oliver walsh & asystem

oliver walsh & asystem

From Digital Marketing to Health and Wellness Innovation

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In this episode of Read Receipt, we are thrilled to welcome Oliver Walsh, the co-founder of Asystem. Oliver's journey began in the UK, transitioned through the bustling business scenes of London, Vancouver, and Los Angeles, and culminated in the creation of Asystem—a brand dedicated to simplifying self-care. With a rich background in digital marketing and creative agencies, Oliver ventured into health and wellness to address everyday problems with effective, natural solutions. Join us as Oliver shares his entrepreneurial journey, the lessons learned from previous ventures, and his vision for the future of Asystem.

Tune in to discover how Oliver's diverse experiences and entrepreneurial spirit led to the creation of a brand that aims to make self-care accessible and effective for everyone.

Sit back, relax, and enjoy the conversation!

the Show Notes


Oliver Walsh, co-founder of Asystem, shares his inspiring journey from the UK to founding a health and wellness brand focused on simplifying self-care. Asystem offers a range of products designed to address everyday health problems with effective, natural solutions. Oliver discusses his evolution from digital marketing and creative agencies to health and wellness entrepreneurship, the importance of simplifying self-care, and the challenges of building a brand in a competitive market. The conversation explores his entrepreneurial experiences, the development of Asystem's products, and his vision for the future.


self-care, entrepreneurship, brand building, health and wellness, Asystem, Oliver Walsh


  1. Oliver Walsh’s journey from digital marketing to founding Asystem is driven by a passion for simplifying self-care with effective, natural solutions.
  2. Asystem focuses on creating high-quality, natural products that promote overall well-being and simplify everyday health routines.
  3. Building a brand involves understanding market needs, listening to customer feedback, and maintaining a clear vision.
  4. The COVID-19 pandemic has presented unique challenges, but also opportunities for brands like Asystem to adapt and thrive.
  5. Oliver’s dedication to innovative design and effective solutions drives the success of Asystem.

Sound Bites:

  • "Asystem started as a way to simplify self-care with effective, natural solutions."
  • "Our goal is to provide high-quality, natural products that people can trust and enjoy."
  • "Building a brand requires understanding market needs and staying true to your vision."
  • "The COVID-19 pandemic highlighted the importance of adaptability and innovation in business."
  • "Asystem is about providing effective, natural self-care solutions that people can trust and feel confident using."


00:00 - Oliver’s Background and Journey-
Oliver introduces himself and shares his journey from the UK to founding Asystem.

08:01 - The Inspiration Behind Asystem-
Oliver discusses the personal and professional experiences that inspired him to create Asystem and the early days of the brand.

12:30 - Transitioning from Digital Marketing to Health and Wellness Entrepreneurship-
Oliver explains his transition from running creative agencies to starting a health and wellness brand and the lessons learned.

23:17 - The Importance of Simplifying Self-Care-
The conversation delves into how Asystem emphasizes simplifying self-care with effective, natural products.

25:30 - Challenges and Opportunities During the Pandemic-
Oliver talks about the challenges of pivoting during the COVID-19 pandemic and the opportunities it presented.

27:26 - Commitment to Quality and Innovation-
Oliver highlights Asystem’s dedication to creating high-quality, natural self-care products.

31:23 - Building a Strong Brand Identity-
The discussion explores the importance of a strong brand identity and connecting with consumers authentically.

36:02 - The Vision for Asystem-
Oliver shares his vision for the future of Asystem and his goals for the brand.

47:37 - Patience and Persistence in Entrepreneurship-
Oliver emphasizes the need for patience and persistence in achieving long-term success.

51:43 - Final Thoughts and Insights-
Oliver wraps up the conversation with final thoughts and valuable insights for aspiring entrepreneurs.

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