About Us

FinTechnopreneur.com is the definitive voice for financial technopreneurs.

FinTechnopreneur.com aims to be a platform for FinTechnopreneurs to share their entrepreneurship journey, in particular, their visions, business models and critical learning points.

Varun Mittal ( 海王•米塔尔)

Varun Mittal is the Associate Director, Fintech at EY covering emerging technology and business models in financial services across ASEAN. Previously Varun was the first marketing and sales employee at helloPay (acquired by ANT Financial, Alibaba Group), led payments for Samsung in ASEAN and developed regional mobile payment solutions at Singtel Group. Prior his work in payments, Mittal worked at Microsoft and Gemalto. He holds an MBA from the National University of Singapore. Varun is also part of founding team of Singapore Fintech Association, working closely with startups, educational institutions, investors and regulators across ASEAN.

Chia Hock Lai

Chia Hock Lai is passionate about how technology is changing the way financial services are being delivered to consumers and corporates, and in the process making the financial system more efficient.

Hock Lai has 17 years of experience in the financial sector, having performed roles in both business and technology. He graduated from National University of Singapore (Real Estate), Nanyang Technological University (Infocomm Technology) and Nanyang Polytechnic (Fund Management & Administration).