FREE_Borderless Digital Payment in Internationalisation


Cross-border payments have played a major role in keeping the world economy moving at a time of unprecedented turmoil. It is important for businesses to get paid to help them weather the economic storm of COVID-19 and come out stronger on the other side. The pandemic has also forced businesses to look at new opportunities for business globally or plan to do more international business than they had before.

Join us in this webinar to find out how you can tap on Paypal payment platforms when expanding your business into new international markets.  Business owners can also upskill their workforce through the government funded PCP for Internationalisation Professionals and the various SkillsFuture initiatives and programmes to support their business transformation.



9.45 am

Zoom Waiting Room Opens

Registered participants are encouraged to join the webinar early

10.00 am

Ecommerce Trends in the Future

Presented by: Mr Rakesh Krishnamuti, Head of Enterprise Sales, Southeast Asia, PayPal

  • Key internationalisation trends and the first steps that enterprises could take to bring their businesses overseas
  • Case studies/success stories of enterprises that have used PayPal’s platform for financial payment in overseas markets


Fraud and Risk Management
Risk Management Overview
Identifying and Understanding risk
Implementing a strategy appropriate to your business

Fraud Prevention and Detection
Developing an ethical culture
Indicators and tools for prevention and detection

Corporate response
Templates and guides on Policy and Process
Monitoring and reporting, essential elements in fraud management


Presented by: Dr Jason Turner is an Associate Professor and Head of the School of Business at Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation, Malaysia and Mr Andrew Manassee is the eCommerce Manager at Genashtim Innovative Learning

11.15 am

Professional Conversion Programme-Internationalisation Professionals

Presented by: Mr Elizabeth Wee, Assistant Manager, SBI, Singapore Business Federation

11.30 am

Questions & Answers

11.45 am


Who should attend?

C-level Executives, Managing Directors and General Managers who wish to move beyond the Singapore market.

Speaker Profile

Based in Singapore, Rakesh is responsible for driving PayPal’s large merchant portfolio growth across Southeast Asia. Operating in one of the most dynamic regions within Asia, he oversees a team that is focused on empowering customers in a range of industries to leverage PayPal’s full stack payments platform for cross-border expansion. 

With over 20 years of experience in the consumer and merchant payments industry, covering product development, sales, relationship management and business development, Rakesh has spoken on topics that include changing consumer expectations, the evolving retail landscape, and the impact of digital payments. In between corporate stints at Citibank, NETS and leading Southeast Asia payments provider 2C2P, Rakesh also co-founded and ran a regional marketing consultancy that served Visa, SingTel, MasterCard & United Overseas Bank.

Dr Jason Turner is an Associate Professor and Head of the School of Business at Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation, Malaysia. As an academic for over 17 years he has held and holds a number of external positions and grants. His research is in the areas of human capital, investigating the graduate skills gap, enterprise education, and the digital learning space, which has resulted in a number of books, book chapters and peer-reviewed publications.