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Paul Ip
Chief Risk Officer at WeLab Holding


Chief Risk Officer for fintech startup with a demonstrated history of working in Fintech and international banks. Skilled in Retail Lending Risk Management, Operational Risk, Unsecured products P&L, Risk Governance, Big Data Modelling and Analytics etc. Being tech savvy, passionate, persistent and team player. Work experience in both country and regional role. Highly adaptable to geographical and cultural diversity.

Founded in 2013 in Hong Kong, WeLab is reinventing traditional financial services by creating seamless mobile experiences. With its proprietary risk management technology, WeLab effectively analyses unstructured mobile big data within seconds to make credit decisions for individual customers. WeLab operates in both the B2C and B2B segments, under the brand WeLend in Hong Kong as well as consumer finance operations in Mainland China and Indonesia, with over 36 million registered users.

WeLab was named in a KPMG-sponsored report as one of the top 100 FinTech companies in the world – #7 in China and #23 globally – and was ranked by Deloitte as the #1 fastest growing tech company by revenue in Hong Kong and #4 in China.

Agenda Sessions

  • Digital transformation past, present and future: What can the world learn from Asian banking?