Co-founder & CEO
Henek is the founder of Hypeasia.co, a Venture Builder that help international startups expand into China and Asia since 2018. HYPE specializes in cross border operations and how to effectively grow businesses entering new markets. In 2021, the company also launched their own Venture Studio to build new D2C startups based in Hong Kong to sell globa
Co-founder & COO
Robert is an American Chinese who first arrived to China in 2006. From 2012-2017 he helped spearhead Airbnb’s China expansion where he led Business Ops & Strategy and Host Community Operations. From 2018-2020, Robert was the GM for GOAT GROUP and led the company’s expansion into China.
Martin was previously an integral part of Hired’s expansion into multiple APAC markets. Before Hired, he was an early member of Uber’s founding team in China. He helped set up many of the early China markets for Uber as well as managed multiple business units.
Business Operations Associate
Verona worked as an intern at MTR Corporation, focusing on operations management and corporate governance.
Anthony was previously the first employee at Flexport. He helped build Flexport's operating model and foundational tech software as Head of Product in San Francisco then led their expansion into Asia.
Amy served as General Manager of the largest distributor at Tangeche, an Alibaba-invested O2O project, where she established an operations headquarter in Shanghai and drove significant growth in auto sales and rental revenues.
Cindy was a Graduate Trainee under Jardine Matheson Group, rotating in Jardine OneSolution (JOS) – an IT solutions provider across Asia.
Leaf worked as a social copywriter in advertising agencies for 4 years, serving clients such as P&G, Yili Dairy, Malaysia Airlines, Giti Tire, Land Rover and Burger King.
Eve was previously the General Manager for Shanghai as well as the first Chinese employee at GuavaPass – a fitness start-up, acquired by ClassPass.
Venture Partner - Malaysia
Part of the pioneer batch at Airbnb in Asia and held several roles over 4.5 years. My work included Business Development, Marketing and most recently grew Airbnb's B2B sales and marketing operations for our key Asian markets.
Venture Partner - Technology