Born and raised in New York, Gilbert Joa came to Hong Kong in 2011 without any contacts. Since then, Gilbert has been active in the startup community, from the birth of the first accelerator BootHK, to being one of the first 100 members of the co-working space Cocoon.
In 2012, after picking up golf, he started a niche community for golfers which later transitioned into The Hong Kong Prime Golf Society, for which he is the Co-Founder and President. Gilbert is also the 2018 President of Hong Kong MBA Toastmasters Club. Gilbert now teaches his clients how to cultivate business networks that are both sustainable and valuable, even if they are an introvert.
- Company:Global Connection
- Short Bio:Founder & Managing Director