Prior to his appointment as CEO of Operation Hope Foundation, Eugene co-founded and managed start-ups for eight years until the education portfolio was acquired by a listed institution in Dec 2019. Before his entrepreneurship Eugene had more than a decade of fundraising and non-profit management experience in education and healthcare with the public sector. He has an EMBA from the Helsinki School of Economics and majored in neuroscience from the University of Toronto. In his spare time, he enjoys storytelling, playacting, cuddling and chatting with his two wildly imaginative daughters. He believes that saving the world starts with the world we go home to.