Angie Lau

Angie Lau is editor-in-chief, CEO, and founder of Forkast.News, a digital media platform founded in 2018, covering all things blockchain and emerging technology at the intersection of business, economy, and finance — from Asia, to the world.

She is an award-winning veteran journalist who interviews newsmakers, CEOs and icons, including the exclusive with Hong Kong Billionaire Li Ka-shing — his first television one-on-one in more than a decade. Lau is a respected thought leader in blockchain technology, leading conversations around the world, including at OECD’s Global Blockchain Policy Forum, World Economic Forum, Global Blockchain Business Council / UN General Assembly, Forbes Summit, Binance Blockchain Week, Paris Blockchain Week Summit, Asia Blockchain Summit, and many others.

Before founding Forkast, Lau anchored Bloomberg TV’s flagship morning show “First Up with Angie Lau” broadcast globally into 350 million homes, offices and trading floors. Her TED Talk “I Am Not Supposed to Be Here” is now a TED Ed Lesson for its global audience of 6.7 million followers.