014 - 9 years in Hong Kong with Managing Director & Co-head of Innovation at HKEX Lukas Petrikas

Lukas Petrikas is Managing Director & Co-head of Innovation at HKEX, where he looks for creative business models and disruptive technology innovations that can deliver value and open new opportunities for HKEX.

During his career, he has been involved in many of the initiatives that have broken new ground for Hong Kong's markets, including the acquisition of London Metal Exchange; Shanghai & Shenzhen Stock Connect; China Bond Connect; and the 2018's listing reform. Prior to HKEX, Lukas was an investment banker at Rothschild London and Hong Kong.

*Note: Lithuanian startup Vinted became and Unicorn, but didn't go public (IPO).

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