Daren Guo (REAP)

Apr 24, 2019, 10:30 AM – 1:00 PM

TEC - The Executive Centre, Level 43, Three Garden Road, Champion Tower, Hong Kong, Central

The Future of Payments and how to scale globally! Daren Guo, Co-Founder of REAP (Hong Kong and Singapore) will share with us his experience from growing REAP and getting hundreds of SME customers. How he as part of the STRIPE team lead growth in Southeast Asia and San Francisco and scaled STRIPE to 1 500 employees. Daren will also share his thoughts regarding the Future of Payments.

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About this event

Smooth payments is the core for any business, and what could be smoother if we could pay all business expenses, from salaries to rent, with credit cards. At the same time, are credit cards here to stay forever, or what is the Future of Payments?

Come and get inspired by Daren Guo, Co-Founder of REAP (Hong Kong and Singapore). He will share with us:

  • Insights from growing REAP and working with hundreds of SME customers in Hong Kong and Singapore
  • His experience as an early employee at Stripe helping launch and expand Stripe's footprint in Southeast Asia, Hong Kong and China
  • Thoughts regarding the future of payments and how it still differs between different regions

Please note that we are in a new venue in Central for this FinTech event! 

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Wednesday, April 24, 2019
10:30 AM – 1:00 PM UTC


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