Mei Yi is the General Manager, Malaysia for Peatix, a global mobile ticketing platform which has hosted 60,000 events and mobilized 1.2M tickets. Currently available in 26 countries, event organizers using Peatix include TEDx, MIT Media Lab, Slush Asia, YouTube FanFest and Malaysian Global Innovation and Creativity Centre (MaGIC). Peatix is a post-Series B startup with investors including DG Incubation, SPH Media Fund, Fidelity Growth Partners and 500 Startups.
Mei Yi is responsible for driving the launch and growth of Peatix in Malaysia to empower independent event organisers in creating unique experiences. She works to increase the adoption of Peatix by cultivating vibrant Peatix communities in tech, the arts, music and lifestyle.
Prior to joining Peatix, she had a progressive career in Marketing, Business Planning, Channel Management/Program Management, Sales and Business Development in Singtel, a listed ICT company in Singapore. In Singtel she was responsible for launching and creating an ecosystem in Malaysia for Shopify, a self service ecommerce platform that went IPO in 2015.
Mei Yi holds a Bachelor of Arts (Hons) degree from the National University of Singapore where she graduated with a Eusoff College Medal.
Join us at Startup Weekend Georgetown to be mentored and inspired by Mei Yi on her journey in career. Startup Weekend Georgetown is happening this coming weekend, 16th – 18th October at Wisma Yeap Chor Ee. See you there!