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This list showcases the top Hong Kong based CEO’ operating in the Gaming space. If you think a CEO’ is missing from this list, feel free to contact our editor on [email protected]
The individuals on this list have been included because of exceptional performance in one of the following categories:
- Innovation – Operating as a key part in an extremely innovative business or startup.
- Growth – Operating as a key figure in the growth and upscale of a market leading business or startup.
- Management – Showing exceptional management skills.
- Societal impact – Putting their business on the map for their positive societal or environmental impact.
Our Data – We source our data from OSINT (open source intelligence) and public directories such as Crunchbase, SemRush and many more. The data from these sources should be treated with a degree of caution and verified yourself.
Founder & CEO of BGL
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About BGL: BGL is a global technology developer that focuses on B2B solutions and web services.
Founder, CEO of Hong Kong Esports Limited
Derek Cheung is the founder of Hong Kong Esports (HKES). Seeing the huge potential in the eSports industry, he has set up offices for his startup in Hong Kong, Taiwan, Vietnam and Indonesia to capitalize on the growing demand for gaming in the region. His company focuses on content creation, event production and also manages its own teams. While their platforms already have some three million monthly unique visitors, they aim to grow that to 10 million within 12 months.
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About Hong Kong Esports Limited: Hong Kong Esports focuses on content creation, event production and also manages its own teams.
CEO of Plair
Follow Patrick Tang:
About Plair: Plair is a decentralized gaming ecosytem that rewards players for participating in the Plair platform.
CEO of 6Waves
Arthur is the CEO of 6waves, a leading mobile games publisher. He was awarded EY Entrepreneur of the Year and selected by HSBC as business leader in HK.
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About 6Waves: 6waves is a publisher of independent games on social networks and mobile platforms.
CEO of 8 Elements
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About 8 Elements: Development of portals for distribution of games on mobile devices.
CEO & Founder of Alphaslot
Raymond Chan is a 20-year data science and business innovations veteran. He is the founder and CEO of Alphaslot, a blockchain ecosystem connecting the casino floors with customers synergistically to improve their gaming experience. Prior to founding Alphaslot, he was the co-founder and CEO for Takara Gaming Group and was responsible for creating the distribution network of electronic gaming machines worldwide. Raymond also spent 10 years in Silicon Valley with tech savvy companies including E*Trade and TiVo Entertainment, where he was the lead architect for the Data Center of Business Intelligence in North America. Raymond has been recognized with numerous gaming industry awards, including the “Ones to Watch” in the 10th and 11th annual ranking of Power 50 Asian Gaming Executives. He earned his Engineering and Management Science degree at the University of Waterloo in Canada, where he was the winner of the Sir Isaac Newton Physics Scholar in 1993.
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About Alphaslot: Alphaslot is the blockchain ecosystem with a core focus on gaming entertainment and new player acquisition.
CEO & Founder of CAPSL
Armed with global product experience of over 18 years, Paddy led Zynga’s Chinese mobile studio, tasked with overseeing 6 international games while driving Zynga’s first mid-core mobile title.
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About CAPSL: CAPSL are creators of BAASH – a game live audio game influencer platform helping creators engage and monetize through competition
CEO of wizQ – Game Publisher
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About Meatti – Increase App Downloads & Revenue With Actionable Insights, wizQ – Game Publisher: wizQ publishes social and mobile games through multiple platforms and internet cafes.
CEO of TCM Inplay
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About TCM Inplay: TCM Inplay – social sports, lifestyle, entertainment and news apps