Sopheap Lao

Founder & CEO / XNotes Alliance Limited


Sopheap Lao is the founder and CEO of XNotes Alliance Limited, a fintech company based in Hong Kong. The company has developed XNotes Technology, a decentralised transaction system that implements a groundbreaking business-driven, currency-agnostic and energy-efficient approach to blockchain, allowing trusted issuers to create and disseminate their own assets securely in peer-to-peer digital transactions.

Sopheap is a technologist, innovative entrepreneur and a pioneer in Hong Kong's fintech Industry. He has ventured, funded and led many innovative projects since 2002. In 2009, he launched Mobexo, the first QR code-based mobile account and loyalty management. Sopheap started his career as a senior corporate finance and accounting consultant at Atos-Origin and then founded Heuristis Business Consulting in 2000. Sopheap has built a solid reputation among the SAP consultancy community for his ability to lead complex and large projects for major international corporations in more than 20 countries across Europe, the United Kingdom and United States.

He is a regular speaker at conferences on blockchain transaction networks and the convergence of technology and financial services.