Founder of Startup HK
Originally hailing from Vancouver, Canada, and a graphic designer by trade; Casey Lau is one of Hong Kong’s technology startup pioneers. Having been in the tech industry since the final years of the 20th century with numerous ventures in web design, e-commerce and social media.
More recently labelled as the “Godfather of Startups,” Casey co-founded StartupsHK in 2009 – a community of tech based startups that have been building the ecosystem in Hong Kong.
Casey speaks regularly on startups and startup communities at conferences and universities around the world as well as a respected Master of Ceremonies. He is also the Co-Host of the Web Summit’s RISE conference, the annual international startup conference that welcomes over 10,000+ attendees, investors, startups and media to Hong Kong.
He considers himself an ENFP type personality, and in his spare time likes to write graphic novels.
Learn more about him at CaseyLau.com