Karena Belin, Co-Founder of WHub, is a pillar of the Hong Kong Startup scene and passionate about technology, entrepreneurship and fostering the ecosystem. Deeply immersed since 2013, she has taken on engagements as speaker, mentor and judge at events and organisations such as the Chicago Booth GNVC, Google EYE, NexChange (FinTech), IFLR Conference, RISE Conference, Tech Open Air Berlin, Techstars StartupWeekendHK & Startup Next Pre-Accelerator, global Merlin YPO program and Poly U Entrepreneurial Mentorship Network.
Karena and her team are focused on making a difference in people’s lives. WHub was originally started to solve a hiring and talent discovery issue in the Hong Kong Technology Startup ecosystem and quickly grew to be a centerpiece of the entire space. Influenced by Simon Sinek’s New York Times Best Seller, “Start With Why”, WHub manifests its passion by building the tools necessary to support and promote tech entrepreneurship in Hong Kong.
The passion that Karena Berlin has for the Hong Kong Technology Startup scene is palpable throughout this conversation.
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