Fintech, fashion and flash cars: It’s three RISE speakers

Fintech, fashion and flash cars: It’s three RISE speakers

December 3, 2015 by Eoghan McNeill

Register for our next sale and get two RISE tickets for the price of one.

We couldn’t get over the reaction to RISE this summer. Over 5,000 attendees including 300 investors, 225 media, 525 startups and 140 speakers coming together in Hong Kong for an unforgettable two days.

We know that 2016 will surpass the success of this summer – take a look at three speakers who’ll be joining us:

Stefan Haubold – Managing Director – Carmudi


Having previously founded ecommerce site ePetWorld and growing the startup to to $15 million in revenue, Stefan co-founded Carmudi in 2013.

Carmudi is an online platform for classified vehicle ads.

Founded in 2013, it has raised $35M in funding, most recently a $25 million Series B in February of this year.

Sonny Vu – Co-Founder & CEO – Misfit Wearables


Sonny served as CEO of AgaMatrix and studied for a PhD in Linguistics under Noam Chomsky before founding Misfit Wearables in 2011.

Misfit Wearables develop wearable products with sensor technology for the health and fitness industry.

The firm was last month acquired by Fossil for $260 million.

Simon Loong – Co-Founder & CEO – WeLab

ef Simon is CEO of fintech company WeLab. Founded in 2013 by Simon,  and ,WeLab provides seamless online and mobile lending experiences for the Asian market.

The startup announced a $20 millions Series A this January.

Join Stefan, Sonny and Simon at RISE. Register for two half-price tickets.

About the Author

Eoghan McNeill
Eoghan is a former journalist from Donegal on Ireland’s north west coast. In his spare time, he enjoys reading things he hasn’t written.