Matthew Lo

Head of Research, Business Strategy, hi Inc.






Matthew Lo is Head of Research, Business Strategy at hi Inc., a travel technology start-up in Hong Kong, backed by prominent investors including Softbank, Lee Kai-fu’s Sinovation Ventures, TCL, and Foxconn.

Previously Matthew was an Executive Director at HNA Group (International) Company Limited, focused on Chinese outbound investments in the Technology and Tourism industries. Matthew was also a co-founder of Fast Gourmet Group, worked in private equity at Metalmark Capital (Morgan Stanley Capital Partners) and investment banking at Credit Suisse. He received his BS in Electrical Engineering from the University of Pennsylvania, MBA from Tsinghua University and MS from MIT Sloan.

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