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Alex Chan

Rakuten Viki
SVP of Product & Engineering
Alex has the rare combination of true technical and business acumen and brings his extensive expertise in cloud services, e-commerce and global business. He leads all aspects of product and engineering at Rakuten Viki, with the goal of building the strongest fan community and delivering the best user experience. Prior to joining Rakuten Viki in 2015, Alex spent 10 years at Microsoft, where some of his many accomplishments include helping to launch the R&D center in Shanghai and drive the company’s product strategy in China. He also led the development of Microsoft’s billing and payment platform. Alex’s past work experiences include being a founding member of a new business venture for cloud infrastructure at Cisco Systems.

Alex is a self-proclaimed world citizen, having lived, studied and worked in Hong Kong, China, Singapore, Canada. and the United States, and loves to learn and experience new cultures. Alex has an MBA from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He also has a bachelor’s degree from The Chinese University of Hong Kong and a master’s from the University of Waterloo, both in computer science and with a specialization in AI. Alex holds numerous patents for networking and workflow technologies.

My Speakers Sessions

Saturday, October 28

11:25am JST

Google Home Voice Casting in Action 4F Rakuten G
Google Home Voice Casting Beijing