Djoann co-founded GetLinks in January 2015. A visionary, Asian start-up guru and proud geek, Djoann is passionate about driving social impact and meaningful change in the world using technology. As CEO of GetLinks, funded by Alibaba, SEEK (ASX:SEK), New World Group (HKG:17) and 500 Startups, he oversees operations across 6 countries, leading a team of 17 nationalities over 120 employees.
Djoann has previously worked as Regional Digital Marketing Executive at Rocket Internet GmBH for Lazada - Acquired by Alibaba in 2016. Prior to, he served as Marketing Consultant in EY Shanghai.
While studying Masters in Management at ESCP Europe in Paris, Djoann co-founded La Paillasse, Europe’s largest makerspace. Today Djoann keep close relationships with the technology, hacker and maker space community across US, Europe & Asia.
Djoann is the Regional Organiser for a technology networking event operating in 12 cities across Asia & supporter of Angelhack, the largest hackathon & developer community in the US.
Since 2015, Djoann have been selected as Kairos Fellow, an organisation supported by Rockefeller Family, Richard Branson & Bill Clinton to support the most innovative entrepreneurs below 25 years old
In 2017, Djoann got awarded by Kairos K50 in New York Stock Exchange with 50 most innovative tech companies solving social impact challenges founded by young entrepreneurs worldwide, endorsed by Richard Branson.