Inside The Growth Room of Nicha Angsusingha, Business Development Manager at Tencent

Nicha Angsusingha is a Business Development Manager at Tencent Thailand. Previously worked in management consulting and a fintech startup

 Nicha Angsusingha, Business Development Manager at Tencent

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1) To kickstart, could you share about your current role, what the company does and a bit about your career background?

I’m currently a Business Development Manager at Tencent. I’m responsible for the major share of media sales revenue and user subscription revenue for entertainment platforms in Thailand. My prior roles were in management consulting and growth roles in growing fintech companies from 0 to 1.

2) Can you describe what your typical workday looks like?

My typical day is to manage external partners and internal stakeholders.

3) What does personal growth mean to you?

Personal growth means getting closer to achieving my life goals in career, finance, self-development, and personal relationships.

4) Is there a habit you consciously exercise to ensure you achieve your ideal personal growth?

Practice the body with exercises and ensure a growth mindset - such as learning a new language and taking up new physical activities to keep my mind and body active.

5) What does it mean to grow in your career? How do you measure your career growth?

Career growth in my career means taking on more roles and responsibilities. I believe career growth can be measured by influence and impact.

6) Aside from your full-time job, is there anything else you like to do outside work?

Outside of work, I play golf and manage my investments.

7) Are there any books, podcasts or apps that have been helpful for your growth?

Obstacle is the Way by Ryan Holiday is my favorite, and I visit the book from time to time and learn new lessons from the book. It reminds me of the importance of perseverance to achieve breakthroughs.

8) Any tips you’d like to share for those who are looking to venture into similar roles?

I’d suggest gaining experience in as many roles as possible in sales, business partnership negotiation, finance and project management.

9) Finally, what is the one quote you always live by?

"Live life in permanent beta" - Reid Hoffman


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