Mr. Ryan CHEUNG
Born and raised in Hong Kong, Mr. Ryan Cheung Ho Chak graduated from BBA (Accounting and Finance), The University of Hong Kong. He started his career in an investment bank. At the age of 26, he joined Leonteq Securities AG (formerly known as EFG Financial Products) as the youngest Director in Asia, responsible for structured solutions business and expanding its Asia franchise.
Believing in the future of big data and AI technology, Mr. Cheung quitted the banking field and founded PressLogic with his partner in 2016. He is the CEO and Founder of PressLogic, the leading lifestyle digital media for Millennials, which has accumulated over 12 million Facebook & Instagram followers within a couple of years. The unprecedented fast-growing record of PressLogic has attracted the market’s attention. In 2018, PressLogic has successfully raised its Series A funding of USD 10 million. Now with over 200 employees worldwide, PressLogic has expanded into a diversified group of businesses that include AI Brandtech SaaS, Date-Driven Content Marketing, and Local Lifestyle E-Commerce, boasting operations in Hong Kong, Taiwan, Singapore, India, Korea and Malaysia.
Acknowledged by Asia Tatler, Mr. Cheung has become an honouree of ‘Generation T 2019’, the definitive list of young leaders shaping Asia’s future, as well as part of the 2020 Tatler Hot List: 25 Entrepreneurs Who Are Shaping Our Future.
Mr. Cheung has been actively contributing back to society and the startup community. He currently serves as a member of the Committee on Reduction of Salt and Sugar in Food, Food and Health Bureau. He acts as a mentor of the HKU Business School Mentorship Programme since 2020. As a startup pioneer, he is a mentor of the iDendron Incubation Program by the University of Hong Kong since 2019; and a Melo CEO of Project Melo (pilot class of 2021), a programme nurturing a new generation of Hong Kong leaders.