En-trak is the winner of the 2017 Jumpstarter Entrepreneurs Fund
November 22, 2017
En-trak has won up to US$1 million in investment from the Alibaba Hong Kong Entrepreneurs Fund’s Jumpstarter 2017 competition. En-trak has beaten 600 competitors in this year's competition to emerge as one of the three winners of this event.
Jumpstarter is the biggest entrepreneur program in Hong Kong led by Alibaba Hong Kong Entrepreneurs Fund, Cyberport Management Company and Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corp. The program supports start-ups and entrepreneurs committed to doing business in Hong Kong. Nearly 600 business plans were pitched by over 2,000 applicants, and only the top three finalists each will receive up to US$1 million of investment from Alibaba Hong Kong Entrepreneurs Fund.
The final six teams made the final pitches on Tuesday, getting 8 minutes to talk about their products and then 4 minutes of questioning by the judging panel. They were evaluated based on their innovation, community impact, market potential and financial performance.
“We are extremely proud and honored to win this competition. This is a strong testament to our team and our continued efforts to build a Smart Building IoT platform to help companies improve their cost and capital efficiency” says Dr. Vincent Chow, Chief Executive Officer of En-trak.
En-trak is an award-winning cleantech company. We design and sell Smart Building IoT enabling platform to help building owners and operators manage and optimize their energy consumption. Our flagship solution En-trak Energy enables users to know where, when and how they are using energy in real-time. With continuous monitoring and advanced analytics, our solution is proven and tested by over 250+ world-class clients including Hong Kong Stock Exchange, Hong Kong Broadband, and Fuji Xerox among others.
We’ve also recently launched our brand-new, patented En-trak Smart Lighting solution designed to help companies and building owners to automate and optimize their office lights.