Founder & CEO, Autocognita
Hong Kong SAR, China
Frank Ho is Founder and CEO of AutoCognita, an EdTech social venture that aims to help millions of low-literacy adults learn to read and live a better life through technology. AutoCognita is a semifinalist in the Global Learning XPRIZE and a finalist in the Adult Literacy XPRIZE. Frank is also Co-Founder of Contrendian, an AI-driven quantitative macro investment firm, whose fund is nominated for EurekaHedge’s Best New Asian Hedge Fund and shortlisted for AsiaHedge’s New Fund of the Year awards. On the leisure side, he is currently developing a glamping eco-resort in Japan, featuring luxury domes in a scenic location. Prior to starting his businesses, he worked in portfolio management at several leading hedge funds, and in management consulting. He graduated with Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Computer Science from MIT, and an MBA from INSEAD.