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Gene Soo

Co-Founder, StartupsHK

Hong Kong

Gene Soo is a serial entrepreneur and has launched businesses in tech and fashion space. He is a computer engineer by training and has worked in Silicon Valley as an engineer at SanDisk and also at Accenture as a management consultant. Since returning to Hong Kong in 2009, Gene has worked at a family office and also at 6waves as a Business Development Director. Besides having co-founded StartupsHK, Gene also co-founded StyleNearby, a mobile platform for showcasing designs in a city and is also the director of S.Nine by Susanna Soo, a womenswear fashion label.

Gene has been active in pushing for a better startup ecosystem in Hong Kong and has been involved in technology, mobile, gaming and fashion start-ups space. Gene received his BS and MS in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University as well as a MBA from Columbia University.

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Tech x Logistics: Disruptive Startups that Move Us Around Better & Faster

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Tech X Retail : Innovation, Insights and Opportunities

Tech X Retail : Innovation, Insights and Opportunities

This event delves into where tech and retail intersect by looking at emerging trends in global retail innovations and the future of the retail store.

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