We are headed by experienced, cutting-edged pioneers in the field AI. Our founders have been devoted to the technical advancement of speech recombination and deep-learning way before it becomes popular.


Professor Pascale Fung

Chief Scientist

  • Professor at The Hong Kong University of Science & Technology

  • IEEE and ISCA Fellow
  • Member of the Global Future Council on AI and Robotics of the World Economic Forum
  • Former researcher at AT&T Bell Labs, French National Research Centre, BBN Systems and Technologies
  • 157 papers, 15 patents, H-Index 34, citations 3946
  • Cofounded several startups, launching the first Chinese natural language search engine (2001), Best Input Method (Internet World), and the first Chinese smartphone virtual assistant (2010)

Ricky Liu Zhixiong


  • Chairman & Founder of 3NOD Digital Group in Shenzhen
  • MBA from Canada Royal Roads University
  • Voted as “Top 10 businessmen of the Year“, “China’s Most Socially Responsible Entrepreneurs“ and “Top 10 Outstanding Youths of Shenzhen City”

Anik Dey

Co-Founder, Head of Product

  • MPhil, Dept. of ECE, HKUST
  • Managed the marketing, project management and interactive design of the Moodbox, and Zara the Supergirl
  • Engineered the original version of Emi and Zara the Supergirl

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