Ray Chan

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Ray Chan is the CEO and co-founder of online humor platform, 9GAG. In 2007, he realized the scope of the internet for development and joined aNobii, an online platform for book lovers acquired by a new venture backed by HMV Group, Harper Collins, Penguin Books and Random House. While working for this firm, he launched 9GAG as a side hustle and in 2011, he quit his job in order to focus on it full-time. Today, 9GAG has grown its audience to 150 million plus. It is Instagram’s most followed entertainment brand, has 38.7 million followers on Facebook and over 15 million followers on Twitter.
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