Jeanne Lim



Job Title

Co-founder and CEO


beingAI Limited


Hong Kong


English, Cantonese


An entrepreneur, angel investor, startup board member and advisor, NGO director, career marketer. 25 years’ experience in marketing technology products, including social robots, AI characters, and user experience-centric technology products; board member and former CEO and CMO of Hanson Robotics, and co-creator of Sophia the robot. Amateur writer, photographer, designer.

Speaking Topics

  • AI ethics

  • Social Robotics Industry, Humanoids

  • Robots and work

  • Empathy, human contact and future skills

  • How AI will augment your future

  • Empowering young women entrepreneurs

Expert Profile

Jeanne is Co-founder and CEO at beingAI Limited and Nama Institute. Prior to that, she has been the Chief Executive Officer of Hanson Robotics Limited. She was also formerly the Chief Marketing Officer at Hanson Robotics and the Brand Manager and co-character lead of Sophia the Robot. She has over 25 years of business management and marketing experience in the technology industry, having served as the Asia Pacific marketing head for Danaher, Dell, Cisco-Tandberg, 3Com, as well as leading corporate marketing executive for a Silicon Valley-funded internet startup.