CEO of OpenCertHub
Mr. Andy Kwok is the CEO of OpenCertHub. He leads the team to promote big data and open-source technology skills via the certification program. Mr. Kwok aims to enhance Data Literacy for society and help the industry cultivate big data talents. The business of OpenCertHub is focusing on Greater China and Southeast Asia.
Possessing 25 years of experience in the Information and Technology fields, Mr. Kwok had held various senior-level positions previously. He was the Senior Manager of Jardine Matheson Group’s company. During his 20 years in JM Group, Mr. Kwok led the sales teams responsible for different client sectors, including multinational financial service corporations, government departments, public and private medical organizations, and JM Group companies. Mr. Kwok was also nominated as the Jardine Ambassador from 2011 to 2013, promoting the MINDSET project, aiming at the community’s mental health concern.
Before founding OpenCertHub, Mr. Kwok was the Business Development Director of a local open-source technology company. During his tenure, Mr. Kwok helped the company win several big data contracts from the public health organisation, including training, consulting, infrastructure, and software solutions. Due to his passion for big data development, Mr. Kwok participated in the “B4B Big Data Challenge” held in 2016 and won the Champion of the “Smart City Stream.” He also assisted B4B to promote big data-related activities to local universities. In late 2018, Mr. Kwok formed a team and founded OpenCertHub. He invited the former Cyberport Chief Public Mission Officer – Dr. Toa Charm as the company’s chairman, continuing his big data development enthusiasm.
Mr. Kwok holds a Master’s Degree in Knowledge Management from the Hong Kong Polytechnic University.