Disruption is allowing startups to attack big markets that have been dominated by traditional players. From Game Payment to Smart Office, startups around the world are fighting against the status quo with better or more efficient offerings. This time, we are very lucky to have invited two amazing technical-turned-entrepreneurs who are disrupting at the crossroads of the hottest industries in gaming, payment, office and AI. We will unveil their journeys in pursuing technologies, market development and entrepreneurship.
The event will be perfect for:
-Entrepreneurs that expand their business in a competitive market
-Startups that want to know how to grow fast and get acquired
-People working in smart office, IoT, AI, payment and/or gaming industry
Benjamin Lee, a mobile industry veteran with 18 years of software development and startup experience. He was founding team member of two companies that were both acquired respectively by Blackberry and Baidu with high valuations. Ben is now Business Director at mobile payment frontier Coda Payments, a fintech startup based in Singapore that has enjoyed tremendous growth in Southeast Asia.
Benjamin Lee, a mobile industry veteran with 18 years of software development and startup experience. After graduating from National University of Singapore in 2001, Ben joined Nokia and worked in both Singapore and Beijing to lead the rollouts of high-profile gaming projects, including Club Nokia and N-Gage platform. After Nokia, as one of the founding team members of social gaming startup Scoreloop, Ben led the SDK development and developer relationship team from Shanghai. Scoreloop was later acquired by Blackberry in 2011 for 75M USD and integrated with BBM to become the default Games service on all Blackberry devices. Ben joined 91.com after Blackberry and had played key roles in 91.com’s overseas expansion till its acquisition by Baidu (for record-breaking 1.9B USD). Ben had since been venturing into the mobile payment frontier and is now the Business Director at Coda Payments, a fintech startup based in Singapore that has enjoyed tremendous growth in Southeast Asia.