Howard Kwong, Chief Technology Officer of Delivery Republic, the online-to-offline service provider that operates the biggest delivery network coverage in Hong Kong, has more than 13 years of experience in information technology and digital business transformation for top-tier clients and employers in America and Asia.

Prior to Delivery Republic, Howard has served as the Assistant Director of Technology for SCMP Group where he led the technology and business transform to push the publisher of South China Morning Post, one of Asia’s oldest English media outlets, into the digital-native and mobile-first era. Howard has also co-founded and served as CTO for Hong Kong’s homegrown Handheld Culture, a popular e-commerce platform for Chinese-language ebooks.

Howard’s entrepreneurship was inspired by his professional consultancy services at Accenture and Capgemini, two leading technology-focused consulting firms. Howard, a computer science graduate of Cornell University, is a frequent public speaker on topics including Entrepreneurship, Innovation, Big Data, Cloud Technologies, and Publishing. He has also lectured at the Hong Kong Design Institute about digital publishing technology and production.