Mr. LO Ken
Co-Founder, Chief Strategy Officer of HKbitEX
Prior to joining HKbitEX, Ken was one of the early founding members of ZA International where he held the position of Head of Strategic Partnerships. ZA International obtained Hong Kong Virtual Banking and Virtual Insurance Licenses respectively in March 2019 and May 2020 making them only 1 of 8 Virtual Banks in existence in Hong Kong.
Ken has more than 10 years of experience within the financial industry, with expertise in banking, consulting and Fintech.
Starting his career in HSBC HK as a management trainee, Ken developed strong retail and corporate banking expertise, his experience there included managing 300+ relationship managers within the Hong Kong branch network, development and establishing of the HSBC China Digital team and Asia Pacific strategic partnership team, driving partnerships, innovation and exploring investment opportunities with Global Technology and Fintech companies.
From HSBC, Ken took a specialist role within Mc Kinsey and Ernst and Young advisory serving banks and insurance companies on various digital transformation and Fintech strategies.
He is an active participant in the Fintech community, and currently serves as a Board Member of Fintech Association of Hong Kong, adjunct assistant professor for the Master of Fintech Program at Hong Kong Chinese University, and guest lecturers for Hong Kong University of Science and Technology and Hong Kong University. He also serves as a mentor for the Cyberport Start Up Incubation Programme, HKUST BBA program and HKU MBA program.
He graduated at HKUST BBA and obtained a Masters of Finance (Investment Management) at HKUST.