Notable Alumni - Fred Chong

Master of Engineering Management

Founder and Group CEO of WebTVAsia

Fred Chong

Fred Chong is the founder and Group CEO of WebTVAsia, one of Asia's fastest-growing digital entertainment companies. He attributes innovation and commercialisation of intellectual properties as the key to success as a media entrepreneur and content creator. His biggest motivation is to lead WebTVAsia to become a leading digital entertainment company in Asia which connects the audience, brands, and content creators.

Fred holds a Master in Engineering Management from UC, and also studied Production at the New York Film Academy. He is a frequent speaker in many international film, media, and entertainment conferences where he speaks on the future of the digital entertainment landscape.

"I didn’t know it at the time, but the University of Canterbury ecosystem really helped me build a solid foundation to take on big challenges and the ability to identify new opportunities throughout my career, I will always cherish that experience."