CEO & Founder
Sopheap Lao is the founder and Chief Executive Officer of XNotes Alliance, an award-winning FinTech company based in Hong Kong. The company has developed the XNotes Technology, a decentralized transaction system that implements a groundbreaking business-driven, currency-agnostic and energy-efficient approach of blockchain, allowing trusted issuers to create and disseminate their own assets securely in peer-to-peer digital transactions. Sopheap is a technologist, innovative entrepreneur and a pioneer in Hong Kong's FinTech Industry. He has ventured, funded and led many innovative projects since 2002. In 2009, he launched Mobexo, the first QR code based mobile account and loyalty management. Sopheap started his career as a senior corporate finance and accounting consultant at Atos-Origin and then founded Heuristis Business Consulting in 2000. Sopheap has gained a solid reputation among the SAP consultancy community for his ability to lead complex and large projects for major international corporations in 20+ countries across Europe, UK and US. Passionate about mathematics and general sciences and fascinated by technologies, Sopheap received his accounting degree and masters in corporate finance from the Paris-Dauphine University.