Board of Directors

Dr. Ernest Lo
Dr. Ernest LoChairman
Mr. Arthur Chan
Mr. Arthur ChanBoard Member
Ms. Martha Hao
Ms. Martha HaoBoard Member

Dr. Peter Kwan
Dr. Peter KwanBoard Member

Mr. Samson Tai
Mr. Samson TaiBoard Member

Ms. Phoebe Fan
Ms. Phoebe FanBoard Member
Mr. Jeffrey Au
Mr. Jeffrey AuBoard Member
Mr. Frankie Tsoi
Mr. Frankie TsoiBoard Member

Mr. Alex Wan
Mr. Alex WanBoard Member

Mr. Archie Cheung
Mr. Archie CheungBoard Member, Honorary Legal Advisor

Mr. Andy Fung
Mr. Andy FungBoard Member, Honorary Auditor

Directors’ Biographies

Dr. Ernest Lo
Dr. Ernest LoChairman

Founder & CEO of Future Impact Lab, gathered few like-minds from Google and HP to start an innovation venture tackling commercial, social, and humanity issues. Prior to that, Ernest was the CEO at the Hong Kong Office of a European Telecom R&D Institution working on Smart City projects.

Ernest was a Croucher Postdoc Fellow at Stanford University and recipient of few IEEE R&D Awards from USA and Europe. He is on the Steering Committee of Smart IoT Hong Kong 2017, and was the Advisor of 2015 Global Urban Datafest Hackathon (Shenzhen Chapter), Liaison Chair of 2014 European Wireless Conference, Chairman of 2014 Future Cities Asia Conference, etc.


Mr. Arthur Chan
Mr. Arthur ChanBoard Member

CEO of CatchTop Limited in Hong Kong where he covers projects globally. Arthur holds B.S. in Computer Science engineering from the Hong Kong University and Technology  with First Class honour. Arthur is specialized in Internet of Things, Big Data technological advances and committed to commercial application development. He has more than 10 years of experience in Mobile Commerce, ECommerce and BigData and IoT applications and have been working closely with Top Global Company in Hong Kong and PRC.


Ms. Martha Hao
Ms. Martha HaoBoard Member

Executive Vice President of Wise Ally Holdings Ltd., a wholly owned company under DEFOND Group focusing in electronic modules and solutions for worldwide markets.  Defond Group employs 300+ employees in HK and 8,000+ employees in multi sites located in China and overseas.

Ms. Martha Hao has over 20 years of experiences in General Management, Strategic Planning, International Business Development, Program Management and R&D. She held a number of senior management roles at Defond Group and possesses wide experiences in working with both startups and MNC.

She is also actively serving the community in different roles and responsibilities at Hong Kong Medical and Healthcare Devices Industries Association (HKMHDIA), Business Environmental Council (BEC), Hong Kong Polytechnic University – Interdisciplinary Division of Biomedical Engineering, Pui Kiu Primary School, etc.


Dr. Peter Kwan
Dr. Peter KwanBoard Member

Co-Founder of Big Data Architect Limited (BDA), a data science company which helps clients to capitalize their data as a strategic asset in many industries notably financial services, transportation, manufacturing, retail and broadcasting. The company employs cutting-edge business intelligence tools, advanced statistics and machine learning techniques to convert data into strategic assets. It seeks to develop a platform for the execution and management of advanced predictive models on high performance architectures. 

Peter is also a court member of the University of Hong Kong, and served as a Director of the Hong Kong Computer Society.


Mr. Samson Tai
Mr. Samson TaiBoard Member

IBM Distinguished Engineer and the Chief Technology Officer of IBM Hong Kong. During his career with IBM, he has held number of senior technical and architectural leadership positions in the company. Samson is a passionate speaker and evangelist on Big Data and Analytic technology. He works closely with clients and institutions in designing and developing solutions related to the use of analytic in businesses. Samson holds a degree in Computer Science and a Master degree in Business Administration. He is a Chartered Engineer, CEng, MIET; a Chartered IT Professional (CITP) of the British Computer Society; and a Distinguished Chief/Lead IT Architect of The Open Group.


Ms. Phoebe Fan
Ms. Phoebe FanChairman

A professional with over 25 years of consultancy job expertise in various industries such as health care, distribution and retailing; manufacturing and trading, finance, banking & insurance, architectural, engineering & construction; also completed projects for  government departments, subvented organizations and Non-Government Organizations.

Phoebe is a versatile person with high integrity, well disciplined, and is open-mind to adopt innovative business ideas and new technology. She holds a degree in Management Science, London School of Economics, London University, United Kingdom, and an Executive Master degree in Business Administration, the Chinese University of Hong Kong.


Mr. Jeffrey Au
Mr. Jeffrey AuBoard Member

Incu-Lab Partner, Strategist, and Startup Advisor. Jeffrey has over 20 years of experience in Information Technology. He was one of the pioneers of Web transformation in the 90’s and was active in the areas of e-commerce, search engine, online games, etc. Some of his involved projects include: Chinese Books Cyber Store (1st online shopping store in HK), China Dotcom (1st HK/China based listed company in Nasdaq), Hongkong Dotcom (listed company in HK), Taiwan Dotcom, Netscape search engine, AOL Hong Kong, etc. Jeffrey is also active in Government policy advising and Startup incubation.


Mr. Frankie Tsoi
Mr. Frankie TsoiBoard Member

CEO of Super Effort Limited and Founder of Hong Kong Game Port, with over 22 years of experience in information technology. Frankie is a serial entrepreneur, and has founded a number of IT companies in Hong Kong since 1994, ranging from retailing computers hardware, on-site service, IT maintenance support and server support, to software development and system integration services. 

Super Effort was recognized as a Tier-3 Data Center reselling colocation services and cloud hosting services. Clients and collaborators include APT Satellite, Singapore Telecom, Smartone Telecom, Fubon Bank, TWIST fashion, Giormani sofa, Tung Wah Hospital, Human Health, Liberty International Underwriters, Ocean Blue Economic Asset Management, Pramerica Asia Fund Management, Harbour City Mall, Times Square Mall, Plaza Hollywood Mall, Intel and Kyocera Document Solutions, etc.


Mr. Alex Wan
Mr. Alex WanBoard Member

Director of Shenzhen ID Online Technology Co.Ltd., an internet finance firm building value chains with business alliance ecosystem. He was a former AIG licensee in Hong Kong for which he established a service platform in 2001 with innovative business model. Alex was graduated from Cornell University, and is now serving in the Hong Kong Crowdfunding Association as VP.


Mr. Archie Cheung
Mr. Archie CheungBoard Member, Honorary Legal Advisor

Founder of Cheung & Co. Solicitors. Mr. Archie Cheung was graduated in Manchester Metropolitan University. He then obtained his Master of Arts (Philosophy) degree in The Chinese University of Hong Kong. He was admitted as a solicitor of the High Court of Hong Kong in 1996, and has practised for over 20 years.

Mr. Cheung opened his own legal firm, Cheung & Co. in 2014, mainly dealing with complicated civil litigations and commercial disputes.


Mr. Andy Fung
Mr. Andy FungBoard Member, Honorary Auditor

Chairman of World Link International Accounting Group. Mr. Fung Tze Wa is a Certified Public Accountant and has many years of experience in auditing, taxation and company secretarial practice in Hong Kong.  He obtained a master degree in professional accounting from the Hong Kong Polytechnic University in 2000. He is member of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Chartered Association of Certified Accountants, the Taxation Institute of Hong Kong and the Society of Chinese Accountants and Auditors.  He is the independent non-executive director of two listed companies in Hong Kong.