Asia

Chew Choon Keat

SharedCopy.com

Age: 30

Company: SharedCopy creates a platform allowing anyone to annotate and share interesting Web pages.

Education: Advanced diploma in data communications and networking, Ngee Ann Polytechnic; BS, Coventry University

Prior work experience: Worked in various small startups building Web applications, backend software, and interfaces with mobile technology like SMS and MMS

On being an entrepreneur: "Given the opportunity to work on something I love, every day, why not? I'm learning that though a product needs only an idea and speedy execution to get started, it'll require endless experimentation and feedback in order to progress. And it's definitely too early to call me a successful entrepreneur!"