Kafnu x StackTrek – How Non-Technical Founders Built a FinTech Startup
02 Jul 2019 06:30pm - 08:00pm
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Kafnu x StackTrek – How Non-Technical Founders Built a FinTech Startup

02 Jul 2019 06:30pm - 08:00pm

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| About the Event | 

Ever wondered how you can make your dream of creating a tech startup a reality, even if you have no tech experience? Kafnu and StackTrek are excited to invite Kyle Yeung and Joe Cheng, founders of Roots – an app that helps homebuyers get the best mortgage possible – to share about their journey from a background in finance, to leveraging technology to create a FinTech startup. There will be networking and a question and answer session, so come prepared to learn more!

Rundown

  • 6.30pm – 7pm: Networking
  • 7pm – 7.45pm: Sharing Session by Roots
  • 7.45pm – 8pm: Q & A Session
  • 8pm – 8.30pm: Networking
     

| About Roots |

Roots will get you the best mortgage possible. Fast, transparent and impartial – you have it all. Using a unique combination of cutting edge technology with a personal touch, homebuyers can, for the first time, be sure they are getting the best deal for them. With only one online application, homebuyers can get legitimate and accurate mortgage offers from multiple Banks, to enable a simple and efficient mortgage process.

 

| About Kyle and Joe |

Roots consists of 2 co-founders, Kyle Yeung and Joe Cheng, both graduated from the HKUST MBA earlier this year. Kyle spent 2 years in a licensed financial institution where he specialized in the mortgage sector before MBA, managing a HKD 30 million mortgage portfolio, which trended at a 15% yield after leverage. That is also where he came up with the concept of Roots.

Pre-MBA, Joe was an associate business manager in the private wealth management industry. With one of his biggest achievements in administering client transfer of 3,000+ accounts and over USD 10 billion asset under management for the Julius Baer – Bank of America Merrill Lynch integration.

 

| About StackTrek |

StackTrek has helped a wide spectrum of tech ventures – from first-time non-technical founders in Hong Kong, to 20-people Y-combinator startups in U.S., to 200-people MNCs - put together tech teams.

 

| Date & Time | 

Date : July 2nd, 2019 (Tuesday) 
Time : 18:30 - 20:00

 

| Ticket Fee | 

Free of Charge
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| Venue |

The event will be inside Kafnu. Kafnu is located on the 2nd floor inside Kerry Hotel. The closest MTR is Whampoa MTR exit C2. You can also conveniently access the venue from Hong Kong Island via the North Point <--> Hung Hom Ferry which takes only 7 minutes. Schedule here: http://bit.ly/kafnu-ferryschedule

2/F, Kerry Hotel, 38 Hung Luen Road, Hung Hom

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