Ivan Yuen

CSO & Co-Founder, Wattpad

Role: Associate

Site: CDL-Toronto

Stream: Artificial Intelligence

Ivan Yuen is an accomplished serial entrepreneur based in Toronto, Canada. Ivan has a degree in computer engineering from the University of Waterloo and an MBA from the Rotman School of Management. For over 25 years, he has worked with start-ups to use technology to build disruptive, scalable businesses. Ivan co-founded Wattpad, a platform that revolutionized the way people share and discover stories. Wattpad’s rapidly growing global users and influence in entertainment led to its acquisition by Naver, the South Korean internet giant, for more than USD$600 million. Ivan is an active investor with a focus in consumer software, platforms and marketplaces.