Jeanette Cheah is an award-winning tech and business leader based in Melbourne, and raised across the US, Japan and Australia. As CEO & founder of HEX, she’s dedicated to transforming young people into the innovators the world needs tomorrow.
Jeanette leads tech diversity programs at Monash University, contributes as EIR, mentor, and judge for accelerators like TechStars, Catalysr and RMIT LaunchHUB.
As keynote, MC, guest lecturer or podcaster, Jeanette has picked up the mic for the G20 YEA [Argentina], SXSW for G'Day USA [Austin], Women's Economic Forum [London], Google for Startups [San Francisco], General Assembly [Melbourne], ABC radio, Future Work Summit, SingularityU Australia – and many more.
// Top 100 Innovators List, The Australian, 2022
// Finalist 'Leadership', SBE Impact Awards, 2022
// 40 Under 40 Most Influential Asian Australians; 'Entrepreneurship' Category Winner, 2021
// Finalist, Smart Company 'SMART50 Awards' 2021
// Shortlist, Smart Company 'Business Resilience Awards - Agility' 2020
// Winner, PIEoneer Awards, 'International Employability Impact' 2020
// Winner, GoAbroad.com Awards, 'Innovation in Online Programming' 2020
// Winner, Women In Tech - Global Movement, Lisbon Portugal, 'Ally 2019