Mr. Franky Lai is the founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of WiseSpot Group, comprising of WiseSpot Company Limited in Hong Kong, WiseSpot Technology Limited in Taiwan and WiseSpot Product Development Centre in Shenzhen.
A key figure in Greater China’s telecommunication industry, Mr. Lai has over 30 years’ experience in the region’s telecommunication industry, having held senior management positions at major operators in Hong Kong including PCCW, HKCSL, New World Telecom and New World Mobility, before venturing into ICT product and application development using local “home-grown” talent under WiseSpot since 2001.
Mr. Lai has also participated actively in the local ICT industry. He has served as a member of the Hong Kong Trade Development Council ICT Services Advisory Committee between 2011 and 2015. He has also been actively involved with the Communications Association of Hong Kong (CAHK) since 1998, and has been its Vice Chairman since 2006. As Vice Chairman, he has represented CAHK on several cross-organizational collaborations, most notably the 50222 Hiker Tracking Service that involved all mobile carriers, the Hong Kong Police Force, the Civil Aid Service Hong Kong and the Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department, and the Cross Association Task Force for eBanking Security that brought together all fixed and mobile service providers, the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, the Hong Kong Association of Banks and experts from the local academia.