Daniel Chun is the General Manager and EVP of Market Innovations at Remotec Technology Limited – a 25-year old pre-IPO company based in Hong Kong, which focuses on smart control systems, home automation and the emerging opportunities in the Internet of Things (IoT) market. Before this appointment, Daniel served in leadership in the third sector, bringing in various innovative products and services to the charity sector.
At Remotec Technology Limited, he invented and founded a product concept, SmartAirCon, that led to winning HK Institution of Engineer’s first ever Smart City IoT product competition. Daniel also serves as an Executive Committee member for the Hong Kong Electronics Technologies Association (www.hketa.org.hk) and leads the Green Committee to develop advocacy programs in creating social and environmental impact around the development and use of technologies. He is also currently the chairman for the Blueprint SIG at Smart City Consortium (www.smartcity.org.hk). In addition, he is a Blue Ocean Strategy trainer and a part-time lecturer at local institutions. He has invented a few product concepts and currently owns a few patent pending for these inventions.
Daniel began his career as a programmer at Hutchison Mobile Data in 1990 and helped launch CompuServe HK. Since Hutchison, Daniel has been a business development professional in telecom and Internet businesses in Asia Pacific (Taiwan Mobile, Iridium, Wharf T&T), a resident-entrepreneur at a venture capital fund in Europe based in Malta and a toy-store owner in Canada.