If he’d gone into the family business held for six generations back home in Ireland, Alister would be elbow-deep in groceries. Leaving the Emerald Isle for Asia, however, resulted in new pastures in many ways for the young Irishman; after a stint in equity sales and derivative sales trading at Morgan Stanley in London, he’s now a Hong Kong-based fintech entrepreneur. His website, MoneyHero.com.hk, is the city’s largest online comparison portal for credit cards, personal loans, mortgages and insurance products, bringing much-needed transparency to Hong Kong’s overcrowded financial products marketplace. After stints as a ski instructor and a rugby player, it’s the financial playing field Alister has now set his sights on. We predict big things.
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The Gen.T 2016 List
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