Mai Thanh Bình
Mai Thanh Bình is the Vice Chairman of VNLife, a technology company based in Vietnam that is focused on digital ecosystem for the tourism, logistics, and commerce sectors. VNLife’s subsidiary VNPay provides e-payment services to more than 40 banks, five telecommunications companies and 20,000 businesses, and owns the largest QR payment platform in Vietnam.
Prior to VNLife, Bình founded Garena Vietnam (part of NYSE-listed, SEA Limited) in 2009 and grew the company into the leading digital entertainment platform covering gaming and livestreaming services by targeting eSports segment rather than the then-dominant MMORPG. Other than gaming and content, Binh also launched value-added services including: G-café – Internet café management software, AirPay Service – largest payment network in Vietnam serving unbanked customers.
Binh enjoys trekking and outdoor activities. He has climbed most peak in Southeast Asia and Annapurna Circuit (5416m) in Nepal.