Office Hour with Ivan Yuen (BASc '00), Co-Founder & Chief Strategy Officer of Wattpad

Thursday, November 12, 2020 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EST (GMT -05:00)

Students and alumni are invited to participate in an exclusive Office Hour with Waterloo Engineering alumnus Ivan Yuen (BASc '00, Computer Engineering), Co-Founder and Chief Strategy Officer of Wattpad.

During this virtual Office Hour, Ivan Yuen will talk about his experience taking Wattpad from idea to reality, including the many lessons learned along the way. Learn more about what it takes to scale a start-up and Ivan’s tips for other entrepreneurs. Join fellow alumni and students for this virtual office hour to hear Ivan’s story. Please bring your questions! 

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Ivan Yuen (BASc 2000), Co-Founder & Chief Strategy Officer, Wattpad
Ivan Yuen
BASc 2000, Computer Engineering
Co-Founder & Chief Strategy Officer

As Chief Strategy Officer and co-founder, Ivan Yuen focuses on strategic partnerships that align Wattpad’s global business strategy and technology innovations to drive user growth around the world. Prior to Wattpad, Ivan co-founded FeedM8 and served as the company’s CTO. Before that, he was one of the first employees of Tira Wireless, where he helped grow the technical team and developed new and emerging wireless technologies. Ivan graduated from the University of Waterloo with a degree in Computer Engineering and also earned an MBA from the Rotman School of Management.  

Connect with Ivan Yuen on LinkedIn.