Ms Jessica Lam
Head of Strategy


Ms Jessica Lam is the Head of Strategy at WeLab - Hong Kong's home grown fintech champion - which operates WeLend and the WeLab virtual bank in Hong Kong, Wolaidai (我来贷), Taoxinji (淘新机) and Tian Mian (天冕) in Mainland China and a fintech joint venture AWDA in Indonesia. The company also offers B2B enterprise solutions by partnering with traditional financial institutions which utilize WeLab's technology to offer fintech-enabled solutions to their customers.

Jessica drives the group's overall strategy which includes spearheading the roll out of the WeLab virtual bank. Prior to joining WeLab, Jessica spent over 12 years at Goldman Sachs in the areas of corporate finance as well as Private Wealth Management. Jessica is a Board Member of the FinTech Association of Hong Kong (FTAHK), an independent association of members who are representing Hong Kong's fintech community globally.

Speech Title and Synopsis

Staying at the Forefront of Continuous Innovation

Since it was first founded in Hong Kong back in 2013, WeLab has gone through exponential growth and rapidly scaled across Hong Kong, Mainland China, and Indonesia, providing financial services by creating seamless digital experiences to its customers. Throughout the journey, technology innovation has always been at the core of WeLab's business models. But how does WeLab maintain the right culture and strategy to enable continuous innovation to fuel its growth? How do they continue to explore creative solutions beyond common applications of cloud computing, machine learning, etc.? Additionally, the session will also cover how WeLab as a FinTech enabler, partners with traditional institutions and creates innovative business models together.

Contact Us

Annual Conference Secretariat, The Hong Kong Management Association (HKMA) 16/F, Tower B, Southmark, 11 Yip Hing Street, Wong Chuk Hang, Hong Kong
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