Join us on July 17th for the AustCham Shanghai's Managing Director's Lunch with Blundstone, featuring esteemed speaker Adam Blake, Joint Chief Executive Officer (CEO) at Blundstone at member venue GRAND HYATT SHANGHAI.

Key Discussion Topics:

1. Introduction of the 154-Year-Old Renowned Tasmanian Brand and Their Path to Global Expansion

2. Expansion of supply chains from Australia only to global and keeping quality and cost in balance to support a premium brand

3. Initial Steps to Understand the China Market and Gaining Insights from Attendees on Best Practices and Approaches

About Blundstone

Blundstone is an iconic, 154-year-old 100% family-owned global footwear brand.

They are headquartered in Tasmania, Australia, and have teams running the Australian, New Zealand and USA markets.

All other markets are delivered through exclusive distributorships.

They sell in around 70 markets around the world, (3mill + pairs a year) and have an extensive global network of supply chain partners.

They design, manufacture, and sell:

- Leisure/lifestyle/fashion footwear

- Kids boots

- Work and safety boots

Blundstone is a premium brand in terms of quality, price and market positioning.

Currently they have brand presence in Australia and NZ, Europe, Japan and South Korea, Israel, and the Americas (North, Central and South).

Guest Introduction

Adam Blake is Joint Chief Executive Officer (CEO) at Blundstone, an iconic and fast-growing global footwear brand, based in Tasmania, Australia.

Before being appointed Joint CEO Adam was Chief Operation Officer, and previous to that the Global Head of Brand, Design, and Strategy, leading brand, marketing, corporate communications; product planning, design and, innovation and global strategy.

Previously, Adam lead the design and rollout of a business program for the Australian Government, leading a consultancy team working with Australian businesses to enhance marketplace competitiveness and value through the establishment of innovation, brand, and design capabilities and processes.

Prior to this Adam was the Director of Programs and Partnerships at the University of Technology Sydney, Creative Industries Innovation Centre, designing and scaling programs supporting creative enterprises and entrepreneurs throughout Australia.

He has held a range of senior positions in Government – including at NSW Premier's Department, and in Not For Profit organisations. He ran his own consultancy business assisting corporations to design and execute Corporate Social Responsibility strategies, and co-founding social ventures.

He is an alumnus of the Sydney Leadership program and contributing author on two publications. Over 2013 and 2014 Adam was awarded the Commonwealth Government's Excellence in Innovation Award and the Australia Day Achievement Medal.



Date & Time 时间:

July 17th 7月17日


Address 地点

Drawing Room II, 2F, GRAND HYATT SHANGHAI, Jin Mao Tower, 88 Century Avenue, Pudong, Shanghai


Price 票价

Member 会员: 450RMB

Member Only Event


* Seats are limited, early registration is highly recommended.

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Joint Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Blundstone


Drawing Room II, 2F, GRAND HYATT SHANGHAI, Jin Mao Tower, 88 Century Avenue, Pudong, Shanghai
Shanghai, 上海, China

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