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Eric Gnock Fah

Co-founder & COO,
Klook

Born and raised in Mauritius and educated in the United States, Eric Gnock Fah is an avid cultural explorer with a multicultural upbringing that taught him to speak seven languages. Before co-founding Klook, Eric worked in investment banking at Morgan Stanley Hong Kong, specializing in consumer retail and travel, and later joined an investment firm.

In 2013, a trip to Nepal with fellow co-founder Ethan Lin and friends helped Eric discover the immense potential of travel experiences booking in Asia. This inspired him to build Klook to better serve the needs of free independent travelers.

At Klook, Eric spearheads the company’s expansion across key regions in APAC and global market. He is instrumental in establishing partnerships with key players of the travel space such as Asia Miles, Hong Kong Tourism Board, AirAsia BIG, Universal Studios and many more. Eric’s leadership contributed significantly to Klook’s rising popularity, tallying more than 5 million trips booked in 2016.

Eric is often covered by world’s leading media including Wall Street Journal, TechCrunch, Forbes, among others. Under his management, Klook is consistently recognized by the media and local governments as one of the region’s startup rolemodels.

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Klook is Asia’s largest in-destination services booking platform. We give travelers a simple, trusted and convenient way to book and enjoy popular attractions, local experiences and services around the world at exclusive prices. Travelers everywhere can easily customize their itineraries on klook.com or on Klook’s award-winning mobile app to satisfy their wanderlust and spontaneity. Each day, we help countless customers savor every moment of their trips with over 10,000 offerings in more than 80 destinations at their fingertips. In 2016 alone, over 5 million trips were booked by travelers from over 30 countries. Klook staff has grown to over 200 across 8 offices in Asia and is backed by reputable investors including Matrix Partners, Sequoia Capital, among others.

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