Alumni/Member Spotlight - Wilson Wong, PhD, Founder and CEO, Novus Life Sciences
HKU Dreamcatchers Interview
Wilson is a serial entrepreneur with a particular interest in the health-care sector. He completed his PhD, MPhil and BEng at The University of Hong Kong focusing on biomechanics, biomaterials and bone-related diseases. Wilson was past Chair of Hornell Hall's SA ExCo. In 2014, Wilson founded Novus Life Sciences and has been the Chairman and CEO of the company. Novus is a biotechnology company dedicated to the R&D and promotion of bone health and related technologies.
Over the years, Wilson has actively participated in the start-up community and devotes his spare time in the education of entrepreneurship. He has been a guest speaker and lecturer for various workshops and seminars at HKU, HKUST, CUHK and other media channels, such as Bloomberg. His team is also the winner of various global awards including CNBC’s hottest start-ups, Hong Kong Business Magazine’s hottest start-ups, French Tech Ticket and Alibaba Jumpstarter.
Summary of awards/honors:
2017 French Tech Ticket - French Government Tech Accelerator
2016 GoAustria - Global Incubator Network Program by Austrian Government
2016 Global Top 15 and Hong Kong Champion - Innovation Forum IMAGINE IF! Deep Tech Accelerator
Hong Kong’s 20 Hottest Startups 2016 by HK Business Magazine
Asia's Top 100 by Echelon Asia Summit 2016
CNBC’s 20 world’s hottest start-ups in 2014
Finalist - Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW 50) 2014
For Bloomberg TV interview of Dr. Wilson Wong, click here.
Additional information on Novus Life Science, click here.
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