Prof. Andy Chun

Regional Director, Technology Innovation

Prof. Andy Chun is a renowned AI pioneer and global tech visionary who has been driving digital innovation for nearly four decades across various industries. He is widely regarded as a leading AI figure in Hong Kong for having created numerous AI systems that enhanced the social welfare, the quality of life, and the economic development of Hong Kong.

He is currently the Regional Director of Technology Innovation at Prudential plc, where he is a global evangelist for the adoption of cutting-edge technologies to improve customer health and wealth. Prior to Prudential, he was the CEO of several tech startups and a Computer Science professor and the CIO at City University of Hong Kong. Prof. Chun is actively involved in community service and is an AI advisor and former Vice-President of the Hong Kong Computer Society, an honorary Adjunct Professor at City University of Hong Kong, and a senior advisor to various Hong Kong Government bodies.

He has been recognized as Hong Kong’s top CIO and one of Greater China’s top five CIOs. He has also received numerous international AI awards for his work.

He holds a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and has completed technology executive MBA training from Boston University.