tech Unicorn: A Journey with Lucy Liu, Co-Founder of Airwallex

This event is organised by Women in Business Committee of AustCham Shanghai supported by Australian Consulate General Shanghai and Ladies Who Tech


A company inspired by Melbourne coffee scene has become Australia’s newest tech unicorn, also is the highest-ranked Australia Fintech on KPMG’s top 50 Global Fintechs list in 2019. Airwallex is a financial tech company that offers integrated solutions for business cross-border transaction. Join AustCham Shanghai Women in Business Committee breakfast as we hear from Lucy Liu, Co-Founder and President of Airwallex.


8:30 am-9:00 am

Registration & Breakfast

9:00 am-9:05 am

Welcome and introduction Joanne Warrin (Women in Business Committee Chair)

9:05 am-9:10 am

Welcome Remarks (Australian Consulate Office in Shanghai)

9:10 am-9:40 am

Keynote Speech (Lucy Liu President & Co-Founder Airwallex)

9:40 am-10:10 am

Panel Discussion

10:30 am

Networking and Event Closes

Keynote Content:

Lucy’s background, study and work history before Airwallex

Journey of Airwallex, going from a start up to Tech Unicorn in 3 years

Global expansion, China strategy


Lucy Liu (President & Co-Founder of Airwallex)

Jill Tang (Co-Founder of Ladies Who Tech)

Puneet Kukreja (Partner, Chief Strategy Officer for Cyber of Deloitte China)

Jack Brady (moderate, CEO of AustCham Shanghai)

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