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Mr Chris So

Head of Commercial Business Development,
AWS Hong Kong

About Mr Chris So

Chris joined AWS in 2013 as one of core members building the team of AWS Hong Kong. Chris strategically planned and established the local cloud business from the ground up, successfully grew and helped a number of born-in-cloud organizations in their global expansion. Chris also accelerated business innovations with use of Cloud Technologies in key industries such as Media & Entertainment, to evolve from traditional broadcasting/ printing to OTT and all-in digital. Later Chris stepped up to manage the AWS Enterprise Business and continue to help sizable establishments to retire technical debt and enhance customer experience by leveraging capabilities of the AWS Cloud.
He is a trusted advisor, well respected by customers in his technical knowhow, people management and leadership in cultural change in a hierarchical commercial context. Prior to AWS, Chris held several regional and managerial positions in the information technology industry across Greater China for over 16 years.