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Blake Larson

Managing Director , Lalamove

Blake has spent his career leading teams and overseeing operations during periods of high growth for both Fortune 500 companies and tech start-ups across four continents. As Managing Director of Lalamove, Blake oversees Lalamove’s business outside of Mainland China including SEA, India and LATAM as it transforms same day delivery.

Formerly, Blake served as the managing director of Rocket Internet's Easy Taxi in Hong Kong and oversaw Business Development in the region from 2013 to 2014. He helped establish the business as one of the market leaders in Hong Kong, India, Indonesia and Singapore.

Prior to that, Blake co-founded and served as the managing director of Air Crew Club, a global marketplace for airline employees, from 2012 to 2013. Blake also served at the Clinton Foundation in their Global Health Finance Department in 2012. His primary role was to work with local government and funding partners to drive operational improvements to lower the cost of treatment.

Before that, Blake worked at Walgreens from 2004 to 2010, in various managerial roles across Finance, Marketing, and Market Strategy. His primary duties included guiding strategic growth and investments across the various divisions.

He graduated from ESADE Business School (Spain) and NUS (Singapore) with an MBA, and University of Iowa, USA with a BBA in Finance and Marketing.